Trends: Radiant Orchid - 2014 It Color

Pantone (global color authority) yesterday announced the 2014 color of the year... Radiant Orchid. This spring-like hue is captivating, magical, enigmatic and is a blend of fuchsia, pink and purple undertones. As stated by Leatrice Eisman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, "the color inspires confidence and emanates great joy, love and health."  The rosy undertones of Radiant Orchid will quickly make its way across industries inspiring fashion, beauty, home decor and design.

Get inspired by the "2014 It Color" and incorporate the pieces shown in layout at top, to spruce up your wardrobe for the holiday season.

In Beauty

The color is very versatile, and can be blended with both cool and warm makeup colors, as well as flatters any hair, eye and skin tones. The versatile color which is has already made its way into makeup lines, livens up the skin and pairs well with reds for a seductive look.
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In Fashion

The color is an expressive, creative and embracing purple whose rosy undertones will radiate on the skin and produce a healthy glow for both men and women. The color was seen on the Spring 2014 runways and is finding its way on the red carpet. Wear with neutrals such as grays, beige and taupe, to re-energize and give them new life.

Shop the the looks below from my Keaton Row Lookbook here>>>

 Look 1: Office Holiday Party
Tibi Simona Jacquard Top Halogen® Sequin Stripe Ponte Skirt (Regular & Petite)Diane von Furstenberg 'Bianca' Mesh & Leather PumpAdia kibur Geometric Colorful Gemstone NecklaceKate Spade New York 'metro Patchwork' Leather Strap Watch, 34mm
Look 2: Casual Night Out
La Marque Funnel Neck Leather JacketThree dots Lightweight Viscose TurtleneckBlank denim Skinny JeansCollection XIIX Knit Infinity ScarfDolce Vita 'Ellen' BootGorjana Perry II Large Clutch
Look 3: Gala Gorgeous
Elizabeth and James Cropped Elijah JacketIvy & Blu for Maggy Boutique Suzi Chin for Maggy Boutique Ruched Faux Wrap Dress (Regular & Petite)Badgley Mischka 'Pila' PumpNordstrom Pavé Link BraceletAnya hindmarch Valorie Clutch
Look 4: Dinner with the Girls
ASOS Foil Faux Fur Edge To Edge Jacket Calvin Klein Embellished Collar TopASOS Pants in Straight LegVince Celeste d'Orsay PumpsTopshop Faux Patent Leather Clutch
Look 5: Press Party
 La Marque Funnel Neck Leather JacketParker 'Carson' Embellished TopMICHAEL Michael Kors 'Sexy' Ankle Pants (Regular & Petite)Ivanka Trump 'Fresh' PumpRebecca Minkoff 'M.A.B. - Medium' Tote
Featured Designers/Brands:
La Marque / Ivanka Trump / Adia Kibur / Suzi Chin / Collection XIIX / Rebecca Minkoff / Tibi / ASOS / Vera Moore / Butter London
Thanks to Vera Moore Cosmetics for partnering with us on today's article.