Living Coral

Vibrant, yet mellow PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral embraces us with warmth and nourishment to provide comfort and buoyancy in our continually shifting 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.

Representing the fusion of modern life, PANTONE Living Coral is a nurturing color that appears in our natural surroundings and at the same time, displays a lively presence within social media.


PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral emits the desired, familiar, and energizing aspects of color found in nature. In its glorious, yet unfortunately more elusive, display beneath the sea, this vivifying and effervescent color mesmerizes the eye and mind. Lying at the center of our naturally vivid and chromatic ecosystem, PANTONE Living Coral is evocative of how coral reefs provide shelter to a diverse kaleidoscope of color. - Pantone

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The Coral Room at The Bloomsbury Hotel - London, England

The Coral Room at The Bloomsbury Hotel - London, England

Royal Thai design no. NH-036871-1

Royal Thai design no. NH-036871-1

Dorothy Draper designed : The Greenbrier Resort - Sulphur Springs, WV

Dorothy Draper designed : The Greenbrier Resort - Sulphur Springs, WV

Royal Thai Design no. NH-EH07170-170

Royal Thai Design no. NH-EH07170-170

Kelly Wearstler designed : Hotel Proper - San Francisco, CA

Kelly Wearstler designed : Hotel Proper - San Francisco, CA

Artwork by Walter Darby Bannard “ Cherokee Blanket #1" “ - 1960

Artwork by Walter Darby Bannard “ Cherokee Blanket #1" “ - 1960

Lobby atHotel Okada Manila - Manila, Philippines

Lobby atHotel Okada Manila - Manila, Philippines

Royal Thai Design no. NX-NX00341-6

Royal Thai Design no. NX-NX00341-6

Miami’s Art Basel 2019 - Pantone Pantry Tribute Portfolio popup

Miami’s Art Basel 2019 - Pantone Pantry Tribute Portfolio popup

The Color Factory Co. exhibit 2019 - NYC, NY

The Color Factory Co. exhibit 2019 - NYC, NY

Dorothy Draper designed : The Greenbrier Resort - Sulphur Springs, WV

Dorothy Draper designed : The Greenbrier Resort - Sulphur Springs, WV

6 piece Sectional Sofa Set in Original Coral Frond Pattern Fabric

6 piece Sectional Sofa Set in Original Coral Frond Pattern Fabric

Coral interiors by Alan Design Studio

Coral interiors by Alan Design Studio

Royal Thai Design no. NX-027852-11

Royal Thai Design no. NX-027852-11

Pensao Agricola Hotel - Tavira, Portugal

Pensao Agricola Hotel - Tavira, Portugal

Facade Matilda Cafe Cantina - Madrid, Spain

Facade Matilda Cafe Cantina - Madrid, Spain