I’ll admit, I’ve been behind the eight-ball the past couple of weeks — in a holiday frenzy. Luckily, Vanessa Francis alerted me that we, both, were wrong with forecasting Pantone’s 2014 Color of the Year. She and I were pretty confident that next year would be dictated by blues, so Pantone’s announcement last week about Radiant Orchid was really a bit of a surprise.
When I think about purple in interiors, I recall Meg Ryan’s beach house, the Harland Miller painting in Courtney Cox’s Malibu home, and Campion Platt. There’s Timothy Haynes & Kevin Roberts’ high gloss purple library from the November 2011 cover of Elle Decor…
In addition, Vanessa shares a few more rooms over, here.
As for purple in fashion…here’s a little round-up:
And more of my Purple Passions.