Pantone's Color of the Year for 2013

Today is the day! Every year, in early December, we let you all in on the latest news from Pantone - their pick for the color of the year. This fall, we kept on hearing rumors that it was going to be blue, but in fact, the color of the year for 2013 is....

Emerald

The official announcement calls it a "lively, radiant, lush green" that "enhances our sense of well-being, balance and harmony".

Some color inspiration from our archives...

What do you think? Do you see a trip to Emerald City in your plans for 2013? Weigh in below!