For this coming year of 2016 Pantone has chosen a duo of marvelous colors to flow side by side as inspiration for the future. Now feast your eyes at the colors of the year, Rose Quartz and Serenity!

For the first time ever Pantone has blended two shades for the Color of the Year. These colors are a much softer and peaceful mood that sheds light on the upcoming year.

Pantone’s research found that consumer is seeking an antidote to modern day stress welcoming colors that create reassurance and security.

This combination also challenges traditional perceptions of color association.

Whether in soft or hard surface material, the pairing of Rose Quartz and Serenity brings calm and relaxation. Appealing in all finishes, matte, metallic and glossy, the engaging combo joins easily with other mid-tones including greens and purples, rich browns, and all shades of yellow and pink. Add in silver or hot brights for more splash and sparkle.

Now get out there and let these inspirational colors guide your artistic interior design choices!