For the first time, Pantone has named a blend of two shades for Pantone Color of the Year for 2016: PANTONE 13-1520 (Rose Quartz - a warm rose tone) and PANTONE 15-3919 (Serenity - a cool blue). Pantone's full announcement can be found here.
For those of you who know about stone paper (if you do not, look into my past posts), here is the next new thing: these journals are made from apple residuals and other vegetable fibers that are ground and emulsified into organic paper! The cover is also an Eco-peel cover (made of 70% recycled leather materials and 30% apple peels). This journal comes in three sizes (3 11/16" x 5 5/8" vs 5 1/4" x 8 3/8" vs 7 11/16" x 9 15/16") and in 6 different colors; check the colors out below: