Move over emerald! Tangerine Tango, you’re officially retro! Today global color authority Pantone announced its official shade for 2014: Radiant Orchid. A “captivating, magical, enigmatic purple”, Radiant Orchid was spotted all over the spring 2014 runways along with a gorgeous spectrum of pink and purple hues too. Feeling inspired? Incorporate the trending tint into your wardrobe with our six punchy picks.
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“An invitation to innovation, Radiant Orchid encourages expanded creativity and originality, which is increasingly valued in today’s society.” - Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute
Asymmetrical Wrap Dress
Ideal for both work and play, Mason’s asymmetrical dress is a savvy option for those truly on board with this It color.
Wool Crepe Pants
Preen by Thorton Bregazzi, $960
Team these bold Preen trousers with a crisp button-up and a sparkling statement necklace—maj!
Venessa Arizaga, $495
Packed with texture and adorned with eye-catching gemstones, this orchid ornament is undeniably on our holiday wishlists.
Vince Camuto, $198
Rock Pantone’s It hue of 2014 while on the go à la Vince Camuto’s impactful metallic crossbody.
Top off this punchy purple polish with a sheer coat of sparkles for party-ready results.
Sport this open-back blouse during your next night out with leather leggings and pointy pumps.