Even the Airy Blue as the Riverside  is part of the ten trendy colors for autumn winter 2016 chosen by Pantone Color Institute.


The Airy Blue remind the color of the sky and the clear water of a lake. It’s a color that transmits serenity, peace and freshness. Last spring the Pantone Color Institute had proposed as the match with color Rose Quartz combined with Blue Serenity, a slightly more clear variant of Airy Blue. We will write a special post about this combinations of colors next spring.


Returning to Airy Blue color, in fashion is used on different fabrics, the classic cotton ideal for shirts but also covers for beds and linens. Beautiful is the effect of this color with velvet but also in a soft wool cloth ideal for coats.

This winter we can not mis the fur such as the one proposed by Oscar de la Renta.

In our imaginary and unconscious often we associate this soft blue color with the”tooth fairy” or the dress of the “Sleeping Beauty”. In fact, Dolce & Gabbana have proposed a wide range of evening dresses with this color and they called the collection “Disney Princess” in reference to the cartoon Sleeping Beauty or Cinderella.


Lanvin proposes a dress in silk satin and Createur du Comfort full pajama style with palazzo pants.


The Airy Blue can be combined easily to black and white as well as gold or silver and gray as proposed Milly.

The designer who most used this color is Olivier Rousteing, the creative director of, the French Maison, Balmain.

The great master of couture has been able to maximize the blue color matching it to the light gray, cream and powder rose. The collection turned out to be a masterpiece in the history of Fashion.


Balmain collection:



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