January 23, 2022

Microsoft Shares New Home windows 11 Wallpapers with PANTONE’s Colour of the 12 months

Four Windows 11 wallpapers celebrating Perriwinkle, PANTONE's color of 2022.

The now-famous Home windows 11 Bloom wallpaper is on the market in 4 new flavors! Microsoft launched the new wallpapers to have a good time PANTONE’s Colour of the 12 months 2022, a purple shade referred to as Very Peri. A number of Microsoft apps are additionally getting the periwinkle treatment, together with Edge, Groups, and PowerPoint.

In a blog post, Microsoft explains how “each design resolution” it makes is impressed by coloration. And this enthusiasm has solely grown because the pandemic, which introduced a possibility for Microsoft to “shed” outdated tenancies and embrace “dynamic, private” design.

Teaming up with PANTONE simply is sensible, particularly with this yr’s massive coloration. Very Peri suits within the Home windows 11 design language, but it surely additionally has a dynamic and energetic feeling that Home windows 11’s default themes are lacking.

Microsoft Edge with the Pantone perriwinkle skin.
Very Peri in Microsoft Edge. Microsoft

And Microsoft will proceed to combine PANTONE’s coloration of the yr with its apps and working system. All through the following yr, Very Peri will grow to be an Edge theme and a Microsoft Groups background. The colour will even characteristic in 4 new PowerPoint themes.

You’ll be able to obtain Microsoft’s new Very Peri wallpapers on the Microsoft Store or on the hyperlink beneath. In order for you these wallpapers however don’t use Home windows 11, I recommend ready till somebody uploads high-resolution copies. (Some low-res variations are floating round, however they appear to be crap.)

Supply: Microsoft (1, 2)