Tiny PMS Match

Tiny PMS Match

A personal project of tiny proportion—matching small everyday objects to their Pantone® colors, by designer Inka Mathew. All pictures were taken with her iPhone 5 and edited with Snapseed.
Pantone 7549 color match. Golden Tickseed flower. One of the last spring flowers that lasted into summer here.
Posting this from St Pancras station, London ~ Paris bound!
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I’m taking a short break from posting for a couple of weeks since I’m visiting my sister in London. She’s about to welcome her daughter any day now. So excited!

Pantone 7549 color match. Golden Tickseed flower. One of the last spring flowers that lasted into summer here.
Posting this from St Pancras station, London ~ Paris bound!
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I’m taking a short break from posting for a couple of weeks since I’m visiting my sister in London. She’s about to welcome her daughter any day now. So excited!

Pantone 5767 color match. 
A young cone of a Bald Cypress tree. Looks like a little Christmas ornament.

Pantone 5767 color match.
A young cone of a Bald Cypress tree. Looks like a little Christmas ornament.

Pantone 7627 color match. 
The inside of a sweet Cherub cherry tomato.

Pantone 7627 color match.
The inside of a sweet Cherub cherry tomato.

Pantone 4505 color match. 
Cardamom pods. Another Kerala essential spice. I especially like it in my masala tea. I’d like to share this yummy masala tea recipe with y’all (courtesy of my mom-in-law):

Mix milk + water 1:1 (cup) in pot
Put in 2 bags of red/black tea
Add in 1” of crushed ginger + 
2 dashes of cardamom powder
Heat until boiling on medium heat
Strain and pour into cups
Add sugar to taste 
Serves 2

Pantone 4505 color match.
Cardamom pods. Another Kerala essential spice. I especially like it in my masala tea. I’d like to share this yummy masala tea recipe with y’all (courtesy of my mom-in-law):

Mix milk + water 1:1 (cup) in pot
Put in 2 bags of red/black tea
Add in 1” of crushed ginger +
2 dashes of cardamom powder
Heat until boiling on medium heat
Strain and pour into cups
Add sugar to taste
Serves 2

Pantone Black 5 color match. Cloves. 
Another essential spice in Kerala garam masala.

Pantone Black 5 color match. Cloves.
Another essential spice in Kerala garam masala.

Pantone 4635 color match. 
Star Anise.
My mom-in-law brought these from Kerala (South India). It’s one of the essential spices used in their cooking.

Pantone 4635 color match.
Star Anise.
My mom-in-law brought these from Kerala (South India). It’s one of the essential spices used in their cooking.

Pantone 7667 color match. 
Hipster clam shell :-)
A plaid Coquina shell I picked up at a beach in Corpus Christi last week.

Pantone 7667 color match.
Hipster clam shell :-)
A plaid Coquina shell I picked up at a beach in Corpus Christi last week.

Pantone 4695 color match. 
Seaweed leaves (Sargassum). There were piles of it on the beaches I went to in Corpus Christi last week.

Pantone 4695 color match.
Seaweed leaves (Sargassum). There were piles of it on the beaches I went to in Corpus Christi last week.

Pantone 459 color match. Tiny yellow Coquina shells. 
My family and I went to Corpus Christi for a vacation the past few days. We had a great time, especially the kids. Made a few trips to the beach and found lots and lots of colorful tiny clams there.

Pantone 459 color match. Tiny yellow Coquina shells.
My family and I went to Corpus Christi for a vacation the past few days. We had a great time, especially the kids. Made a few trips to the beach and found lots and lots of colorful tiny clams there.

Pantone 155 color match. My son’s zinc supplement tablet. He has zinc deficiency that affects his hair and skin. I think it’s a tiger but my daughter said it’s a kitty cat.

Pantone 155 color match. My son’s zinc supplement tablet. He has zinc deficiency that affects his hair and skin. I think it’s a tiger but my daughter said it’s a kitty cat.