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Colors not only enhance the appearance, they also influence our behavior. It’s to your advantage to consider the responses to colour. Ever think about what your colours are saying?

RED — Dominance, power, attention, sexual energy, health, determination, passion, persistence, excitement, strength

“I love red so much; I almost want to paint everything red.”
– Alexander Calder

PINK — Upbeat, good health, calming, friendly, compassionate, faithful, femininity, calm

ORANGE –Happy, courageous, successful, enthusiasm, bold, adventuresome, friendliness, warmth, informality, welcoming, movement, energy

Orange is the happiest color”
– Frank Sinatra

BROWN — Informal, reliable, approachable, relaxed, stability, earthy

YELLOW — Anxiety, alert, optimistic, confident, stimulating, enthusiastic, playful, cheerful, communicative, expressive, intelligent

Yellow is capable of charming God.”
-Vincent Van Gogh

GREEN — Relaxing, compassion, prosperity, prestige, growth, abundance, money, vitality, harmony, efficiency

BLUE — Loved, high regard, knowledge, authority, trust, serious, responsibility, peace, social status, caring, good health, tranquil, intuitive, happiness, calm, honest, loyalty, integrity

PURPLE — Spiritual, passionate, visionary, regal, powerful, respected, dignified, luxurious

“I think it pisses God off if you walk by the color purple
in a field somewhere and don’t notice it.”
— Alice Walker, The Color Purple
(Simon & Schuster 1982)

GOLD — Illumination, wisdom, prestige, expensive

SILVER –Prestige, cold, scientific

BLACK — Elegance, authority, dignity, sophistication, seductive, mystery

“I’ve been 40 years discovering that the queen
of all colors is black.”
— Pierre-Auguste Renoir

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(from http://www.askandyaboutclothes.com)

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