It's the time of year where anyone who does anything in the design world is forecasting design trends, and like clockwork we know that January means Pantone will be anouncing their colour of the year along with a host of design blogs publishing their own take. According to photo agency shutterstock, Lush Lava, Aqua Menth and Phantom Blue are on trend and Pantone have anounced that Classic Blue is their colour of the year.
The Blues - From 'classic' blue chip suggested by Pantone to the more purple tinged electric colours that shutterstock suggest: here are our pics from the freeimages collection:
Soft Aquamarine colours and muted natural tones, contrast with current trends in vibrant neon and electronica:
Hot Oranges, Muted Oranges
Creating highlights of colour againt the muted blues is a classic colour combination with ocre and rust oranges