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The shade of 2014: Radiant Orchid

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As 2013 draws to a close, it is time to start looking forward. In 2014 there will be new opportunities and experiences and it colors. According to Pantone, the it color for 2014 is radiant orchid. This floral color is a purple with undertones of pink that only reads positive. As winter settled in and yearning for spring deepens, using this coming years color will bring spring in before it's actually arrived. Below are wonderful beauty options to incorporate orchid, the color of 2014 into your life. As 2013 draws to a close, it is time to start looking forward. In 2014 there will be new opportunities and experiences and it colors. According to Pantone, the it color for 2014 is orchid. This floral color is a purple with undertones of pink that only reads positive. As winter settled in and yearning for spring deepens, using this coming years color will bring spring in before it's actually arrived. Below are wonderful beauty options to incorporate orchid, the color of 2014 into your life.

Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil ($19) in Asphyxia: This eye pencil literally glides on so smoothly you do not realize that it has been applied. This shade is a wonderful pastel orchid that looks great with a shimmery shadow.

Cargo Eye Shadow ($16) in Shanghai: This shadow is a copper tinged orchid shade that is perfect with any complexion. Pair with any liner from black, to brown to navy and it will brighten eyes.

Yes to Carrots Color Balm ($6) in Soft Plum: Nourish lips while staying on trend with 2014’s shade of the year. This sheer balm has a glossy appearance and is not too deep.

Sonia Kashuk Nail Color ($5) in Pulp Fiction: Paint those digits with this rich lacquer. The deep orchid is a great way to transition the shade of the year from winter to spring. It is a great deep shade that is not intimidating.

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