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ASB MAGAZINE: Globe, announced the second drop of its limited edition box sets of Pantone’s Colour Of The Year series. The first box set series sold out faster than expected and gained solid media attention, including featuring in Design Milk and HypeBeast.

 

For 20 years, Pantone’s Colour of the Year has influenced product development and purchasing decisions across fashion and furnishings, as well as product, packaging, and graphic design. As creatives we speak the language of colour and Pantone is our dictionary. In tribute, we offer fellow design and colour enthusiasts the ability to skate or collect a piece of colour trend history.

 

For both limited edition series, each colour was thoughtfully considered and selected by the design team at Globe from the Pantone Colour Of The Year archives. Each deck is a numbered edition of 200, dipped in one of the Pantone Colours Of The Year from the past two decades.

 

All decks are;

  • 8.25” wide x 32” tall
  • Made from Canadian maple
  • Paint dipped in the official Pantone Colour of the Year
  • Engraved with Colour name and Pantone number
  • Laser-etched with colour story and official collaboration information, including limited-edition individualized numbering on each top

 

The 2nd box set, 2000 – 2010, features a warm muted tone palette comprised of these 5 individual decks;

  • 2010 Turquoise 15-5519
  • 2009 Mimosa 14-0848
  • 2006 Sand Dollar 13-1106
  • 2002 True Red 19-1664
  • 2000 Cerulean Blue 15-4020

 

Also included in each set is a 50-page printed lookbook, celebrating the colours represented in the sets through the lens of Globe film and photography throughout the years.

 

AVAILABILITY:

USA: Available on globebrand.com, and select retail partners $425USD

Australasia: Available on globebrand.com, and select retail partners $599AUD

Europe: Available on globebrand.com, and select retail partners $399EURO

ABOUT PANTONE:

The global authority for color communication and inspiration since 1963. A wholly owned subsidiary of X-Rite, Incorporated, Pantone is the global color authority and provider of professional color standards for the design industries. Pantone products have encouraged colorful exploration and expressions of creativity from inspiration to implementation for more than 50 years. Through the Pantone Color Institute, Pantone continues to chart future color direction and study how color influences human thought processes, emotions and physical reactions.

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ABOUT THE PANTONE COLOR OF THE YEAR™:

For over 20 years, Pantone’s Color of the Year has influenced product development and purchasing decisions in multiple industries, including fashion, home furnishings, and industrial design, as well as product packaging and graphic design. The selection process requires thoughtful consideration and trend analysis. Pantone’s color experts at the Pantone Color Institute comb the world looking for new color influences which include the entertainment industry and films in production, traveling art collections and new artists, fashion, all areas of design, popular travel destinations, as well as new lifestyles, playstyles, and socio-economic conditions. Influences also stem from new technologies, materials, textures, and effects that impact color, relevant social media platforms and even upcoming sporting events that capture worldwide attention.

 

ABOUT GLOBE:

United by over three decades of boardsports, street culture, design and film, GLOBE represents an international network of riders and designers. Emerging out of the Melbourne underground skate scene of the 1970s, Australian brothers Stephen, Peter and Matt Hill started a skateboard distribution business that set off a new movement in Australia and eventually led to the launch of the GLOBE brand in 1994. GLOBE is premium boardsports footwear, apparel and skateboards.

@globebrand_skateboards / #globeskateboards