Eiseman delivers Pantone color forecast
January 30, 2008,
Las Vegas -- Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of Pantone, Inc. previewed what she called one of the most directional furniture palettes in the ever-evolving home furnishings design world during her Las Vegas Market presentation here.
Eiseman described eight key modes in the Pantone 2008 forecast:
ReCollections – tapestry blues and muted blue greens, elegant champagne and warm peachy tones;
High Profile - pristine white, ebony black, rich browns or silvery grays accented by fuchsia, royal purple, glimmering gold and silver;
Ethnic Chic -- deep purple paired with misted yellow and stone grays, while burnt orange is juxtaposed against vibrant blue and brunette browns;
Chinoiserie -- quiet violet with muted lime, cameo pink and hushed greens with a traditional touch of an antiqued Chinese red;
Agrestic -- bruschetta browns, tender greens or warming golden yellows with an unexpected accent of a vibrant pink;
Wellspring -- blues and aquas highlighted effervescent undersea green, violet and indigo;
Savories -- decadent chocolate and daiquiri green, with dollops of appetizing brights;
Nuances -- combinations such as rose paired with earthy browns, or reddish plums highlighted with a green-tinged bronze tone.
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