With literally billions of paint names to choose from and multitudes of color combinations, what is the simplest way to narrow down your favorites? Pantone so kindly forecasts the season's color trends years in advance. In the same way you see repeat fashion and movie remakes, colors cycle through a pattern. As a designer, it's evident which trends are timeless and which are fads.
I guarantee you will not be able to guess which of the below photos are more than 10 years old....don't peek! Color can be timeless.
Island Ikat in "Magenta"