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Pantone colours of the year 2016 - rose quartz

Pantone are the self styled ‘global authority on color’ and their announcements are taken seriously in the fashion marketplace. The colours of the year for 2016 are rose quartz and serenity.

The Pantone colour/s of the year are a result of research into trends in fashion and home interior design so it is worth being in the know about them.





But how can this trend translate into jewellery? In a previous blog post I shared some inspiration for the serenity colour. I’ve also been looking at inspirational designs using rose quartz which is a beautiful and affordable stone, whether in it’s raw state or faceted.



Rose quartz necklace from Glass Palace Arts



Rose quartz bib necklace from Ranjana Khan



Soutache necklace from Magdo Touch



Stud earrings by Alison Moore



Rose quartz statement bracelet from Poppy Jewellery



Rose quartz briolette beaded necklace from Naiad necklaces



Triple drop earrings from Ippolita



Rose quartz necklace from Bohemian Fantasy



Rose quartz wire wrapped ring from Gemma Jolee



Rose quartz beaded watch from Little Bow Beads

Have you used rose quartz in your jewellery making? We’d love to see your creations so please share them with us on instagram, twitter or facebook.

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