2017 Pantone Color Of The Year – Greenery

 Pantone has announced its 2017 Pantone Color of the Year. Meet Greenery: a refreshing and revitalizing shade of green symbolic of new beginnings. True to its name, Greenery brings to mind flourishing foliage and lush signs of life come spring. It encourages users in its environment to take a deep breath. The color’s meaning goes past home decor trends; it’s essentially a snapshot of what’s going on culturally, globally.

Photo courtesy of Pantone.

Every year since 2000, the company has chosen a color that reflects the current cultural climate. In the following year, the color has historically influenced trends in all facets of design—architecture, interior décor, fashion, food, travel—the list goes on.

Greenery signifies beginnings: a fresh New Year; healthier food resolutions and growing vegetarian trends; grass and the outdoors during spring and summer.

Pantone calls Greenery “Nature’s neutral”—a hue more prominently worn during spring and summer, but one they encourage people to wear as a statement color year round.

Suggested colors that look great paired with Greenery:



 Hazelnut, Kale, Pink Yarrow, Greenery, Pale Dogwood.

Channel good vibes in the new year by incorporating the fresh shade into your own home — it pairs especially well with blush, which was Pantone’s color of the year for 2016! I’ve rounded up some great pieces to get your hands on the green & blush tones.

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Are you loving the “Greenery” color for 2017? 

Brittany 🙂


  • Andrea Nine

    I am very interested to see what all is out there in the greenery Pantone shades this year. I love your explanation about it, I had not heard that yet. I do think it looks lovely with the pinks. Very spring and fresh looking! Have a wonderful day!

    • I usually never go for the greens but now we have an excuse to rock all the “greenery” 🙂

  • Lovely green selections from Pantone. Thanks for sharing.

  • Love the green and blush together. SO glad I bought a green coat recently and I didn’t know it was color of the year! 😉 haha! Thanks for sharing.

    xO – Steph

    • I love these colors together! I’m actually wearing green today since I got some inspiration! Have a great day! 🙂

  • “Nature’s Neutral”…. I love that! I hadn’t thought of green as a neutral, but it totally is if you take it with that perspective!

    • I thought the same thing… And green is so in right now 🙂

  • So in love with this greenery color and all the colors that go with it! Loved all this green and blush inspiration when I saw it on insta — that green coat is fabulous!

    xo, Rachel
    A Blonde’s Moment

  • Meh…this color is just alright to me. I sound like a complete hater don’t I?!? LOL…I do love colors in the winter time though!! Have a great rest of your day!

    • Hahaaaa it’s growing on me! Happy Running!!! 🙂

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  • Shannon Jenkins

    How gorgeous is this inspo! The greenery is so pretty! Ilove it wish the blush!

    <3 Shannon
    Upbeat Soles

    • Thanks Shannon!! Happy Friday 🙂

  • I love this color!! And thanks for sharing this. x


  • I have mixed feelings about that color–I’ve never been a huge green fan (unless it’s olive of course)! LOVE the blush items you combined with it though–that makes me like it more!


    • I felt the same way when I first saw the color… It has grown on me! Blush goes with everything 🙂

  • I figured a green shade would make the list, since olive was SO big last year. I can’t wait to pick up a few green pieces, I actually don’t own anything.
    xo, Lily
    Beauty With Lily

    • It is definitely growing on me… Its perfect for the winter months! 🙂

  • I like it.. it’s very nature-y if thats a word.. lol xxo

  • At first I found this color a bit weird but it’s been growing on me ! Great post !

    Fashion and Cookies – fashion & beauty blog

    • Me too girl!! Love it paired with blush

  • You know I want that nail polish!

  • Anonymous

    Love this green and how you mixed it with pink!

  • Somehow I showed up anonymous, but that was me! Ha!

  • I’m pretty excited about this! I love green & think it’s one of the most underrated colors! Pink & green together is one of my favorite combinations!! XO

    • Thanks for all the sweet comments! Hope you have a great week😉

  • This is the first Pantone color of the year I’ve been excited about in awhile…so pretty!

  • These colors are stunning together! Love this!

    – Cielo
    Mermaid in Heels

  • Hillary @ Style in a Small Town

    I’m curious to see how this color plays out. I love the color pairings though – I would never have thought to put some of those together!


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