"The Pantone Color Institute said it recognized similar feelings of instability gripping the world today, from the United States to the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Syria and across the globe. It settled on a shade that offers the reassurance, confidence and connection that people may be searching for in an uncertain global milieu.
The official Classic Blue scent is described in part as a "contemplation of where sky and sea meet;" the taste as "flowering vines;" the touch as a "soft velvety texture;" the sound as "vivid nostalgia."
Another interpretation: Classic Blue has an earthy, floral musk; a sugary flavor evocative of blue raspberry syrup; the feel of a brand new, plush couch; and an underwater, ethereal sound."
Read the full article at CNN's coverage of Pantone Color Reveal Event.
Following visual representation of Classic Blue was shown at the Color Reveal event.
The classic Blue hued cocktail was served at the color reveal event.
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