Color Bridge Guide – Coated & Uncoated | Pantone

The Color Bridge Guide illustrates how Pantone Spot colors can reproduce in CMYK on uncoated stock, for confident color management across platforms. Graphic and print designers can visualize Pantone Spot colors side by side with their closest, industry-standard CMYK equivalent when process printing is required. The HTML and RGB value equivalents are also given for digital design applications.


-Two handheld fan decks
-Printed on the most commonly used paper stock weights (100 lb coated and 80 lb uncoated)
-Lighting Indicator page demonstrates when lighting conditions are suitable for color evaluation


-Quickly illustrates how closely basic industry CMYK printing can match to Pantone Spot colors
-Includes 294 new, trend- and market-relevant graphics colors, for a total of 2,139 colors.
-Each color displayed with CMYK, HTML, and RGB values
-Features updated CMYK values produced using G7 methodology to better represent industry standard color management and printing conditions, to show the true results of moving from a Pantone spot color to its process color equivalent
-Colors arranged in chromatic format
-Index in the back of the guides provides the numeric location for each color

Product Application

-Use for digital design, animation, and packaging when CMYK process printing is required
-Color Bridge is the only Pantone Tool that offers CMYK, HTML, and RGB values for Pantone Spot colors
-Use throughout design workflow, from color inspiration to press check

Important: On computer screens PANTONE colors do not apply completely authentic. We recommend to purchase a physical PANTONE color fan deck to be sure of the correct color.