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Pantone Dedicates Two Shades to Ukraine – Main Colours of 2022 Are ‘Free’ Blue and ‘Energetic’ Yellow

08 March 2022: At the end of 2021, the Pantone Color Institute chose “Very Peri” as the trending colour for 2022, describing it as a new shade of blue with purple-red undertones (17-3938). And now, post the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Pantone has chosen the new main colours of 2022. These are the shades of yellow and blue called “free” blue and “energetic” yellow to signify the colours of the Ukrainian flag. As an illustration for the same, Pantone unveiled a picture of sunflowers against a blue sky along with a picture with the flag of Ukraine.

The institute has been defining the main colour for each year since 2000. The Pantone Color Institute is Pantone’s research centre dedicated to experimenting with colour and its impact on industries such as fashion, printing, design, advertising, film and more.

Displaying a carefree confidence and a daring curiosity that animates our creative spirit, inquisitive and intriguing PANTONE 17-3938 Very Peri helps us to embrace this altered landscape of possibilities, opening us up to a new vision as we rewrite our lives. Rekindling gratitude for some of the qualities that blue represents complemented by a new perspective that resonates today, PANTONE 17-3938 Very Peri places the future ahead in a new light.

We are living in transformative times. PANTONE 17-3938 Very Peri is a symbol of the global zeitgeist of the moment and the transition we are going through. As we emerge from an intense period of isolation, our notions and standards are changing, and our physical and digital lives have merged in new ways.

Digital design helps us to stretch the limits of reality, opening the door to a dynamic virtual world where we can explore and create new colour possibilities. With trends in gaming, the expanding popularity of the metaverse and rising artistic community in the digital space PANTONE 17-3938 Very Peri illustrates the fusion of modern life and how colour trends in the digital world are being manifested in the physical world and vice versa.

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