Pantone has announced it, the Classic blue (Pantone 19-4052 Classic Blue) will be the color of the year 2020.
On December 5, 2019, the world reference in colorimetry, Pantone announced on its Instagram account that the color of the year will be blue, and more exactly Pantone 19-4052 Classic Blue.
« Inspiring serenity, trust and sharing, this immutable shade of blue underscores our desire for reliable and stable foundations on which to build on the threshold of a new era. » These are the words of Pantone to describe the mood of this color.
And you, will you be using the Classic blue this year?
Meaning of blue
Blue generally means dream, wisdom, serenity, truth, loyalty, or freshness. The use of this color can therefore inspire confidence in your designs and illustrations. But beware all the same, blue also means melancholy.
The representations that we make of blue are the ocean, the sky, or the flowers (blueberry).
Be sure to use the color blue sparingly so as not to darken the room.
Association of ideas
From the sea to the sky, passing by nature. Here is a selection of ideas for using blue.