Category Archives: For All Seasons

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A New Look for 12B

We know the quote that says, What if you only woke up tomorrow With the things you thanked God for today? Rick Beckman is always on my list. Rick has done the technical work on this website for  many years. He is brilliant and wonderful.  I hope that I thank him often enough. He and […]

Cedars

Client Q&A Palettes and Line Analysis

Every available hue should be present in as wide a range of hue, value, and chroma as the Season will accept. Very hard to do unless the consumer wants to carry a 5lb. book around, which is why it’s so important to choose garments using the entire fan, not single swatches, to maximize your colour options.

Daisies

Client Q&A Silver Hair and Foundation

If they applied 5 foundations and chose one, there’s a much higher chance of getting things right. Since they haven’t a clue about your heat by looking at you, I hope they used a selection of colours all the way from pure cool to pure warm, not available from most foundation companies.

Client Q&A Lux and Key Drapes

A Light Summer can wear black at times DEPENDING on what the contest is. Her skin likes the saturation and the coolness. If the comparison is with Autumn, her skin might find several things in black to like. Now if the comparison is between black and silver, there may still be good stuff happening in black but less so.

Colour Sharing

How do members of a Season borrow colours into their wardrobe successfully? All sorts of diagrams exist to assist people of certain colouring, or Season, in finding clothing colours that are not within their palette. Examples you might see include, – True Summer and True Winter – because they’re both very cool – Dark Winter […]