The Pantone Color Institute announces the new Color of the Year every year since 2000. It is an important announcement for designers and homeowners alike as it influences color design and color trends for the coming year. This year, the institute has chosen a combination of two shades as the 2021 Colors of the Year. These colors are warm gray and bright yellow, together conveying a message of strength and hopefulness.
The PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray and PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating are two independent colors, expressing the color mood for 2021. According to the official website, PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating is a bright and cheerful yellow sparkling with vivacity, a warming yellow shade imbued with solar power.
On the other hand, PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray is representative of solid and dependable elements that are everlasting and provide a firm foundation. This color quietly assures, encouraging feelings of composure, steadiness, and resilience.
Practical and rock solid but warming and optimistic at the same time, the union of PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray + PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating evokes togetherness and positivity. These colors would enlighten people with hope and endurance to rise above the uncertainties in the future.