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Color Trends: Greenery

by Margaret Penney | January 24, 2017

The renowned color authority Pantone revealed its Color of the Year for 2017—Greenery, a bright, cheerful, chock full of life green. Greenery speaks of our environment and is a fantastic choice at a time when caring and appreciation for our natural world is of the utmost importance.

To get an idea of how to apply this healthy green in your own projects, let’s look at some designers who celebrate the vibrant hue.

Mobile Application Screen

By Anastasiia Sobolieva

Greenery Pantone Boards

by Sara Petrella

Pantone Greenery Hex

by Ashley Wann

Greenery Boards

by Laura Urias Contreras


The Greenery Year

by Camilla Locatelli

Color Trends Video

by Mary Tadito




Margaret Penney is the Managing Editor of Notes on Design. Margaret is a teacher, designer, writer and new media artist and founder of Hello Creative Co.


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