Image by Ann Althouse, via Flickr Commons
It was bound to happen…
The Pantone Color Institute has announced that they’ve created “a standardized custom color to represent and honor international icon, Prince.” Called “Love Symbol #2”, the color (below) draws inspiration from Prince’s Yamaha purple piano. Somewhere, Marie Schrader is jealous.
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Funny. I would have though just calling it Purple Rain would work.