Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Spooky, Scary,.. Colors and 19 Halloween Patterns

November 1, 2010 by admin · 7 Comments 

Happy Halloween! We hope this year’s Halloween is a colorful one. To make it a colorful Halloween here on COLOURlovers post your Halloween inspired patterns and palettes in the comments. Halloween Patterns

The Pantone Wallstore Is A Magnetic Wall Organizer In 6 Fun Pantone Colors.

October 27, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

The Pantone® Wallstore is a simple magnetic notice board and storage solution in one. The large surface area on top allows good space for the user to store notes, photos, keys and keepsakes etc… while the folded section creates space for magazines and letters. The wallstore is provided with 6 mini magnets and all the [...]

Hat Inspired Patterns & Colors

October 22, 2010 by admin · 1 Comment 

This is a complemetary post to “30 Years of the Most Colorful Hats in Fashion” about legendary milliner Stephen Jones. Original Pattern By: AimtheDi Original Pattern By: miss bea heyvin Original Pattern By: Lerner Hat Inspired Color Did we miss any hat inspired patterns or colors? Share yours in the comments. Header image uses compiled from stephenjonesmillinery.com and patterns [...]

Hottest Colors in the World. Burn Your Face Off.

October 21, 2010 by admin · 3 Comments 

Warning! : The colors below may cause sweating, irritation to the eyes & mouth, the forming of sad, scared, awkward looking facial expressions, and the gratuitous exhibition of machismo. Be careful not to touch your eyes or your …er…more sensitive areas after handling. Now, the hottest colors in the world. Chili Peppers The spicy heat of peppers is measured in Scoville Heat Units. [...]

Eclectic Color Roundup: A 1 in 900 Quintillion Chance of Seeing these Colors Together

October 18, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

We’re going to outer space with NASA and Etsy as they team up for a craft / design contest; the winner will get a $500 worth of Etsy delights, a good seat at the next Space Shuttle launch, and they might even put your work into orbit. We witness three distinctly colored lobsters at The [...]

The Swatch Fashion Challenge. “True Colors” As Seen By Editors and Bloggers

October 16, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

above image is a crop of part of VISION Magazine’s entryabove image is a crop of part of All Magazine’s entry The Swatch New Gents Collection True Colors Competition Swatch challenged fashion editors, bloggers and trend setters to style the Swatch New Gent Collection, shown above, and discover their “True Colours.” Editorial magazine layouts and [...]

Revealing the Colors of Urban Graphic Decay

October 12, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Wandering the streets with her camera Jitka Kopejtkova captures the graphic decay of Prague’s event, product and political posters. The fragmented and juxtaposed images in her work reveal not only unexpected color combinations but the age rings of visual communication and the consumer market itself. The indiscriminate combinations of color, shape and form raise curiosities of each individual designer’s original [...]

Baddy, The Modern Garden Gnome. Now in 8 Colors.

October 7, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

I’ve never been a big garden gnome fan, but these “baddies’ by JVLT (artist Joe Velluto) for Plust could change all that. A modern garden gnome in several finishes, “Baddy” is a colored resin sculpture suitable for outdoor and indoor settings. In the luminescent version it acts as a “dwarf guard” thanks to a luminous [...]

Colorful Credit -The PANTONE Platinum VISA Rewards Card In 5 PMS Colors.

September 24, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

And the Pantone Parade of Products marches on. The latest product to brandish the Pantone brand name and five of their trendy colors for 2011 is a credit card. Whether you’re buying groceries, paying the dry cleaner or getting Sparky groomed for the dog show, now you can do it in style, with the new [...]

The Most Powerful Colors in the World

September 15, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

When we released our report on the colors of the social web, based on data analyzed by our Twitter theme tool, we were surprised that blue was such a dominant color in people’s profile designs. Was Twitter’s default color influencing their design decisions? Or is blue really THE most popular and dominant color online? …We [...]