Back in the 80s, the hot trend was seasonal coloring. Are you a Winter who looks good in jewel tones? How about an Autumn in Mustard and Spice tones? Maybe you're a Summer in clear icy shades? I am a Spring in the colors of grass and new blooms.
Julie and I spent a day out photographing the colors of springtime as Phoenix is just blooming like mad right now. The colors of spring are pastel, but clear and bright, perky, watery at times, like the prisms of a glass.
We hope this imagery gets you in a springtime mood and possibly inspired with a home palette that wears the season year-round for all the happiness it brings.
It's hard not to feel upbeat and full of warmth and energy when you view springtime. Really look around you for the signs. They come in tiny green buds, daffodils, Easter eggs, citrus fruit, new leaves....
Spring showers bring blossoms, but the water, the sky with puffy clouds, the movement of wind and water, trees rustling overhead, grass bending as it turns green. It's energy. Frequency. Healing.
Now, to bring the colors into your own fashion and home, consider some tiny touches to say you know the season is changing -
Do you need more spring fever? Get inspired with some great movies that remind you of spring
Under the Tuscan Sun
The Secret Garden (1993)
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
The Sound of Music
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Pride and Prejudice
We have more springtime to share soon - taking it to a new level!