Hermès leather as well as Silk colors for Spring/Summer 2020

January is right here as well as the new Spring/Summer 2020 pieces are already flooding into the stores. This is always exciting, since after the last few months of press day pictures as well as snippets of information dripping in, we lastly get our seasonal concerns answered.

Usually there is rather a great deal we can depend on: there will be Birkins as well as Kellys; there will be scarves; there will be ready-to-wear; however its the details that we spend at least two or three months in advance considering over. What will the new styles be? What will the new takes on old styles be? What colors will all of these things be created in?

Generally, Hermès works with a number of different color households per season among its different departments: leather goods, scarves, prepared to wear as well as shoes each has their own seasonal colors (and, to be completely honest, I truly have yet to determine why they cant just keep the shoe colors the exact same as the leather goods, particularly when the shoes are made from leather. Hermès, a few of us are still trying to match our shoes to our bags…)

These seasonal colors are most prominently discernible in the leather products department: bags, belts as well as SLGs (small leather goods, such as wallets, pouches as well as coinholders). It would be somewhat simple if Hermès only created its products in their seasonal colors, however that would not be extremely practical unless black as well as gold were colors every season. Therefore, Hermès likewise has colors that can almost always be found. In addition to the seasonal colors as well as the semi-permanent colors (colors do rotate in as well as out, however much less frequently, so I hesitate to phone call them permanent), they likewise will generally keep creating some holdover colors from prior seasons as well as then they will likewise bring back a few colors from prior years.

I’m going to be honest: this does get type of confusing to me, as well as likewise a bit unwieldy, as well as sometimes I get the feeling that a Magic 8 sphere is included in figuring out the color lists for each season (how else did Hermès determine that we needed so many shades of brown for SPRING??).

At the total opposite end of the organizational spectrum is the color households for Hermès scarves for Spring/Summer 2020. Over the last few seasons Hermès has introduced actual, literal color households for the scarves as well as have been creating scarf styles in these specific colorways. These households have names, which are abbreviated to two letters as well as are listed on the identify before the primary scarf colors (when this was originally introduced, Hermès obviously failed to remember to tell its web designers about this as well as they interpreted the abbreviations as the very first color for each scarf, leading to such confusion as providing the dominant color on a scarf starting with ME as menthe eco-friendly when the scarf had no eco-friendly at all, however which was part of the MEditerrannee color family). Where the leather colors offered seem to ramble a bit, the scarf colors are more specific. most of the scarves are created in these specific families, with some extra outliers. Fortunately, most of the leather colors – seasonal, holdover as well as (semi) long-term – are included to some degree in the scarf colorways, as well as while each scarf color household is dominated by a specific scheme, the scarves themselves are detailed sufficient to fit sufficient colors so that, overall, each season the client should be able to discover at least a few scarves that will go with whatever specific color or tone they need.

So, lets get to the colors!

Leather products – spring summertime 2020 Seasonal Colors

The seasonal colors for leather for Spring/Summer 2020 are:

Bleu Brume

Bronze Dore







Terre Battue

Vert Criquet

Vert Maquis

Most of these seasonal colors are new, with the exceptions of lime, terre battue as well as curry.

Spring/Summer 2020 leather colors by IG @The_Notorious_Pink

Quite honestly, when I very first saw these colors, I personally wasn’t as well thrilled. First, these seemed to be rather muted for spring as well as summer, as well as second, brown as well as eco-friendly seemed to dominate, whereas I prefer bright colors as well as jewel tones (and plenty of pink). Then, I remembered that although these are the seasonal colors, these aren’t the only colors. There will be plenty of “holdovers” from Spring/Summer as well as Autumn/Winter 2019, in addition to the colors that you can on a regular basis find. In fact, if you look with PurseForum, different Instagram accounts, as well as Hermès boutiques as well as their website, you may continue to see the complying with colors (this listing is an attempt to be comprehensive, however I’m sure it’s not):

Regular Leathers



Beige deWeimar (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)


Bleu du Nord (holdover from Spring/Summer 2019)

Bleu Electrique

Bleu Encre

Bleu Indigo

Bleu Nuit


Cactus (holdover from Spring/Summer 2019)



Deep Blue (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)





Gris Asphalte

Gris Perle

Jaune Ambre

Jaune de Naples (holdover from Spring/Summer 2019)

Kraft (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)


Mauve Sylvestre (holdover from Spring/Summer 2019)



Rose Azalee

Rose Confetti

Rose d’Ete (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)

