Trending colors for 2017

Trending colors in 2017 are nostalgic, cold, bold and audacious as the same time. They colonize the dark and valorize the night.

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The following sources offer interesting hues and intent stories:

Create a palette for Nasqueron

For Nasqueron, I prepared a palette inspired from this story, with some input from other sources linked above. This is especially welcome as we need a small site to explain the community and launch it.

Colors identified as trending in 2017

Inspiration

At the painting brand Sherwin-Williams, one of their forecasts is called “noir” and is described as:

It’s among our most precious commodities: night. We’re craving a refuge from urban streetlights and glowing screens, space to turn our gaze inward and recharge the spirit. Mindful melancholy is fueling a new romanticism marked by medieval patterns, revived customs and bittersweet beauty. The Dutch masters knew the secret: dark hues set a dramatic stage for sensuous luster. This palette is rich with vineripe fruits, Nordic blues, moody neutrals and golden yellows.

Colors used

This palette offers 5 colors:

  • #44484D (cyberspace gray)
  • #2B3441 (Anchors Aweigh blue)
  • #5587A2 (Niagara blue — Pantone 17-4123)
  • #F6D258 (Primrose yellow — Pantone 13-0755)
  • #67947D (unidentified classy green from this photo)

Current prototypes

This palette is currently under evaluation for the following prototypes:

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