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Let Yellow Shine

Let Yellow Shine

Don’t be afraid of using the color yellow. It can change your mood, increase your energy and improve your creative thought process. Adding some yellow to your wardrobe and accessories can help you to stand out in a crowd. Decorate your home with touches of yellow to brighten a room. Yellow is more than a color it is a feeling.

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Entering the Gray Zone

Entering the Gray Zone

This is the time of year in the Midwest that we enter the Gray Zone. Cloudy skies, rain and melting snow build on the anticipation that spring will arrive soon. It is not quite the end of winter but earth is beginning to come back to life. Daylight is slowly returning...

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THE POWER OF PINK

THE POWER OF PINK

The color pink is unique. It is red plus white which makes it a red tint. Pink is also the only tint that can claim a title in the color pallet. Pink is separate category for a red tint with varying amounts of white. Pink by any other name is still red plus white,...

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LIVING CORAL Pantone’s 2019 Color of the Year

LIVING CORAL Pantone’s 2019 Color of the Year

This year the Pantone Color Institute has chosen LIVING CORAL as 2019’s Color of The Year. I have known for a very long time that color is energy, but I have not thought about color as a “living” form. When I looked at Pantone’s 2019 color choice, I decided to do my...

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Red Energy

Red Energy

RED Energy T'is the season for Poinsettias, Holly Berries, and Santa Suits. Are you fashion conscious? Red is the “in” color this season for sweaters, gloves, buffalo plaid pajamas and flannel shirts. You can’t go wrong with red in December. The color red stirs the...

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Illuminating White

Illuminating White

As I look out of my window it is a White-Out. The winter Olympics have started and a fast moving snow storm dropped a blanket of white on the Midwest states. If you are not a winter sports enthusiast, than you are probably dreaming of the sunny south. No matter where...

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The In-between Season

The In-between Season

THE IN-BETWEEN SEASON COLOR If you live in the Midwest you know that Mother Nature follows her own timeline. The smell, look and feel of autumn arrived late this season, even though the calendar announced the autumnal equinox two months ago. The temperature dropped...

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