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Colour Trends For 2020

Only a few short months away until 2020 and we have been so intrigued in what Melbourne, New York and London Fashion Weeks had in store. All we can say is colour! 

Pantone’s trend forecasting and colour consultancy, the Fashion Colour Trend Report has predicted for the Spring/Summer 2020 Color Palette features brilliant bright tones like Flame Saffron and Biscay Green but also include more muted shades like Faded Denim and Coral Pink.

Images via Pantone

“Combining our desire for stability, creativity, and more spontaneous design approaches, the color palette for Spring/Summer 2020 (SS20) infuses heritage and tradition with a colorful youthful update that creates strong multi-colored combinations as well as energizing and optimistic pairings,” said Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the 'Pantone Color Institute' in a company statement

We’ve already been seeing lots of these pieces at Melbourne Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week and London Fashion Week as seen in these images below featured in Teen Vogue’s article, Pantone Released Their Colour Trends for Spring 2020

Flame Scarlet

Image sourced from Elie Tahari, Emporio Armani and Berluti

Biscay Green

Image sourced from Emilia Wickstead, Miguel Vieira and Moschino.


Image sourced from Roksanda, Bottega Veneta and Pedro Pedro

Coral Pink

Image sourced from Staud, Kenzo and Ricostru


Image sourced from Gucci, Molly Goddard and Oscar de la Renta


Image sourced from GucciAje and Dior

Keep on trend with these pieces from Fashion Boundary. We’ve rounded up our picks that we currently stock that go with the Fashion Color Trend Report’ Spring/Summer 2020 Colour Palette.

‘Burning bright, Flame Scarlet exudes confidence and determination.’

One of our top picks is this stunning Scarlet Red Silk Dress from Shopyte. You will turn heads at your next formal function in this beautiful silk piece and look trendy doing so. This dress is crafted from 100% silk and made to last. We love this dress as it reminds us of a tango dance dress. This dress falls beautifully down from the bust and waist and have luxuriously soft lining. 

Shop the Scarlet Red Silk Dress here

‘An aqua shade connected to cleansing waters, Biscay Green cools and refreshes.’

Our next pick is this Amazonite Mint Cotton Skirt by 2plus1equals2.This skirt feels Summery yet cool and fresh. We love this skirt because of its button detailing at the front. It's the perfect skirt to feel feminine and will pair perfectly with a plain white shirt or with the 2plus1equals2 Amazonite Mint Cotton Blouse.

2plus1equals2 seeks to foster discussions about the utility versus imagination element of fashion design through deconstructed silhouettes, sculptural forms and playful juxtapositions. Purchase the Amazonite Mint Cotton Skirt here

‘Pungent Saffron adds a flavorful brilliance to the palette.’

Our saffron pick is this Draped One-shoulder Dress by Blancore. This is a midi-length mustard yellow dress. The fabric is draped across the bust and left shoulder and flows out from the waist, creating a flattering silhouette. Pair this with some elegant heeled sandals or dress it down with some slides.

According to this article in Cosmopolitan Magazine, ‘draping’ will be another 2020 trend. Vogue Magazine has named it one of the 5 fashion trends from New York Fashion Week spring/summer 2020 to know now highlighting Proenza Schouler, Sies Marjan and Oscar de la Renta focussing on the technique this season.

‘Coral Pink wraps you up in a warm and welcoming embrace.’ 

Our Coral Pink choice is this is a pair of pointed pink sandals from Needle Atelier. These Vintage Pink Sandals are crafted from pink coloured calfskin and velvet. They feature a silk velvet ankle strap with a buckle. Shop these sandals here


‘Soft Sunlight invites happiness, pleasant cheer and a smiling presence.’

Our Sunlight pick from Fashion Boundary is the High Waisted Yellow Jumpsuit from Morton’s Toe.This is a full length boiler suit in a lemon cotton mix. It features a high, drawstring waist and tie detail on the cuff. There are square utility pockets on each breast and bottom of the pants. The main detail on this jumpsuit is the black outlined illustration featured on the back. Purchase the yellow jumpsuit here.

‘A savoury herbal green, Chive imparts a healthy and restorative harmony.’

Spring/Summer of 2020 will be all about being in ‘harmony with nature’. Fashion trend forecaster, Christine Foden states “it’s nature infused with urban functionality” noting that dark forest greens and citric yellows will be spotted.

Our chive pick is the Olive Corset Skirt from Stone the Label. Made from a stretch fabric, the Corset Skirt is fitted from the bust down featuring a square neckline at the front and back.

‘Clean, crisp and pristine Brilliant White is suggestive of simplicity and modernity.’

And one from the classics, we’ve chosen the Asymmetric V-Neck Dress from Blancore. This is an asymmetric white, V neck dress. It features drawstring sleeves and button detailing down the chest. This dress is a perfect pick for a relaxed, summer evening.

Trend forecaster, Christine Boland predicts neutral colours such as off-white, cream and ecru will be a big trend for the Spring/Summer of 2020. They will come in natural or sustainable materials such as linen, jute and organic cotton, as stated in an article by Fashion United.

Drop the black and bring on the colour! Keep an eye out for these 2020 colour trends from Pantone. We sure can’t wait for the warmer season here in Australia to bring on bright, fun colours!