I am! I do love my grays and browns and (forever) blacks. I will wear them throughout spring and summer too. But I am starving for color right now.
I was in Charming Charlie’s yesterday (we got excused from jury duty a couple of hours early, and well, I was in the neighborhood). I didn’t buy anything, but the colorful displays got my pulse racing for the new season. The corals and yellows, especially, drew me in even though I don’t wear those close to my face.
|All of a sudden, I am craving this. Nordstroms, $44|
Then on one of the shopping channels this morning, I saw some dazzling flats in magenta, coral and mint. The neutral shades looked so lifeless in comparison.
|Too wild? I love them anyway. Steven by Steve Madden, $99|
I am switching to my brighter lipstick and nail colors now, and lightening up my highlights (I’m not brave enough yet to do a pink streak like Ariane, but I’ve thought about it).
And I recently bought this dress from Lands End, a floral sensation:
|This will be fun to accessorize. Lands End, on sale for $20|
What has come over me, the Queen of Subdued Shades? Spring Fever.
Have a colorful, joyful Thursday,