Pantone Falls into the Season’s Hottest Hues

CARLSTADT, N.J.—Pantone LLC announces the PANTONE Fashion Color Report Fall 2010 featuring the top 10 colors for women’s fall fashion, along with designer sketches, quotes and headshots. Available for free download at, the release of the PANTONE Fashion Color Report coincides with the beginning of New York Fashion Week.

The top colors for women’s fashion for fall 2010 are: PANTONE 13-0632 Endive, PANTONE 15-1050 Golden Glow, PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral, PANTONE 19-1764 Lipstick Red, PANTONE 18-3027 Purple Orchid, PANTONE 19-1526 Chocolate Truffle, PANTONE 16-5418 Lagoon, PANTONE 18-0538 Woodbine, PANTONE 14-1107 Oyster Gray, and PANTONE 14-1307 Rose Dust.

 In addition to designer contributions, the report features commentary from fashion insiders and leading retailers regarding current fashion trends and new color rules for 2010. The colors featured in the report are culled from the PANTONE FASHION + HOME Color System. Each season, Pantone surveys the designers of New York Fashion Week to collect feedback on prominent collection colors, color inspiration and color philosophy. This information is used to create the PANTONE Fashion Color Report, which reportedly serves as a reference tool throughout the year for fashion enthusiasts, reporters and retailers.

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