Living Coral embraces us with warmth and nourishment to provide comfort and buoyancy in our continually shifting environment. Pantone
The various pigments giving corals their stunning variety of hues are believed to be important in their health and general resilience, even possibly the corals' ability to interact with their environment.
In reaction to the onslaught of digital technology and social media increasingly embedding into daily life, we are seeking authentic and immersive experiences that enable connection and intimacy. Sociable and spirited, the engaging nature of PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral welcomes and encourages lighthearted activity. Symbolizing our innate need for optimism and joyful pursuits, PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral embodies our desire for playful expression. Pantone
The first recorded use of coral pink as a color name in English was in 1892.
Complementing coral tones is the colour teal, which, you might notice, has been used by Pantone in the watery tones around the coral above.