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subdued

Bravo to coco+kelley who recently did a week of color predictions for 2009. I'm going to attempt a little summary here. Looks like colors are subdued overall: barely blushes, nudes, grays and ball jar glass blues.

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And then there are a few pops, striking out here and there: garnet/coral, jade/emerald ...

mimosa

Ending with the Pantone® Color of the Year pick, 14-0848 Mimosa – a bold, saturated yellow. And a Spring 2009 palette below.

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photo credits: Claudia Schultz / Anthropologie / Saipua / maxarlo / saulgm / ddiddykang / Amy Butler / PRODUCTe