Pantone Colour of 2016 Is Here!

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Pantone the colour experts have announced their colour of 2016 and it is….drumroll please…..Rose Quartz and Serenity. These are nothing but very pale shades of pink and blue. Now these colours might seem too pastel and too summery for the otherwise bright and vibrant Indian wedding scenes…but if you are the type of couple who likes to go with trends then read on, we have plenty of inspiration for you!

For the men

Rose quartz is just the right amount of pink for men. For your reception, pair a simple blue shirt with a Rose Quartz blazer or you could go for Serenity coloured pants with rose shirt. For a formal evening like the Sangeet Night, go for a white shirt with light serenity coloured suit and Rose quartz bowtie. For traditional wear, try and get a Kurta in rose quartz and get it embellished with serenity coloured buttons or embroidery.

Pantone colour of 2016 for Indian weddings

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Pantone colour of 2016 for Indian weddings

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For women

You could try getting your Lehenga stitched with a rose quartz skirt and serenity blouse or a sari in that combo. The sky is the limit for women literally-there is absolutely no reason you should shy from this pretty pastel combo.

Pantone colour of 2016 for Indian weddings

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Fabrics

Go for lace, nylon, silk, satin chiffon or georgette.

Makeup

Brides and bridesmaids to be can look forward to pairing these amazing pastel shades. Both colours are highly wearable and you can choose to make your eyes or lips bold using either shade. The smokey eye is also very much possible using these shades. Add a hint of shimmer to your overall makeup, do not forget the kajal and you are good to go!

Accessories

Pantone colour of 2016 for Indian weddings

Go for serenity coloured shoes or handbags. Pastel pink satchels and potlis work well with traditional bridal wear and you can also go for single stone earrings, rings or an intricate watch in Rose Quartz.

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