cambridge-bag-carys-hat-guiAs Pia Rossini get ready to launch their Autumn Winter 2014 Accessories Collection, Pantone the global authority have announced PANTONE® 18-3224 Radiant Orchid, a captivating and enigmatic purple, as the color of the year. A key colour in the Pia Rossini range, these stunning, rosy undertones radiate on the skin and represent the perfect shade for accent accessories such as hats, bags and scarves.

Pantone is known worldwide as the standard language for colour communication from designer to manufacturer and from retailer to customer. Pantone announced their colour of the year on Dec 5th 2013.

“While the 2013 color of the year, PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald, served as a symbol of growth, renewal and prosperity, Radiant Orchid reaches across the color wheel to intrigue the eye and spark the imagination,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute. “An invitation to innovation, Radiant Orchid encourages expanded creativity and originality, which is increasingly valued in today’s society.”
“An enchanting harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones, Radiant Orchid inspires confidence and emanates great joy, love and health. It is a captivating purple, one that draws you in with its beguiling charm.”
Pia Rossini’s Autumn Winter design team are preparing to launch the Autumn Winter 2014 Accessories collection in the new year at various tradeshows worldwide. After an extremely successful AW13 range which saw an array of the colours from the pantone Fall 2013 colour palette, Pia Rossini have great expectations this year for continued growth within the brand and range.

pantone-radiant-orchidThe Collection hosts an extensive range of exciting new prints, fabrics and designs in on trend vibrant colour palettes with co-ordinated accessories including Faux Fur, Leather Gloves, Scarves, Knitwear, Wraps, Ponchos and Hats. The collection is designed to aid merchandising for trade customers and in turn the retail customer to complete their look for the season.
Pia Rossini are also delighted to be launching a fabulous new range of elegant Autumn Winter Bags in a variety of versatile styles and colours to co-ordinate with this season’s collection.

Pia Rossini has been trading since 1999 and has grown to be a global company. Trade customers can register and order online to preview the collections, receive exclusive offers and sale stock, download product images and more. The Autumn Winter 2014 collection will be available to order online in Jan 2014 from

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About Lyn

LYN FUNNELL CV (well, sort of!) Lyn had very successful careers as an Air Hostess, Sales Rep, (she was one of only a couple of women. She beat all the men regularly, becoming the Top Rep in the UK, and 2nd in the world.) And then Catering took over. She did everything from the washing-up, to Silver Service Waitress, and Chef. A few times, she had to cook the meal, dash round the other side and Silver Serve it! In between all this, she wrote as often as she could, building up a reputation as a published short story writer, (Horror and a twist in the tale,) and a Poet. She has appeared as a Performing Poet, and a Demo Chef. Then she discovered the world of the Food & Travel Writer. And that’s what she has continued doing to this day. Her main hobbies are Cookery and entering Competitions. She has won many prizes, including holidays and a moped. She enjoys entering Competitions, submitting her original recipes. She was first in many Competitions, including the Good Housekeeping Millenium Menu, Fruits of France, Bernard Matthews Turkey Recipe, and appeared on BBC’s The One Show Spag Bol contest. She was one of three Finalists, coming 2nd, which makes her Britain’s Spag Bol Queen! Now she runs B-C-ing-U! and loves it! After several years of being messed around by Editors, and having loads of contacts, Lyn formed her own online Magazine, vowing to treat her writers fairly, and to do everything possible to further their careers, publicise their books, etc. She now has a band of excellent regular writers, and the Magazine’s going from strength to strength! Lyn’s online published books; Adverse Camber A collection of my published poems. The First Book of Short Stories The Second Book of Short Stories The Third Book of Short Stories. Many of these stories have been previously published. St Anthony of Padua. The Patron St of the Old. A story of one woman’s terrible ordeal in a Home, and her family’s rescue of her. The Girl Who Watched. A Cuban girl is attacked by an English journalist & what follows! Willy the Whizz & the Wormhole. Suitable for Young Adults, aged 15-95! Get Out Of Debt And Stay Out – Forever! Unsympathetic, hard-hitting, realistic solutions to your problems. All these books are published by Andrews UK Ltd No, I didn’t pay them to Vanity Publish! They’re all available from Amazon, and many other online publishers. LYN FUNNELL.