9.22.2014

Shades Of: Purple & Gold

With the onset of fall happening right now, I'm really drawn to the combinations of varying shades of purple and gold that are happening all around us.  The aspen trees are bursting into flames and the hues of gold are leaning toward almost flourescent, while other trees are tending to go out a bit quieter, their green leaves turning darker and then over into the side of purple and eventually to brown and away, gone, into winter.  And every once in a while, you see a rose losing some of it's pigment, changing a once rich shade of wine into a lighter blush.  The combinations of these varying shades--the bright metallic golds with the rich deep indigos or light muted comfortable purples--are helping me to find inspiration in the now, instead of dwelling on the cold winter to come.     



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2 comments:

  1. Love that sofa! You will see me sporting this purple/gold beauty this Fall...
    http://www.dawnpost.noondaycollection.com/necklaces/kampala-necklace

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    1. I know, isn't it dreamy? I love love love that necklace! I might have to snatch it up for the holidays myself! :)

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