luscious greenery

Author Victoria McGregor

18 Jan 2017

 

Pinning away on Pinterest in the early hours of the morning looking for inspiration and understanding the trends for this year to come, I became completely inspired by the colour Green and what it represents.

 

  

 

Greenery – The pantone colour of the year for 2017

a luscious fresh green colour that calls the balance of nature in these turbulent political times…

 
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‘Greenery bursts forth in 2017 to provide us with the reassurance we yearn for amid a tumultuous social and political environment. Satisfying our growing desire to rejuvenate and revitalize, Greenery symbolizes the reconnection we seek with nature, one another and a larger purpose’.

Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Colour Institute

 

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As a child I hated the colour green and refused to wear anything green (not much has changed my wardrobe is still predominatly black lol) however, once where I used to love all things purple I have grown to adore the colour green and the calming effect it has – especially on a lovely Spring/early Summer day when walking through the park, or sitting under a tree with a canopy of leaves shading the sun but with bursts of sunlight creeping through...

 

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My birthstone is also Peridot which I used to hate but now love! With this colour being the key colour of the season I wanted to delve a little deeper into what the colour green actually means…

 

‘It symbolizes growth, harmony, freshness, and fertility. Green has strong emotional correspondence with safety. Dark green is also commonly associated with money. Green has great healing power. It is the most restful colour for the human eye; it can improve vision.’

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‘Green is an emotionally positive colour, giving us the ability to love and nurture ourselves and others unconditionally…Being a combination of yellow and blue, green encompasses the mental clarity and optimism of yellow with the emotional calm and insight of blue, inspiring hope and a generosity of spirit not available from other colours…’

http://www.empower-yourself-with-color-psychology.com/color-green.html

 

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Is your personality the colour green?

 caring and nurturing

intelligent and love to learn, quick to understand new concepts

a great need to love and be loved.. you wear your heart on your sleeve and an open book who doesn’t hide your feelings

A need to belong

Loyal friend and faithful partner

 http://www.empower-yourself-with-color-psychology.com/personality-color-green.html

 

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Pale green

The colour of new plants, indicates immaturity, youthfulness and inexperience. It allows us to see things from a new perspective, to make a fresh start...

 

 

Emerald Green

Inspiring and uplifting colour suggesting abundance, wealth and emotional wellbeing to creative ideas...

 

 

Jade Green

The colour of trust and confidentiality. It indicates a generous spirit, giving without expecting anything in return. Increase wisdom, understanding and the search for enlightenment...

 

 

Lime Green

Inspires youthfulness, naivety and playfulness creating a feeling of anticipation and helps clear the mind of negativity...

 

 

Grass Green

The colour of money, self confident and secure, natural and healthy, occurring an abundance in nature...

 

Need more ideas? How about checking out these stunning clearance fabrics and collections in green...

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