Color Intelligence - Pantone Color Institute Releases Fashion Color Trend Report Spring/Summer 2019 For New York Fashion Week

Pantone Color Institute Releases Fashion Color Trend Report Spring/Summer 2019 For New York Fashion Week

Playful expressionism encourages an unrestrained and experimental approach to color

CARLSTADT, N.J., September 5, 2018 – Pantone LLC, a global authority on color and provider of professional color standards for the design industries, today announced the Pantone Fashion Color Trend Report Spring/Summer 2019 edition for New York Fashion Week. Published for the fashion industry by the Pantone Color Institute, a trend forecasting and color consultancy, this season’s report features the top 12 stand out colors, as well as current takes on the four classic neutrals we can expect to see from fashion designers on the runway as they reveal their highly anticipated spring/summer collections.

According to Pantone Color Institute’s color experts, spring/summer 2019 reflects our desire to face the future with empowering colors that provide confidence and spirit; colors that are uplifting; joyful hues that lend themselves to playful expressionism and take us down a path of creative and unexpected combinations.

“The mindset for Spring/Summer 2019 underscores our desire for color that transcends seasonality and brings together high fashion and street style,” said Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute. “Vibrant without being overpowering, highlighted shades for both men’s and women’s fashion illustrate our desire for authenticity and our continued need for creativity and relatable, accessible design.”

About the Spring/Summer 2019 NYFW Color Palette:

Lively hues supported by an array of reliable classics defines the spring/summer 2019 color story for men’s and women’s fashion.

PANTONE 17-1564 Fiesta
A festive orange red, Fiesta radiates energy, passion and excitement.
PANTONE 19-1862 Jester Red
Adding depth and intensity, Jester Red combines rich elegance with urbanity.
PANTONE 15-1264 Turmeric
Turmeric is an enlivening orange that infuses a hint of pungency into the palette.
PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral
Living Coral is an affable and animating shade whose golden undertone gives it a softer edge.
PANTONE 18-2045 Pink Peacock
The tantalizingly theatrical Pink Peacock fans out to a feast for the eyes.
PANTONE 17-0542 Pepper Stem
Zesty yellow-green Pepper Stem encourages our desire for nature’s healthy bounty.
PANTONE 13-0850 Aspen Gold
Brightening our day, sunny Aspen Gold stimulates feelings of joy and good cheer.
PANTONE 19-4150 Princess Blue
Princess Blue, a majestic royal blue hue, glistens and gleams.
PANTONE 18-1031 Toffee
Deliciously irresistible, tasteful Toffee whets the appetite.
PANTONE 15-0960 Mango Mojito
The golden yellow Mango Mojito feeds our craving for pleasant comforts.
PANTONE 18-0416 Terrarium Moss
Terrarium Moss conjures up thoughts of flourishing foliage and the physical beauty in the natural world.
PANTONE 14-2808 Sweet Lilac
An endearing pink infused lavender, Sweet Lilac’s easy and gentle manner quietly charms.

About the Spring/Summer 2019 Neutrals:

There will always be a need for structure in everyday fashion. This season’s classics work well on their own or serve as a foundation for distinctive color contrasts.

PANTONE 13-0919 Soybean
Subtle Soybean naturally appeals as a reliable and versatile neutral.
PANTONE 19-3810 Eclipse
A deep blue redolent of the midnight sky, thoughtful Eclipse is both serious and mysterious.
PANTONE 11-0106 Sweet Corn
Sweet Corn tempts with its soft and buttery attitude.
PANTONE 19-0805 Brown Granite
Grounded and strong, Brown Granite is understated, authentic and timeless.

Adobe Stock x Pantone Fashion Color Trend Report

To support the Fashion Color Trend Report Spring/Summer 2019, Pantone has partnered with Adobe Stock to curate a collection of images that reflect the palette of 12 top fashion colors as well as the 4 core shades. With more than 125 million visual assets, Adobe Stock enables powerful storytelling and allows creatives to elevate their work. It also offers an amazing resource for visual inspiration and creative development. Click here to view the Adobe Stock x Pantone Fashion Color Trend Report gallery.

About Fashion Color Trend Report

The colors featured in the semi-annual Pantone Fashion Color Trend Report are selected from the Pantone Fashion, Home + Interiors Color System, the most widely used and recognized color standards system for fashion, textile, home and interior design. Each season, the Pantone Color Institute issues the Pantone Fashion Color Trend Report as semi-annual color trend forecasts for the upcoming season, highlighting the top colors you can expect to see at New York Fashion Week and London Fashion Week. The Pantone Fashion Color Trend Report serves as a color reference throughout the season for fashion enthusiasts, reporters and retailers.

About The Pantone Color Institute™

The Pantone Color Institute is a consulting service within Pantone that forecasts global color trends and advises companies on color in brand identity and product development, for the application and integration of color as a strategic asset. Recognized around the world as a leading source of color information through seasonal trend forecasts, custom color development, and palette recommendations for product and corporate identity, Pantone Color Institute partners with global brands to leverage the power, psychology and emotion of color in their design strategy.

About Pantone

Pantone provides a universal language of color that enables color-critical decisions through every stage of the workflow for brands and manufacturers. More than 10 million designers and producers around the world rely on Pantone products and services to help define, communicate and control color from inspiration to realization – leveraging advanced X-Rite technology to achieve color consistency across various materials and finishes for graphics, fashion and product design. Pantone Standards feature digital and physical color specification and workflow tools. The Pantone Color Institute™ provides customized color standards, brand identity and product color consulting as well as trend forecasting inclusive of Pantone Color of the Year, Fashion Runway Color Trend Reports, color psychology and more. Pantone B2B Licensing incorporates the Pantone Color System into different products and services, enabling licensees to communicate and reproduce approved Pantone values and improve efficiencies for their users. Pantone Lifestyle brings color and design together across apparel, home, and accessories. Learn more at and connect with Pantone Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn.

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