2010 Color of the Year - Turquoise

PANTONE, the world's leading color expert, has announced that PANTONE 15-5519 aka Turquoise is 2010's Color of the Year.  According to their research, Turquoise "inspires thoughts of soothing tropical waters and a comforting escape from the everyday trouble of the world, while at the same time restoring our sense of wellbeing."

So does this mean Turquoise will be the hot color for weddings and special events in 2010?  Take a look at few of the endless possiblities for using Turquoise in your wedding or special event palette...

Turquoise & Purple


via Primadonna Bride

Turquoise & Black

via Snippet and Ink

Turquoise & Orange

via fashion bailout

Turquoise & Red

via Wedding Nouveau

Not a fan of Turquoise for your special day?   PANTONE's palette of hot picks for 2010 also include Tomato Puree, Fusion Coral, Violet, Tuscany, Aurora, Amparo Blue, Pink Champagne, Dried Herb and Eucalyptus.  Take a look..

Enjoy!

xoxo  lisa

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