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. Completing her look at the colours of the year  LJS tutor Anna Campbell looks at some jewellery inspiration for the second of these colour trends.

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 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 Arts




Rose quartz bib necklace from Rajana Khan



Soutache necklace from Magdo Touch

rose quartz jewellery

Stud earrings by Alison Moore


rose quartz jewellery

Statement bracelet by Poppy Jewellery


rose quartz jewellery

Triple drop earrings with rose gold from Ippolita


rose quartz jewellery

Faceted crystal 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.

Anna Campbell is a metal clay artist and tutor at the London Jewellery School and runs her own jewellery business Campbell Hall Designs.


One Comment

  1. Posted February 23, 2016 at 2:51 pm | Permalink | Reply

    Looove the rose quartz ring! I have always been a fan of rose quartz and it’s properties which makes the pantone colours of the year a perfect one for me!

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