Shades Of Violet Deciphered For You – Colors Galore

August 31st, 2015

Shades Of Violet Deciphered For You – Colors Galore

Ask a guy to pick up a lavender colored scarf and he is bound to look at you with confusion in his eyes. This is because most guys are not bothered about the nuances of colors and are often confused at the various terms used for what they think is essentially the same color. Nevertheless, we know about the huge role that colors play in fashion and how important it is to know about all the color and shade nuances.  Colors like violet and the many shades that it has to offer have become such a vital part of the fashion scene that they also constitute a place in effortless hairstyles for cool girls.

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Whether it is outfits in solid colors or printed fashion outfits to make your friends jealous, colors do play an important part in a person’s wardrobe. We know violet is the result of combining red and blue; at least that is what we have been taught in school. However, the definition of this color is not limited to just that; there are many shades and nuances that are part of violet.

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Here Are Some Of Them:

  1. Fig
  2. Plum
  3. Violet
  4. Grape
  5. Orchid
  6. Amethyst
  7. Sage flower
  8. Lavender
  9. Lilac
  10. Magenta
  11. Purple
  12. Puce

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We are sure that many will argue that some of these shades do not belong to the definition of shades of violet, but this is such a subjective assessment, that it is subject to change.

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Here Are Some Uses Of The Color Violet Along With All The Shades That Are Part Of The Fashion Scene:

Hair: Yes, violet is a color in all its glory and with all its subtle shades, has become part of hair color with surprisingly good results. When done right, this shade of color looks really good on hair.

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Nails: Nails look so awesome with all the shades of violet depending on the color of your skin, the outfit you are wearing and the confidence with which you can wear this color.

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Clothing: If you are careful with the fabric that you wear this color in as well as the texture, this color in all its shades looks really rich and apt. Do consider the color of your skin and hair while picking out the shade of violet that you are going to wear.

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Shoes: We know that violet shoes don’t go with outfits of all colors but they do have a plush and lush feel to them when you wear them with the right color dress or outfit.

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Bags: Since bags can be of a matching shade as well as of a contrasting shade, a violet bag (in one of the numerous shades) can make the outfit pop and give you a distinct air that makes things look lush and rich.

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Jewelry: Since there are some precious stones like alexandrite and some semi-precious, stones like amethyst and mystic topaz in this color, we are sure that there must be many options for jewelry in this color and its many shades.

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Makeup: Purple lipstick does make a startling statement that is not easy to ignore or even eye makeup in the many shades of violet. That is why it is not at all startling to see violet in its many avatars showing up in various items of makeup.

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The color violet and the many shades that it has, is often seen in the creations of mother nature, especially in flowers and fruits among other things. That is why it is not at all surprising to see this color make an appearance in many aspects of fashion.