The Color of the Year is Classic Blue

Color authority Pantone announced the much-anticipated color of the year last month, revealing classic blue as the shade that ushers in a new decade. 

“Instilling calm, confidence, and connection, this enduring blue highlights our desire for a dependable and stable foundation on which to build as we cross the threshold into a new era,” according to Pantone.

We can’t lie: We were hoping for a zestier hue, but the great thing about neutrals (yes, it’s a neutral) is that they look good with so many other colors. Here’s what we’ll be pairing classic blue with this year:

is an assistant editor at 425 magazine. Email her.
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