According to the Pantone Color Institute, the color for 2012 is Tangerine Tango. As per Pantone's blog, here is a description of the color:
"Sophisticated, dramatic and seductive, Tangerine Tango marries the vivaciousness and adrenalin rush of red with the friendliness and warmth of yellow, to form a high-visibility, magnetic hue that emanates heat and energy.
Check out the article and video on Yahoo for more fun information.
Pantone’s predictions influence all manner of consumer product manufacturers from cosmetic companies to paint suppliers.
Here are some clothing fashions in the tangerine tango:
Us stampers will now have to see how we can incorporate this into our art work! I am sure that the ink pad companies are already making ink pads in this new color for us! And let's think about paper..........it's going to be HOT, HOT, HOT!!!