• Follow Today

Take a peek at Pantone's top 10 colors for spring 2017

  • Share this —
/ Source: TODAY
By Julie Pennell

As designers showcased their upcoming looks for Spring 2017 at New York’s Fashion Week earlier this month, color experts at the Pantone Color Institute were taking notes. The company just released its top 10 colors in fashion, consisting of the hues that stole the spotlight on the runway.

And just because fashion is highlighted in this report doesn’t mean these colors are just for clothing. Many of them would look gorgeous in a home setting. Thinking about getting a jump start on updating your walls and decor for 2017?

Here’s the forecast for which colors will be big for spring:

PANTONE 17-4123 Niagara

NiagaraPantone

PANTONE 13-0755 Primrose Yellow

Primrose YellowPantone

PANTONE 19-4045 Lapis Blue

Lapis BluePantone

RELATED: How to create beautiful budget art from your closet

PANTONE 17-1462 Flame

FlamePantone

PANTONE 14-4620 Island Paradise

Island ParadisePantone

PANTONE 13-1404 Pale Dogwood

“One of the things that we saw this year [at Fashion Week], was a renewed sense of imagination in which color was appearing in context that was different than the traditional,” said Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute, in a press release issued to TODAY Home.

“Reminiscent of the hues that surround us in nature, our Spring 2017 Fashion Color Report evokes a spectrum of emotion and feeling.” Additional colors include:

Pale DogwoodPantone

PANTONE 15-0343 Greenery

GreeneryPantone

PANTONE 17-2034 Pink Yarrow

Pink YarrowPantone

PANTONE 18-0107 Kale

KalePantone

PANTONE 14-1315 Hazelnut

HazelnutPantone

RELATED: These colorful front doors add instant curb appeal

She added that designers used color in playful, yet thoughtful combinations on the runway that captured the “promises, hope and transformation that we yearn for each spring.” Considering we’re only at the start of fall and already fantasizing about warmer months, we’re ready to get this color party started now!

Below, see some room inspiration in colors similar to the top hues for spring:

Children's bedroom featuring a hue similar to Pantone's Pale DogwoodPia Ulin for Domino

(Domino magazine)

These cabinets are painted in a shade similar to Pantone's "Greenery"Behr/ Country Living

(Country Living)

RELATED: A new color has been discovered — and it's beautiful

A room featuring colors similar to Hazelnut + Lapis BlueJenny Gage and Tom Betterton for Domino

(Domino magazine)

This kitchen's countertops have a similar hue to Pantone's "Island Paradise"Lucas Allen/ Country Living

(Country Living)

RELATED: Easy tips for adding colorful rugs to any room in your house

Ombre stairs featuring a hue similar to FlameLaure Joliet for Domino

(Domino magazine)

Which color is your favorite? Tell us in a comment below.

MORE FROM