Color Report 8 of 10: 5 Jewels to Color-Block With Pantone’s Celosia Orange

The Pantone Spring 2014 Fashion Color Report provides an overview of fashion designers’ color choices in their new collections. The colors are important for jewelers to know so they can help customers color-block accessories. Here are five ways to color-block with Pantone’s Celosia Orange.

Pantone's Celosia Orange

PANTONE 17-1360 Celosia Orange

This slightly subdued orange looks gorgeous with pink as well as smokier tones.

1. Accessorize Celosia Orange–colored garments with pink for an analogous color effect.

Omi Prive pink sapphire earrings

Earrings in 18k gold with 1.2 cts. t.w. pink sapphires and 0.21 ct. t.w. diamond, $6,625; Omi Privé

Pamella Roland sketch for Pantone

Outfit by Pamella Roland by Pamella DeVos

(Image courtesy of Pantone)

2. Adorn Celosia Orange with darker colors to make a more subdued statement.

Ring with hemative from Samuel B.

Ring in sterling silver with 18k gold and 19.25 ct. hematite and 0.24 ct. t.w. black sapphires, $495; Samuel B.

Sketch by Bibhu Mohapatra for Pantone

Dress by Bibhu Mohapatra

(Image courtesy of Pantone)

3. Dress Celosia Orange in gold for a foolproof classic look.  

Carrera y Carrera gold band

Band from Ruedo collection in 18k yellow gold with 0.35 ct. t.w. diamonds, $4,700; Carrera y Carrera

4. Another analogous option for Celosia Orange from the other side of the color wheel: blue and purple.

Margery Hirschey gold ring with beryl

Ring in 22k gold with an 18.5 ct. t.w. beryl, $3,585; Margery Hirschey

WHIT NY spring 2014

Garment by Whit NY

(Image courtesy of Pantone)

5. Break up print pattern with a Celosia Orange–colored jewel.

Orianne Collins necklace with citrine

Flower Stream necklace in 18k gold with 28.67 cts. t.w. citrine, $12,715; Orianne Collins Jewellery

Rebecca Minkoff sketch for Pantone

Ensemble by Rebecca Minkoff

(Image courtesy of Pantone)

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