The Colour of the Year: Radiant Orchid

After searching the world for colour influencers Pantone has named 2014's most important colour Radiant Orchid.  Radiant orchid dyeing projectsExpect to see much more of this beautiful colour throughout home decor and fashion.

“An enchanting harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones, Radiant Orchid inspires confidence and emanates great joy, love and health. It is a captivating purple, one that draws you in with its beguiling charm.”

[From Pantone]

Radiant orchid will look great with the colours that you already have in your wardrobe and home.  Try adding a pop of 2014's colour of the year with neutrals like black, navy, grey or beige.  Get a fresh look when you add radiant orchid to white.  Other shades of purple or pink will create a monochromatic look when combined with radiant orchid.   Mixing bold hits of red, yellow or blue together with radiant orchid will create a more saturated look that is sure to get attention.  

Purple #2 and Dark Plum #3 fabric dyes may be combined or used alone in different intensities, to create the perfect shade of radiant orchid to suit your unique style.  

Dye cotton, linen, silk, nylon, acetate, rayon, wool, spandex and viscose, in any washing machine or by hand; transform clothes, home décor fabrics and accessories with fabric dye each season. Every dye colour intensity is completely customizable, the colour guide has more information. Easily add more of the colours that are popular or classic for each time of year.

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