This is the Official Colour of 2014

Pantone, the self-declared official body in control of the entire visible spectrum, has announced the colour of the year for 2014. You're looking at it. Read More >>

Forget Pantone, Here's Beertone

Who cares what colour the walls are when there's beer in front of you? That's exactly what the guys between Beertone thought, when they decided to put together a colour chart that takes you on a journey through the entire spectrum of beer. Beertone explains: Read More >>

These Pantone Colour Swatch Scarves Can Match Anything

You can get Pantone suitcases and even Pantone Christmas ornaments, and now you can display your absurd devotion to that library of color buy wrapping some colour swatches around your neck. Read More >>

Here Is the Official Colour of 2013

Pantone, the hoity toity decision council for everything we're allowed to see, has announced the color of the year for 2013: green. Or well fine, emerald. It's unclear what scientific process Pantone goes through to determine what the COTY is (other than complete arbitrariness) but hey, emerald's a nice colour. Read More >>

Pantone Suitcases Have It Made in 15 Shades

Olive green, army green, pea green—when you travel, every bag looks the same, and you find yourself with that fear in the pit of your stomach that someone is going to snatch the wrong one (specifically, yours) off the carousel. That's less likely happen if you have one of these smart, bright suitcases from Pantone Universe. Unless of course you're being robbed. Read More >>

The Queen's Outfits As a Rainbow of Pantone Colours

To celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's 60 years on the throne, Pantone teamed up with the design firm Leo Burnett London to make this special limited edition Pantone colour guide to Her Majesty's colourful wardrobe. Read More >>

Built-in Radiation Detection is Japan's Newest Mobile Phone Tech Trend

Japanese mobile network Softbank has announced a plan to release a mobile phone that can detect radiation in post-nuclear-apocalyptic areas of the region, and no, it's not just some silly joke app or a clumsy add-on. Read More >>

Here Is the Official Colour of Next Year

Pantone, official arbiter of the visible spectrum, has declared its selection for next year's colour—a statement of both insane arbitrariness, and great weight in the world of things. So what'll it be? You're lookin' at it! Read More >>

Daily Desired: Pantone Ornaments Will Make You Wish It Was Christmas All Year

As the paragon of pretty paint colors Pantone should really be celebrated all year. Who cares if it's not remotely Christmas yet? These Pantone bulbs are so cool you should go poach a pine tree from the forest right now. Read More >>


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