Monday, March 5, 2012

Raining Purple: Designs by Hester van Eeghen

Let's click PURPLE on the color bar, shall we?

What comes to your mind when you think purple? Prince? Jimi Hendrix? The most fabulous glass of Cabernet you've ever had?

In Western Society purple represents royalty, and things grand and majestic. It symbolizes power, luxury and ambition. It conveys wealth and extravagance.

A study of purple bags, wallets and accessories by Hester van Eeghen

Purple is also associated with wisdom, dignity, independence, creativity, mystery and magic. And physically, the color purple calms nerves and allows for relaxation.

According to research, 75% of preadolescents site purple as their favorite color. But purple is not just for kids...deep eggplant hues are luxurious and sophisticated and brighter tones convey creativity and make a statement.

What is your favorite Hester item in purple? I'd love to hear from you. -Debby

Sources: Color Wheel Pro, SensationalColorNowsourcing  

1 comment:

  1. I adore every shade of purple! Gorgeous bags. I found your through Lisa at Privilege.

    Art by Karena