The PANTONE Color of the Year 2019 is Living Coral (PANTONE 16-1546 ): a vibrant coral hue with a golden undertone that energizes, embraces us with warmth and provides comfort. Symbolizing our innate need for optimism and joyful pursuits, PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral embodies our desire for playful expression.
If you think that marble has nothing to so with it, think again!
First of all, there are many qualities of marble in pinkish / coral tones: Liberty Pink marble (Itay), Breccia rosato (Italy) , Alba rosa (Italy) , Rosa Patara marble (Turkey), Spider Pink marble (China), Marmarit Pink world (Iran) , Rosa do norte marble ( Brazil), Estremoz Picasso ( Portugal), Udaipu\r Pink marble (India), Venus rosa marble (Greece) and many others.
Pink / coral terrazzo is also becoming popular. The Venetian terrazzo is a type of Italian flooring typical of the Venetian area composed of chips of marble, granite and quartz with a diameter of up to 40 mm, poured with cementitious binder mixed with fine grit.
Then, designers have already worked to merge marble mania with the color of the year! Here are some of Living Coral marble pattern products that will energize your 2019.
1. Coral marble xbox skin by Skinit (Source @skinit Instagram)
2. Coral Blush Marble Phonecase by Uma Prabhakar Gokhale on Artscase
1.Coral and coral marble nails by NAF! salon (source @nafsalon Instagram)
2. Coral Marble nails by Vanessa Gascon (sourse: @myblackpolish Instagram)
1. Coral Terrazzo pattern clock by anitabellajantz on Redbubble
2. Terrazzo beads + coral trapezoid necklace by Oliver Bonas
The Pantone Color Institute
The Pantone Color Institute chooses every year a “Color of the Year” based on trends in fashion, technology, as well as in entertainment and art. For 20 years, Pantone’s Color of the Year has influenced brands in product development and consumers in purchasing decisions in multiple industries.