In yesterday's Wall Street Journal, I was happy to discover that honeysuckle pink was named by Pantone as the color for 2011, replacing 2010's turquoise.
This particular hue of pink is a soft, cotton-candy shade with undertones of orange. It is a universally flattering color for fashion and a undeniably cheerful color for home design.
Even if you can't imagine an all-pink dress or pink walls in your home, you will find that touches of this retro, girly tone will channel your inner optimist.
And now, for some pink inspiration...