{merry christmas}

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{wish list}

Ok, so I admit I dropped the ball a little on the holiday blogging this season. Partly because I’ve been so busy and also probably because I have literally zero Christmas shopping to do this year (hooray!) so it wasn’t on the mind weeks ago like most folks. The only thing I miss about Christmas shopping is the wrapping. I love wrapping gifts. But I do not like malls and because I’m a last minute type of person, as amazing as the ‘net is for shopping, I never seem to have my act together early enough.


But on that note, IF I was to put together a wish list this year or if you have a creative(ish) person on your list this is what you may find: 

{design: trend alert pantone colour}

It’s that time of year…Best of Lists and predictions for the upcoming year. Pantone just released the official colour of 2012. And the winner is……….Tangerine Tango!! I’m okay with this since I happen to love this colour. It’s also the shade of my favourite lipstick. 

Pantone definitely is an authority when it comes to colour as is fashion. It’s one of those chicken/egg debates. Who influences whom? Does the fashion industry set the trends or is the fashion industry stealing trends from the mega cool hipsters out there? Either way, hope you like to Tango.

And of course, Pantone offers giftable goodies in the newest “it” colour. 

And for the design nerds out there – here is the breakdown if you’re just dying to use Tangerine Tango on your next project: