Based on what I'm seeing trending out in the fashion and home décor world, I'm predicting Marigold, Cerulean, or Illuminating as the 2021 Color of the Year. I think a lot depends on the health of our nation and how the COVID-19 pandemic plays out. If a vaccine (and a comprehensive strategy for distributing it) is in place, I think a bright, fresh hopeful color will be in order as the Pantone Color of the Year 2021. But we'll just have to wait and see.
Past years' color trend reports: