To celebrate the letter “O”, let’s have a fun focus on the color orange.
DO YOU AGREE:
Orange is very blatant and vulgar. It makes you immediately start having feelings.–Wolf Kahn
Your mood and preference may have an effect on how you view the color orange. Orange can be a very energetic color.
The psychology of the color orange is telling us that the color orange reminds us of warmth, like in a sunset. Feelings of excitement and enthusiasm are also words that are brought to mind when we see or think of the color orange. In my mind, orange brings about the word “festive”.
You may have noticed that the color orange is often used to draw attention, such as in hunting attire, construction vests, traffic signs and advertising. The same could be associated in fashion. Orange is a bold forward-stepping color that takes bravery to pull off. Small accents of orange are great for a “pop” of color. I challenge you to welcome a dash of orange into your life in large or small ways.
Spring color schemes including orange can be muted down a bit to a salmon or coral shade that is less abrupt. Summer orange tones are typically more vivid in stripes and bright solids. The neon trend continues and you will certainly notice more orange items around you as the season changes.
Be sure to note that Club Creative Studio creates custom art. If your favorite color is orange and you’d like to express your style with one-of-a-kind art, let us know and we’ll create with you in mind, above and beyond your expectations. You can also check the online storefront often to see if something orange has been created by chance.
Welcome to Club Creative Studio’s blog. If you have not been informed and are not in tune with the color trend that is just around the corner in 2013, this post is for your information.
Women’s palette: What’s the color code assigned to 2013?
It has already been predicted. This season designers and other creative people have taken note of consumers and their desires to be awaken by color. Green is going to be the popular go-to color trend that we will express energy and nature. There are going to be interesting complimentary color combinations assigned to the color green as well. Looking toward the color wheel you an expect to see orange and green combine and that my friends, is one example of an exciting color combo!
Along with the green hues, you can expect to see a variety of green. Vibrant yellow greens, subtle jade tones, greens with grey undertones. Gem-stone emerald-green and all nature inspired green tones will adorn clothing, make-up, jewelry accessories, fabrics, interior designs/home decor and more.
There are also great colors combinations that will introduce themselves as statement colors such as the colors deep violet, bright poppy red, nectarine/citrus, and refreshing lemon tones.
For evenings, the highlighted colors are dusty blues, and warm neutrals.
Do you have items ready to fill the bill of the color green explosion? Have you thought about how you can combine the bright statement colors that will also be popular? If you are not sure about how some of these colors look together, be brave and try the different color combinations, I know I will in my future art creations.
Happily, I am ahead of the curve in creating some items that already have these combinations incorporated. To view and purchase jewelry art that is fashionable and on-trend, as well as hand-made, please browse the Club Creative Studio website. You will certainly view Art That Sets You Apart.
Today, Club Creative Studio stops to be thankful for three words and the implications it brings to the fashion world. Choice, chance and change.
It is great news to know that hand-made art can be both unique and affordable. You are able to realize that when you wear something created from Club Creative Studio, you are the only one in the entire world that owns it. When you wear something hand-made and one-of-a-kind, you express yourself as being an individual and special. We are happy to offer a variety of choices online and take pride in knowing that nothing is ever made in duplicate. The choice is yours to be different and supportive of the arts and art created by hand. Make a choice to express yourself creatively.
Chances are you will notice that suede is going to be popular in shoes and maybe elsewhere. I have created several simple necklaces that have colored suede cords as the strands so that is right on target for the Fall fashion season already. The color cobalt blue is said to be popular as well as glitter and sparkle (yeah). While you will still see and enjoy tone-on-tone items, statement pieces and men’s wear inspired looks will spill into women’s accessories. How will you take a chance in your Fall fashion statements? Dare to be different! Take a chance, show your creative side.
This Fall season: you’ll notice tassels, Oxford flat shoes, leopard and wing-tipped shoes, and colored toe caps, the chunky look and to me the most exciting: patterns and bold colors!
What changes will you be inspired to make? Will you embrace the glitter and sequins trend? Will you explore and appreciate the colors and patterns in new items? As far as making beads that relate to the new trends, I am pleased and excited to see more contrasting colors and floral and geometric graphics around us. I look forward to coordinating Art That Sets You Apart with fashion-forward movements. Make a change from being ordinary to extraordinary, strut your creative stuff!
You might notice how things I look at can inspire bead-making for me. Do you see any similar qualities in the shoes above and the rectangle bamboo beads pictured here? Like changing your shoes, adding bright and bold colors to your wardrobe could be the jumpstart you need to meet and greet the new trend. I remain thankful that our items lend well to standing out and offering unique and varied choices of art.
Have fun as you attempt to use your creativity and make choices, take a chance, and allow the changes to be an extended expression of your style. I’d love to help by suggesting that Club Creative Studio creations are as unique as you are. Club Creative Studio Art found at http://www.clubcreativestudio.com offers you a wide choice of hand-made creations, gives you the chance to visit over and over again and purchase online at your convience, as well as shares in the excitement that our art can change your appearance in an affordable manner through its hand-crafted artistic designs.
Thank you for wearing and sharing Club Creative Studio Art
Today’s Club Creative Studio Feature Friday post celebrates the color YELLOW
How wonderful yellow is. It stands for the sun. -Vincent Van Gogh
Do you want to grab a little attention? Wear a piece of jewelry that is an eye-attracting yellow color, or an item with yellow accents.
