Colour of 2011: Honeysuckle Pink


Every year Pantone comes out with its colour of the year. While 2010 was a serene shade of turquoise, 2011 is a more vibrant, energetic shade — PANTONE Honeysuckle 18-2120. Another perfect wedding colour, this bright pink is described as “A dynamic reddish pink, Honeysuckle is encouraging and uplifting. It elevates our psyche beyond escape, instilling the confidence, courage and spirit to meet the exhaustive challenges that have become part of everyday life.”

There are so many ways you could incorporate this shade into your wedding day. If you’re thinking about it for your bridesmaids, you’ll definitely have to check out Dessy who works with Pantone to help brides find their perfect colour match for bridesmaid, special-occasion and flower-girl dresses. This shade is one of the 200 included in their colours, so if you love it, you can definitely include it in your wedding! Other ways to include this pretty shade? Your wedding cake, reception, flowers or even your beauty look — think lipstick, blush or even your nails!

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