Last year's Pantone color of the year was turquoise
because of its calming effect (much-needed after a tumultuous 2009).
This year, they're forecasting a way more vibrant color:
According to Pantone Color Institute
Executive Director Leatrice Eiseman,
“In times of stress, we need something to lift our spirits.
Honeysuckle is a captivating,
stimulating color that gets the adrenaline going
– perfect to ward off the blues."
It's already been on the red carpet,
as you'll see below,
and it's showing up in various of shades of cute items right now!
Pac Sun Tee
Forever 21 Necklace
Wet Seal Ruffle Pump
Kate Spade Bangle
Old Navy Sweater
Ebags Drawstring Bag
Marc Jacobs Earrings