This week we’re exploring Complimentary Colors and the Two-Thirds Rule. One of my favorite two-thirds of a triad is purple and green (of the orange-purple-green triad). I wear it in many incarnations, be it in small doses or large color blocks:
Looking at my past purple and green combos, I’m also noticing that I’m drawn to deep saturated purples and greens more so than to pastels. I like the rich organic look of these colors that remind me of some of my favorite flowers. E. noted yesterday
that she sometimes draws color inspiration from nature, and I think that certainly rings true for me as well. How can you go wrong being inspired by the colors found in irises, petunias, or lavender?
What are some of your favorite flowers and do you ever find yourself translating their hues into outfits or design ideas? S.