Rose Extreme

Rose Jaipur

Rose Pourpre

Rose Sakura

Rouge de Coeur (holdover from Spring/Summer 2019)

Rouge Grenat

Rouge H

Rouge Piment

Sienne (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)

Vert Amande (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)

Vert Bosphore (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)

Vert Cyprès

Vert Rousseau (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)

Vert Olive

Vert Verone (holdover from Spring/Summer 2019)


Blue Glacier

Blue Indigo


Gris Asphalte

Jaune Citrone (Ostrich Boreale)


Rose Bubblegum (Ostrich Boreale)

Rouge Coeur (Ostrich Boreale)


Tabac Camel

Terre Cuite

Vert Titian

Matte Alligator





Rose Shocking


Shiny Niloticus Crocodile

Bleu Baltique


Rose Pourpre

Vert Rousseau

Shiny Porosus Crocodile



Tabac Camel

In addition, Hermès will be creating many different verso combinations for Spring/Summer 2020. depending on the bag as well as leather, they are expected to include:


Aqua/Cobalt (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)


Feu/Rose Eglantine (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)


Havane/Etrusque (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)

Jaune de Naples/Mauve Sylvestre (holdover from Spring/Summer 2019)

Menthe/Bleu Atoll (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)

Rouge Vif/Rose Confetti (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)

Rouge Vif/Rose d’Ete

Vert Bosphore/Rose d’Ete (holdover for Fall/Winter 2019)

Vert Titian/Blue Azteque (holdover from Fall/Winter 2019)

(Many many thanks to TPFer @Hermes_Insider for providing extremely practical color info.)

The range of leather colors for Spring/Summer 2020 by @The_Notorious_Pink

The seasonal color households for silk for Spring/Summer 2020 are:

DR: a red/blue/white colorway with two primary variants: red dominating or blue dominating

TR: an orange/white colorway, usually with primary accents of blue and/or pink

PD: a bright pink colorway, usually accented with either yellow/blue/green, or brown

OC: a blue/green colorway with two primary variants: light blue/green/white or dark blue/lavender/green

HG: a neutral colorway featuring gray, brown and/or dark navy

LU: a yellow/gray colorway with white

Scarves in the DR color Family. picture courtesy of Hermes.com

Scarves in the TR color Family. picture courtesy of Hermes.com

Scarves in the PD color Family. picture courtesy of Hermes.com

Scarves in the OC color Family. picture courtesy of Hermes.com

Scarves in the HG color Family. picture courtesy of Hermes.com

Scarves in the LU color Family. picture courtesy of Hermes.com

Remember that these colorways are dominant for the season, however there will be some outliers, too: Hermès usually offers a number of monochromatic options; scarves that are predominantly one or two colors (pink, blue, etc.); as well as scarves that don’t necessarily in shape into one of the above color families.

Due to the wide range of leather colors being offered this season, there will be plenty of choices for those who like to coordinate their scarves with their bags. For example, let’s look at the seasonal leather colors. At very first glimpse they may not blend neatly with the silk color families, however there will be silk choices for each color. keep in mind that it’s extremely early in the season, as well as as the weeks pass new choices will continue to trickle into the boutiques as well as online.

(I’m putting this right here once again to ensure that you don’t have to scroll all the method up as well as down)

Spring/Summer 2020 leather colors by IG @The_Notorious_Pink

Bleu Brume: OC, DR as well as TR color households all include light blue as well as pr has light blue accents.

Bronze Dore: PD has different shades of brown, as does HG.

Curry: Accents in TR, PD as well as HG.

Foin: HG. There are likewise lighter brown accents in PD as well as TR.

Lime: PD as well as LU function bright yellow.

Nata: this will most likely work with just about whatever except white.

Navy: DR as well as OC will have scarves that match; there may likewise be choices in the TR color family.

Sesame: PD has neutrals in addition to HG.

Terre Battue: I have yet to see a scarf that will match this color exactly, however we will most likely see accents in HG as well as PD, with possibilities in TR as well as OC.

Vert Criquet: there are scarves in the OC, TR as well as PD color households that will be a perfect match.

VeRT Maquis: Tästä väristä on korostuksia DR, TR: ssä ja OC: ssä. samoin kuin PD.

Tämä koskee useimpia (ellei kaikkia) värejä, joita Hermès tarjoaa tällä hetkellä nahkaosastolla. Muutamassa huivissa on monia värejä, joten ei ole vaikea löytää ainakin hienoa aksenttiä uudessa huivissa useimmille tällä kaudella tarjottuista väreistä. Hyvää kevään ostoksia!

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