One word: sparingly. Radiant Orchid, we have to admit: it’s been a little hard to figure out what to do with you. But we think we’ve finally got it.
We can be in support of you hanging around in small doses. You certainly make these modern chairs pop.
You can also be rather fun when you’re being a bit cheeky. A saturated classic portrait and traditional Victorian sette suddenly feel new.
Playing with your close cousins on each side of the color scale will help you feel a bit more relevant. Lighter lavenders play on the latest pastel trends and deep dark eggplants look dramatic and lush in places like Turkish rugs, wall art and maybe a pillow or two.
Radiant Orchid, we were afraid you were going to be a wallflower, but perhaps you can be the life of the party…only the rest of the year will tell how well you catch on.
What about you, friends? Have you been convinced you too can add purple to your life? We’d love to know!
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