Monday, March 30, 2009

The Colors of the Season:







- Uplifting fruity lemons and limes


- Vibrant blues and greens


- Soft lavender also makes it's way to the list




Traditionally, Spring fashion is definitely a time for blossoms and brights! These are all shades to wear Spring 2009 if you're feeling really Spring-y!




Summary of Spring Colors



The Blue Hues


Palace Blue — a favorite amongst designers which takes a navy undertone and makes it sparkle. A cross between a sky blue and strong navy. This is a color which works with almost any other, pink, yellow, lavender or green.
Lavender — the regal purple of fall has been adapted to a softer lighter lilac, feminine and romantic, and slightly mystical.
Rose Dust — a pale pinky blue, which is a welcome break from traditional neutrals.


Slate Gray — a cool and calming nuanced neutral and is a perfect pairing to lavender hues.


The Red Hues


Fuchsia Red –—Vibrant yet seductive, powerful and robust. Fresh and dazzling, fuchsia features heavily in nail polish and lipsticks too.
Salmon Rose — Mixing a soft salmon pink with the subtleness of oranges which is flattering to most complexions and gives a warm healthy glow.


The Green Hues


Vibrant Green — a mossy mid-green which is bright but not harsh
Dark Citron — a calm, almost olive color which blends perfectly with this season’s lemon tones. Lucite Green — a clean, subtle, soft green which adds a slight shimmer


Yellow


Super Lemon — brings a fun, optimistic outlook to the Palette

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