Pantone Color-Blocking Report 7 of 10: Jewels to Color-Block With Pantone’s Pink Yarrow



The Pantone Spring 2017 Fashion Color Report provides an overview of designers’ color choices in their new clothing collections. It’s important that jewelers know these seasonal choices, so they can help customers successfully color-block accessories. Here are five ways your peers suggest color-blocking with Pantone’s Pink Yarrow.

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“Tropical and festive, Pink Yarrow is a whimsical, unignorable hue that tempts and tantalizes. Bold, attention-getting, and tempestuous, the lively Pink Yarrow is a captivating and stimulating color that lifts spirits and gets the adrenaline going.” Pantone 

1. Enhance Pink Yarrow’s vibrancy with rich yellow gold.

“The yellow gold of these infinity-style earrings pairs beautifully with the vibrant hues of Pantone’s Pink Yarrow. The earrings add contrast and movement to the standout Pantone color.” —Lauren Garvey, Diamond & Gemstone Senior Product Manager, Stuller

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Earrings in 14k yellow gold with 0.2 ct. t.w. diamonds, $732

2. Pump up Pink Yarrow’s drama with an analogous effect, by using richer reds or pinks.

“The ombré effect of the three gemstones creates a gradient fade into a Pink Yarrow background.” —Jewelmak

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Necklace in 14k yellow gold with 8.3 cts. t.w. rhodolite garnet, 6.5 cts. t.w. zircon, and 3.4 cts. t.w. amethyst, $260

3. Give Pink Yarrow–color outfits an over-the-top feminine vibe with more pink!

“The vibrant color of Pantone’s Pink Yarrow pairs perfectly with radiant rubies.” —Beverly K

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Ring in 14k rose gold with 1.18 ct. t.w. pink sapphires and 0.42 ct. t.w. diamonds, $2,959

4. Wear deep blue with Pink Yarrow to update the colors’ traditional qualities. 

“Project confidence and energy with the new classic combination of pink and blue.” —ELLE Time & Jewelry

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Pendant necklace in silver with a 6.5 ct. lapis and colorless rock crystal quartz doublet, $150

5.  Offset the brightness of Pink Yarrow with a clean, cool silver accessory. 

“Silver shines and shimmers against bright and vivid pink yarrow color! The combination of lustrous silver against the beautiful hue stimulates the spirit and reminds us of spring.” —Frédéric Duclos

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Glitter Tassel earrings in silver, $180

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