Classic Blue Is Pantone Color of the Year

Pantone Color Institute has announced its color of the year for 2020, and it’s an elegant, timeless hue. Classic Blue beat out the competition to represent what Pantone believes will be the prevailing visual style in industries such as fashion, graphic design, product packaging and home furnishings during the year ahead.

Interestingly, the actual color is a fabric color (Pantone 19-4052). The closest equivalent Pantone color using pigments is PMS-2154. Keep this classic, peaceful color in mind when discussing design trends with your customers in 2020. You can count on Independent Folders to be your partner in helping them make an impact through print.