The 12 Seasons at Easter: DARK WINTER

Expressing Your Season At Easter… Black & White + Deep Red Only Winters are able to wear black and white successfully. Dark Winter’s palette is slightly warmed and slightly softened relative to the other Winters. Its white is not quite as bright as that of True Winter, and its black is slightly warmer than True Winter’s blue-black. Dark Winter’ black and white is Read More

The 12 Seasons at Easter: BRIGHT WINTER

Expressing Your Season At Easter… Vivid Colour At Easter, Bright Winter may wish to play up its Spring influence and have some fun with bold colour combinations, while still maintaining its season’s characteristics of clarity and high contrast. Here, Bright Winter’s deep magenta and violet are combined with white or several bright colours – yellow, green and turquoise – Read More

The 12 Seasons at Easter: TRUE WINTER

Expressing Your Season At Easter…   Black & White True Winter is about simplicity and absolutes. The juxtaposition of the blackest black and the whitest white is True Winter at its best. A profound silence exists in the stillness of this high contrast combination.  True Winter finds its balance in absolutes. Your ‘pure’ black is achieved through a smooth velvety Read More

The 12 Seasons of Christmas: DARK WINTER

Expressing Your Season At Christmas… Christmas Red Dark Winter is Winter influenced by Autumn. Bringing a dash of Autumn into Winter produces a palette that’s slightly warmed and slightly softened relative to the other Winters. Since both Winter and Autumn colors are comparatively dark, depth of color is the most obvious trait of this season’s look. Burgundy, oxblood, maroon, merlot or Read More

The 12 Seasons of Christmas: BRIGHT WINTER

Expressing Your Season At Christmas… High Contrast Bright Winter is a Neutral Season – Winter with a Spring influence that both warms and lightens. Bright Winter best creates its level of contrast through color combinations of dramatically different hues. While True Winter wears black & white exceptionally well, in the case of Bright Winter, black & Read More

The 12 Seasons of Christmas: TRUE WINTER

Expressing Your Season At Christmas… Sharp Contrast True Winter is all about saturation and contrast. The True Winter palette is noted for its extremes of value – pure black and stark white, and colours in the range of cool deep shades and icy tints. A True Winter will always look best in sparkle and shine. In decorating for Christmas, Read More