Your Style – Color Palette

Your color palette typically falls into four categories.  They are, Spring, Summer, Autumn, and Winter.

Spring

The notable increase in the daylight hours makes the season of Spring a time associated with renaissance, rebirth.  Spring color palette is bright and warm.  Spring colors include:

Aaisha Traditional

 


Scarlet, Vermillion, Gold, Chartreuse, Teal, Amethyst, Gray, Ivory, and Taupe
Scarlet, Vermillion, Gold, Chartreuse, Teal, Amethyst, Gray, Ivory, and Taupe

Summer

Long daylight hours, more free time, and good weather, characterizes the season of Summer and it is associated with relaxation and reunion.  Summer color palette is the clarified hue of colors.  Summer colors include:

Aaisha Traditional

 


Raspberry, Salmon, Maize, Mint, Denim, Plum, Charcoal, Timberwolf, and Tan
Raspberry, Salmon, Maize, Mint, Denim, Plum, Charcoal, Timberwolf, and Tan

Autumn

In Autumn, we are clearly aware of the decrease in day light hours thus associating this season with harvest and preparation.  Autumn color palette is the deep and warm hues of colors.  Autumn colors include:

Aaisha Traditional

 


Maroon, Persimmon, Saffron, Avocado, Navy, Eggplant, Chocolate, beige, and Sand
Maroon, Persimmon, Saffron, Avocado, Navy, Eggplant, Chocolate, beige, and Sand

Winter

The longest hours of the night and coldest weather gives the season of Winter the sense of hibernation and expectation.  Primary colors are the basis of the Winter color palette.  Winter colors include:

Aaisha Traditional

 


Red, Aureolin, Yellow, Green, Blue, Azure, Black, White, and Camel
Red, Aureolin, Yellow, Green, Blue, Azure, Black, White, and Camel

(He is) the Lord of the two east and the Lord of the two west.

Then which of the Blessings of your Lord will you both deny?

Surah Ar-Rahmaan 17-18

Wardrobe builder.  Collect pieces that can be used for any occasion.  New converts, new job, or a new husband, build your wardrobe based on items that suit your lifestyle and your color palette.  Understanding your color palette is one of the best ways you can achieve many looks with fewer pieces.

Build your wardrobe based on your color palette and make it work for you.  What is your color palette?

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