Months tend to evoke certain colors and moods, at least in the parts of the world with four distinct seasons. Some are obvious, and some perhaps more subtle, or at least open to debate. We like letting the color palette of the month help us decide what to wear – and sometimes even how to refresh our home décor. It can even guide us to the perfect tabletop look for a dinner party. So, what color palette and aesthetic best capture the wintry spirit of January? Well, dear reader, there are at least three ways to frame that question.
As you may have heard, the Pantone Color Institute’s choice for Color of the Year 2022 is . . . Very Peri. Our ace correspondent Julie Chang Murphy is here to show us how to style the new Pantone 2022 Color of the Year with an edit of 10 Very Peri outfits and other luxury buys in fashion, menswear, beauty and home décor.
Sometimes the ultimate luxury gift comes in the color that our gift recipients love most. If someone on your list has a favorite color that they are seriously passionate about, one that perfectly captures their spirit, then read on. We’ve got ideas on what to buy gifts in our luxury gift shop guides in soft, sophisticated, subdued colors: pink, white, grey, black, earth tones and metallic. Of course, you might find a couple of things here that you want for yourself, too. That’s totally allowed. Enjoy the season!
Looking for a stand-out luxury Christmas or holiday gift for someone whose favorite color is pink? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated our Christmas and holiday gift guide for 2021 with the best ideas for luxury gifts in every shade of the color pink for her, him and them.
The votes are in, and it’s unanimous: the leading luxury paint brands have decreed that a soft shade of sage green is the color that best captures the zeitgeist of the year 2022. Of course, each brand has a different name for this grey-green hue. For Benjamin Moore, it’s “October Mist.” For Farrow and Ball, it’s “Breakfast Room Green.” Call it what you like, here are 12 of the best sage green style options in fashion, accessories and home décor in homage to the leading paint brands’ official color of the year for 2022.