"This season displays earthy neutrals with a range of bold color statements and patterns to reflect a landscape of hope, fun, fantasy and all things natural.
The colors are evocative of a love for nature and a timeless appreciation for warmth and security, which are conveyed through naturally inspired colors that remind us of things that are real and protective.
"The Fall 2015 palette is also rooted in multifaceted, androgynous colors that can be worn to portray effortless sophistication across men's and women's fashions.
It is the first time we are seeing a truly unisex color palette."
Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute.
Cadmium Orange evokes sentiments of optimism, fun and fantasy.
Desert Sage is neutral yet impactful, and speaks to colors found in nature.
Oak Buff is a mellow, comforting and warming shade that acts to nurture and comfort.
Cashmere Rose is a tactile and soft pink hue that displays a gently persuasive and composed color that's more upscale than downtown.
Dried Herb transforms olive green from only being associated with safari or military, to an earthy color that's redolent of nature's earthy fragrances.
Amethyst Orchid is the jewel of Pantone's Fall 2015 palette. It's not only intriguing and vibrant, but also somewhat sensual.
Stormy Weather is a powerful blue-gray that's strong, protective and enduring.
Biscay Bay splashes up against more heated tones with its cool touch and serene qualities of blue and invigorating aspects of green.
Reflecting Pond is a cooling blue that conveys a message of credibility, stability and security.
Marsala is a rich and robust wine red-brown that that adds finesse and savoir-faire to fall fashions.