Crafty Pantone Colour Of The Year 2013

Emerald Green is Pantone's Colour Of The Year


Lively. Radiant. Lush… A color of elegance and beauty that enhances our sense of well-being, balance and harmony.”

Pantone has announced that this year’s Pantone Colour Of The Year 2013 is Emerald 17-5641 and we are thrilled. This colour green is one of our favourite colours and agree with Pantone’s description of this vibrant colour! We thought we would celebrate this fabulous swatch with some of our beautiful crafty treasures that are the hippest colour of the year.



1. Rowan Baby Merino Silk Emerald

Rowan Baby Marino Wool - Emerald Green
Rowan Wool

This  luxury yarn is developed specifically for babies as it is a very soft wool that is machine washable and a blend of merino wool and silk. Perfect for your little treasures.  Just image snuggling up in a cosy emerald green scark. Your friends would be green with envy!






2. Ty Pennington Impressions Fabric | Estonia Emerald

fabric by Ty Pennington
Ty Pennington Impressions

Ty Pennington’s Impressions fabric range is a contemporary, relaxed style of bold patterns inspired by colours and textures from the world around him.

Suitable for dressmaking, craft and homestyle projects, patchwork and quilting. Combines with other fabrics in the Ty Pennington’s Impressions collection.

We love this fabric and think this colour and pattern would make beautiful cushions worthy of any sofa.



3. Emerald Glass Beads Mix

Glass Beads Mix

This pretty variety of glass beads in all shapes and sizes. Add a touch of class with these gorgeous beads in a wide variety of styles and colours. Obviously, we love them in emerald!





4. Emerald Green Glitter Pad

Glitter Pad

This Glitter Pad from Craftime is perfect for your papercrafts including cardmaking and scrapbooks. Each pad contains 10 A5 sheets of the same colour. We thought this would make really striking cutouts for cardmaking.





5. Emerald Green Ink Pad

Archival Ink Pad

This gorgeous over-sized ink pad (4¼ x 6¼ inch) is perfect for any stamping project and makes for  easy inking of large stamps. Acid free, Non-toxic and Waterproof. Permanent on matte and gloss papers. Air dries on matte surfaces, Heat set on glossy surfaces.





What do you think of this colour? If you plan on making anything with this fabulous colour, leave a comment, we would love to know!

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