"Classic Blue" has been named Pantone’s 2020 Color of the Year, and buyers looking to gift or match their jewelry wardrobes to this calm, confident and elegant shade of blue will most likely consider jewelry with sapphire, blue topaz, lapis lazuli, kyanite, larimar, and of course, blue diamond gemstones.
Have a peek at these pieces with classic blue gemstones below, or view the entire collection here.
Atlantic Circle Necklace ~ Kyanite
Organic Circle Necklace ~ Lapis Lazuli
View our entire 2020 Pantone - colored gem collection here:
Every year since 2000, the color experts at Pantone have picked a color that reflects the current cultural climate. Their selection influences product development and purchasing decisions across multiple industries, including fashion, interior design, as well as product packaging and graphic design.
The process of choosing the Color of the Year takes about nine months, with Pantone’s trend watchers scanning the fashion runways, movie sets and high-profile events around the globe, until one color emerges as the clear winner.
According to Leatrice Eiseman, the executive director of The Pantone Color Institute, 'Classic Blue' is ~
"a solid and dependable blue hue we can always rely on."
It is “elegant in its simplicity", and finally...
“Imbued with deep resonance, Classic Blue provides an anchoring foundation. A boundless blue evocative of the vast and infinite sky, Classic Blue encourages us to look beyond the obvious to expanding our thinking, challenging us to think more deeply, increase our perspective and open the flow of communication.”