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2015 in Marsala


This deep brown-red colour is not to everybody’s taste, but it is actually very versatile.   Some call it elegant and classy. Others have only one word for it: yuck.   However, let’s not dismiss out of hand the colour Pantone people declared as the colour of 2015.   Marsala is a town in Sicily […]

Colour me purple

Expect to see purple just about everywhere next year, for Pantone Color Institute has proclaimed radiant orchid as the star colour of 2014.   Every December, Pantone ushers in the new in colour. Last year it was emerald green. The year before that, it was a shade of reddish-orange dubbed tangerine tango. In 2011, the […]