I think it's fitting that Pantone's color of the year for 2009 is Mimosa. Cheery enough to carry us through the spring and the perfect orangey-yellow to look chic paired with all of the fall colors. Plus, any color named after a cocktail is a leg up in my book from the start!
Pantone Selects Color of the Year for 2009: PANTONE 14-0848 Mimosa
A favorite from the idea files, if anyone remembers the source, please let me know.