That may do the trick since yellow is considered the most visible color, it is also the most attention-getting color. Yellow can be used in small amount to draw notice, such as on traffic sign or advertisements.
Yellow is a great color to highlight.
While that same wonderful sunny yellow color stands out and makes you feel happy and warm, yellow also often tends to be the most fatiguing to the eye. This is said to be reasoned out due to the high amount of light that is reflected. So, in today’s extreme use on computer monitors, the background color yellow can lead to extreme eyestrain.
One thing is for sure, when you wear a Club Creative Studio art items heads will turn no matter what color is highlighted in the design, and that won’t be because of eye strain!
The studied flip-side of the psychological effects of happy yellow are frustration and anger, however. It seems that studies have been done to also prove that people are more likely to lose their tempers in yellow rooms and babies tend to cry more in yellow rooms. This goes to show even for colors everything in MODERATION should keep us all at an even keel. For me yellow has always brought to mind a sunny side up egg. It is a pleasing color that also makes me have a hankering for eggs!
Speaking of balance, yellow can also increase the metabolism. So, let’s keep a healthy dose of yellow in our wardrobes. How does yellow make YOU feel?
Club Creative Studio is no doubt in love with creating art items using bright and vivid color combinations. However, this does not mean that anything created in neutrals of black and white are tossed to the side. NOOOOO, far from that idea. I also create using black and white in polymer clay and glass.
I love creating in black and white because of the contrast it lends us visually. Black happens to be my “favorite color” so, to combine black with any other color is always aesthetically pleasing to me. I use black to define and separate areas. The outlines become just as important that the other elements in my clay bead designs.
The stark contrast when using black and white draw our eyes into focus of the division of shape and that seems to attract and keep our attention.
I am blogging about black and white today because it is “Cow Appreciation Day” today. Being from the midwest, cows are pretty important. I will celebrate them today by creating more black and white beads to match the common milk cow, and the abilities of black and white in art to stand out from the ordinary. Do you like black and white contrast colors together? What do you like about black and white accessories?
The next time you see someone wearing items that are designed in black and white, try to determine why you are drawn to that combination. They are striking for sure.
I am feeling chunky today. Not because I ate too much, it’s because of the great style choice known as fun chunky jewelry.
It is not often that someone would actually appreciate being associated with the term of being called “chunky”. It is a negative counteraction for the most part, and can have health risks associated with the term as well. Sporting and enjoying a “chunky look” when wearing jewelry however, is a fun term. It’s a way to slim down your need for layering or wearing many other jewelry items at once. This Thursday TNT (This-N-That) post brings attention to the lasting trend in jewelry fashion. Do you enjoy chunky and funky jewelry fashion?
When you wear chunky jewelry, it speaks for itself. It is known and appreciated as being statement jewelry. The chunky look is bold and substantial.
I have often shared photos of Club Creative Studio art that fits well into the chunky style category. I enjoy creating jewelry and offering items with personality. A festive and funky chunky necklace or bracelet generally contains more beads in its creation, so the chunky look can be achieved. Adding more beads gives the wearer a deeper appreciation a love of the variety and over-all collection of beads that combine to form one piece of art.
Chunky style jewelry does not necessarily have to be heavy in weight to wear because of the amount of beads it contains. Chunky yet light-weight beads can be made from clay, leucite, plastic, acrylic, shell and resins and still maintain their comfort associations while looking substantial.
Glass, ceramic and wood beads can sometimes add to the overall heaviness of a piece but can still be comfortable to wear. The comfort you prefer when you chose to adorn a chunky neckline can be decided from the length and weight of the beads in your jewelry.
Although personal style sometimes will supersede how comfortable you really are, a statement piece does not need to weigh you down. If you do not have many items that are chunky on their own you do have the option of wearing several necklaces or bracelets together at once. This method is great to utilize your jewelry in different ways and mix up your won combinations.
No matter what your method is for obtaining the chunky look, when you add more jewelry instead of added calories to your body frame, you get noticed for favorable reasons for the most part. Chunky jewelry does not add calories to your life-style and your figure, the last time I checked. Enjoy having fun wearing chunky jewelry.
Club Creative Studio’s art is one way to add color to the “gloom of winter”. Art can be created to help you bring a dash of bling into your bold color choices of fashion and home. Right now it is considered “hot” to add rich colors and bold patterns to your fashion, and even in your home accessories.
Artful finds from a market-theme storefront that offers a more global awareness/influence will make you realize that it is o.k. to go bold. You may appreciate the fabrics you are seeing more often that commonly resemble the batik or ikat patterns. Items that are made from or are made to look like the ancient fabric-dying techniques are bold and beautiful. You can consider even tribal patterns to be bold.
Thinking of Persian rugs or Mexican tiles gives you an idea that patterns found in such items can become a focal point of interest. Adding a pop of color adds a spice to life.
Wearing something in jewel-tones such as fuchsia, turquoise and citrus greens and yellows is an easy way to bring your wardrobe up to date and fresh. When choosing an element of colorful bling, you may want to consider choosing colors that either blend or compliment your look. By introducing a combination of “wow-colors” you set yourself apart as being a bit bold, and certainly…beautiful!
Within the new category GLAMOUR tab on the website: Club Creative Studio I have introduced art that is bold and somewhat “over-the-top”. Here you will find jewelry art that is fun, and fabulous. Enjoy viewing items that are being add to the growing new section. They are certainly making statements!