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Pantone Color of the Year

At the end of 2021, I learned about the “Pantone Color of the Year”. For 2022, it was a lovely Periwinkle and I used it to begin picking fabrics for this quilt…

Needless to say, I was anxiously awaiting the revelation of the 2023 Color of the Year, and I was NOT disappointed.

It is the very exciting VIVA MAGENTA….

I immediately started looking thru some of our travel photos, trying the match the color to Viva Magenta…..

and found these beauties……

And look at these two for a contrasting color to add in……

….or this one for a darker Magenta to add to it……

Now I cant wait to get into my stash and see what I can come up with!!

Is this a color that you would ever use???

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2 thoughts on “Pantone Color of the Year

    1. I did a fabric pull the other day and was surprised that I didn’t have tons of them either. But, I see this more as an accent color so a little bit will go a long way!!

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