This week Pantone released its spring 2018 Pantone Fashion Color Trend Report, a roundup of red-hot hues fashion designers showing at New York Fashion Week are incorporating into their collections for the coming season.
Spring’s shades are an alluring mash-up of acid brights and powdery shades that border on the pastel (much like the infamous Millennial Pink).
Here are the color authority’s picks for spring:
In its report, Pantone also calls out four hues it’s dubbing its core classic colors for the season. How are classic colors seasonal, you ask? Pantone explains it this way: “For many consumers, classic color is the mainstay of the wardrobe and the foundational core upon which they start building their own personal style. The core classic shades play a critical role in any wardrobe, and we wanted to highlight the nuance of these classic colors for the spring 2018 season.”
Here are the core classic shades du jour:
(All images courtesy of Pantone)