The 2018 Oscars saw the year of Nude Pink make its grand entrance, and it's still around stunning audiences and designers. Actresses like Saoirse Ronan, Elizabeth Moss, Danai Guria, Laurie Metcalf, Gina Rodriguez, Mira Sorvino, Zoey Deutch, Giuliana Rancic, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Allison Williams, and Kristin Cavallari all wore stunning creations in this luscious soft pink color, proving once again that Nude Pink is the color of the moment.
How the color is made: To make Nude Pink mix white with very soft red.
History: Traditionally Nude Pink has been the color of feminity, innocence, and affection. It was often used to paint young women to allow artists to depict their delicacy and attractiveness.
Color in Action
Nude Pink isn’t just for floaty dainty dresses. Several designers have turned the dainty effeminate nature of this color on its head by creating Nude Pink combat boots, suits, and even cars.
Product packaging designers have been using Nude Pink for cosmetics and beauty products because of its subtle and soft warm hue. It has a clean and fresh feel which pairs well with the curved jars and containers that designers use.
Colors that go with Nude Pink
Match Nude Pink with light grayish blue and light grayish lime green for a split complementary color scheme that creates a carefree and sumptuous aesthetic.
Nude Pink Color Palettes and Schemes
A tetradic color palette with Nude Pink, light grayish magenta, light grayish lime green, and light grayish cyan can create a gentle and mellow feel in a design.
Backgrounds and Seamless Patterns
Paisley patterns with Nude Pink and other light pastel colors will give a space an ethereal feel. Paint a wall with a Nude Pink color to create a warm background for product photography, or try using a wallpaper with a Nude Pink floral design to create a cottage-core aesthetic.