Color Inspiration No.24: Terre Verte, Rose, Salmon, Coffee, Latte

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To create this Color Inspiration No.24 and former ones, I take a particular shade and study its origin, anecdote and sometimes mysteries. Reading the story about Terre Verte and the main character of today's color collage below makes me even want to dive deeper into color history. Images: Ph: Olesya Asanova | Ph: Andrew Romano | Kitchens Brasil | Josef Hoffmann A pigment when …

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Color Inspiration No.22: Cocoa, Toffee, Bubble Gum, Celadon, Corn

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It was only natural to get together Color Inspiration No.22 seeing all the brown and ochre shades popping up. Pink in any hue has become an omnipresent shade, and whether we intended to include it or not, had somehow to find its place too. We published earlier a brown/red combo which actually works very well too. Jotun | Woodpecker | Inès Longevial …

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Color Inspiration No.21: Wine, Amaranth, Toffee, Mauve, Coffee

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Today's inspiration board features Wine, Amaranth, Toffee, Mauve, and Coffee. Color Inspiration No.21 includes some of the warm color nuances that are coming in 2018. Toffee and Coffee are back after a few years of absence in all creative disciplines. WGSN | Workshop Brothers | No.197 Chiswick Forestation | Vicenzo de Cotiis Brown is the less popular shade according to a study in color psychology. This result is surprising in …

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Color Inspiration No. 20: Stone Blue, Egg Yolk, Crepe, Clay, Apricot

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This mood board and  Color Inspiration No. 20 is inspired by several proposals spotted at the Salone del Mobile this year that are still resonating with me. I believe color combinations have been evolved much in the past years leading to surprising and fascinations results. A timeless cosmetic color palette (it's not a trend anymore but very integrated in all design disciplines) is enriched …

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Color Inspiration No.19: Lavender, Geranium, Verdi Gris, Forest, Jam

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The combination of Lavender, Geranium, Verdi Gris, Forest and Jam result in today's Color Inspiration No.19. Off Black Magazine | Beppe Brancato | Elinor Portnoy | Aisha Zeijpveld Whenever you want to work with lavender images, you will need to spend some time researching. It's much easier to rely on violet and purple inspired shots than finding the pastel shade. Lavender is a color …

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Color Inspiration No.18: Ocean, Lime, Mocha, Candy and Carrot

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Color Inspiration No.18 includes this time the shades of Ocean, Lime, Mocha, Candy and Carrot. This is one of my favorite color combos I have been creating to date. Not that I am a particular fan of all individual colors, but I love how they work all together. I believe this to be a modern and fresh combination, rather unusual in fact. Sølve Sundsbø | Wyne Veen | Matthias …

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