Color of the Year


It influences fashion and what you wear. It influences entertainment, the arts and what you see in home décor trends.  If you don’t know the 2022 Pantone Color of the Year, you will soon! The Pantone Color this year is a combination of blue and violet with red undertones known as the color combo Very Peri. The Pantone Color Selection is so important to the fashion industry because it is the “it” color of the year and expresses the tone of international culture. 

“The Pantone Color of the Year reflects what is taking place in our global culture, expressing what people are looking for that color can hope to answer, added Laurie Pressman, Vice President of the Pantone Color Institute. The selection of the Pantone Color of the Year for 2022 Very Peri was chosen by searching the globe for just the right color for you to express yourself through fashion and more. It’s a color you’ll find at The Cornerstone Shop & Gallery in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin among its many items.

Owners Bruce and Karin Bennett have been busy buying apparel, home furnishing and more. They just returned from the Atlanta Mart doing their twice yearly buy, and you’ll start seeing the fruits of their labor arriving arriving in the shop soon, with many items reflecting the new Veri Peri as new arrivals start flowing in!

The Pantone Color Very Peri is a beautiful meld such a staple color, blue, and enhance with the undertones of red and violet. Every year the color changes and with it so does the Fashion & Decor world. You’ll see the Pantone Color Very Peri reflected in dresses, blouses, pants and accessories by the finest designers. Drape yourself in Very Peri this year and know that you’re right on trend. 

So, pay attention and look around that special dress or those earrings or piece of art you want might have a splash of Very Peri. Tell your friends about the Pantone color, own the look and be Very Peri this year.

(Featured in this blog: Unique and functional ceramic serving pieces by Nancy Macnaughton of Hilborn Pottery)