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.
What's catching your eye in the color department? Are you going all out for emerald, like Bella? Or doing pops of brilliance like Pam (check out those shoes)?
Have a colorful, joyful Thursday,