The year of the fire rooster is approaching this 2017. Chinese horoscope said that the zodiac energies are subject to the fire element which represents inner warmth and insights. In line with these, different hues are also being predicted to splash the year with a colorful meaning, inviting good vibes and vibrancy. In a report from Diamond Vogel, forecasted color trends include warm, welcoming tones to cool and strong hues.

The relaxing color green connects people to nature, mimicking the warm surrounding of a tropical forest that seems to invite relaxation and peace of mind. The color named "Greenery" is Pantone's Color of the Year, describing it as a "zesty- yellow-green."

"The refreshing and revitalizing shade is symbolic of new beginnings," according to a Pantone's color expert. The specialists also described it as "life-affirming, emblematic of the pursuit of personal passions and vitality."

That being said, people should invest more on purchasing home decors painted in this hue, from a simple photo frame to big furniture like sofa set. It can also lighten a boring white wall. You can also put plants inside your room, near the window, and wake up with a breath of fresh air.

Colors that depicts youthfulness is also a good option in home transformation, it gives energetic ambiance and positive outlook. The color that represents new "technology" is inspired by the strong, dark and dominating grays, bold yellow and standout orange.

These palettes bring a sense of strength and well-being for the coming year. The primary color, yellow, will still be dominant this year. It translates to happiness, cheerfulness, and fun.

China Highlights also confirm that this color is the coming year's lucky shade. Including in the list are gold and brown.

In fashion, Pantone Fashion Color Report said that the dominating shades will be primrose yellow, pale dogwood, hazelnut, pink yarrow, Niagara, kale, island paradise, flame, laps blue, and greenery. "From colors that are bright and vivid to those that convey a sense of earthiness, our top 10 colors for spring 2017 are reminiscent of the hues that surround us in nature," a Pantone article confirmed.