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Pantone Unveils Fashion Color Report Fall 2012

02/14/12    Sara McLean  |  specs+spaces Editor, Dunn-Edwards Corporation, Allied Member ASID, CMG

Fashion+Color! Pantone just released their fashion color report for fall 2012, which showcases designers’ use of color in their upcoming collections. The report was announced the first day of New York Fashion Week and showcases the top 10 colors for women’s and men’s fashion for fall 2012, along with designer sketches, quotes and headshots.

"By playing to consumers' practical side with versatile neutrals, and boosting their confidence with bold, spirited hues, this skillfully balanced palette has something for everyone," said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®.

PANTONE Top 10 Women's Fashion Fall 2012 Colors 
19-4056 Olympian Blue
17-1463 Tangerine Tango
18-5338 Ultramarine Green
17-4014 Titanium
15-1142 Honey Gold
18-2133 Pink Flambe'
16-3817 Rhapsody
14-1506 Rose Smoke
19-1012 French Roast
14-0445 Bright Chartreuse

PANTONE Top 10 Men's Fashion Fall 2012 Colors
19-1012 French Roast
19-4056 Olympian Blue
15-1143 Honey Gold
17-1463 Tangerine Tango
18-5338 Ultramarine Green
17-4014 Titanium
19-1652 Rhubarb
14-0445 Bright Chartreuse
16-3304 Sea Fog
12-0304 Whitecap Gray

The report is available for download at

To read more on Pantone color and learn more about Lee Eiseman, Executive Director of Pantone's Color Institute, and

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