Category Archives: colour names

learning your colour tarts

these delicious little pantone tarts are the creation of french food and style blogger emily griottes.  mmmm….edible colour

non-stationary stationery

wonderful stop-frame animation, using stationery!  a good song too…against the grain by hudson, an emerging indie-artist from melbourne

ode to an unusual colour (part IV)

i haven’t done an unusual colour name for a while & there’s no better time than ‘right away’….

nautical umbrella

{image from tinywhitedaisies}

ode to an unusual colour (part IV)

little-owl brown

ode to an unusual colour (part III)

bicycle-wheel black

ode to an unusual colour (part II)

bee-bottom black

ode to an unusual colour…

i love colours

…in fact, if i could be the person who invents the outlandish and avant-garde names assigned to paint colours or shades of lipstick, i would be one happy creature!  so i have decided to do the odd post dedicated to unsual colour names i have thought up.

starting with: