18 apparel and accessories in Pantone Colours of 2021 for work and play

Pantone has announced the colours of the year for 2021 and they are Ultimate Gray and Illuminating (a bright yellow shade).


If you’re looking to refresh your wardrobe, consider taking inspiration from these colours, which are set to influence everything from fashion to industrial design. We’ve curated some of the most wearable clothes and accessories that are great for both work and play.

Work outfits in Pantone Colours of 2021

Light Grey High Waist Center Slit Pants


High waisted pants are a staple for any work wardrobe. You can make it chic with these ones that feature surprising slits in the centre. Bonus? This will go well with an Illuminating yellow top too.

Retails for S$34 at Pomelo.

Belted Fit and Flare Sleeveless Dress


You will never go wrong with a work dress from G2000 and this one is sure to turn heads. Besides its great cut, the dress also comes with a waist belt that further cinches in the waist for an even more flattering silhouette.

Retails for S$99 at Zalora. (Now at S$63.90)

Obi Belt Button Through Sleeveless Midi Dress


This stylish dress comes with a tie-back belt and V-neck line to create a flattering silhouette. The button down detail also makes this work dress more interesting.

Retails for S$59.29 at ASOS. (Now at 30% off.)

Puffed Sleeves Button Up Blouse


This cotton top has cute feminine frill details to spice up its look. Paired well with a work pants, a skirt, or jeans, this cheery top will uplift any blue Mondays.

Retails for S$29 at Pomelo.

Puff Sleeve Waffle Knit Tee


If your office is a little cold then a knit tee is your best friend. This comes with puff sleeves to add a playful touch to your work getup.

Retails for S$16 at SHEIN.

French Connection tailored trousers


What you wear into the boardroom doesn’t have to be boring. This is a look that helps you make a statement without saying a word.

Retails for S$157.40 at ASOS. (Now at 27% off.)

Casual outfits in Pantone Colours of 2021

Giraffe With Glasses Print Tee


Here’s something cute for casual day out. We love how adorable the print look and how its bright colour makes the getup pop.

Retails for S$12 at SHEIN.

Skechers x Jeremyville Pullover


Great for sweater weather or days spent bingeing on shows at home, this pullover in Ultimate Grey will see you through cosy day (and nights!)

Retails for S$99 at Skechers outlets.

Double Pockets Short Sleeves Blazer


If you love blazers but find them hard to wear casually, consider investing in short-sleeved ones. This can be paired with matching shorts for a complete look.

Retails for S$44 at Pomelo.

Trendyol Waist Detail Plunge V-Neck Wrap Jumpsuit


Lounge wear but make it luxe; this is a comfortable slip-on jumpsuit that you can wear anywhere. Bonus? It comes with two side pockets – and we all know that’s always something to love.

Retails for S$46.90 at Zalora.

Floral Print Square Neck Sleeveless Romper


A perfect addition to your Spring wardrobe, this can also be saved as a Chinese New Year outfit next month.

Retails for S$29 at Pomelo.

Shirred Frill Trim Bell Sleeve Bardot Top


This flirty top is perfect for dates and play. Pair it with jeans, shorts, or even a flowing skirt to complete the carefree look.

Retails for S$13 at SHEIN.

Shoes and Accessories in Pantone Colours of 2021

Gold Chain Leather Pointed Mules


If you’re looking to add something chic and sturdy to your shoe wardrobe, this pair of well-made mules may just be what you need.

Retails for S$86 at PAZZION stores.

Beaded Square Crossbody Bag


This trendy crossbody bag can take you from brunch to picnic effortlessly. We’re sure this statement-making accessory will make for a good conversation-starter too.

Retails for S$24 at Pomelo.

G-SHOCK CasiOak GA-2100ET-8ADR

pantone-colours-2021-watchOne of the newest colours introduced to the successful GA-2100 watch collection, this CasiOak timepiece is the thinnest G-SHOCK ever made and features a stylish look while retaining the durability of a classic G-SHOCK watch.

Retails for S$169 at all G-SHOCK stores and online store.

FOREVER 21 Scalloped Metal Hoop Earrings


These super fun earrings can make any understated outfit look chic instantly. The super flattering colour will also brighten up your complexion instantly.

Retails for S$9 at Zalora. (Now at 10% off.)

Jill Stuart Nara JS20043 Squared Acetate Sunglasses


There’s nothing like an oversized sunglasses to jazz up any getup. We love how this pair matches practically every outfit.

Retails for S$260 at Zalora.

Feather Buckle Belt


Looking for a fun accessory that features the trendy Illuminating yellow shade? We can’t get our eyes off this belt and we know we’ll wear it to death if it’s in our wardrobe.

Retails for S$9 at Pomelo.