THE MEANING OF COLORS: BLACK
This is the second post in our blog series about colors. This is about the color black. You can read the previous post here: ABOUT WHITE
Black is the most powerful color. It is a sophisticated color. It is mysterious, classic and elegant. Black is also strong and empowering.
The color black is flattering regardless of the color of your hair, eyes and skin. Black fits all and is appropriate in any age.
Black is a mysterious color due to the fact that it is associated with the unknown and the hidden. It hides weight which also makes it a slimming color. Wearing black signifies being in control. It is a color that does not give anything away and can therefore also be a comfortable color.
Black was once only worn by widows and therefore associated with death and mourning. Coco Chanel changed that when she, in 1926, designed the revolutionary little black dress. Showing how chic it could be for evening wear.
Black is a dramatic color. It is associated with fear, depression and portrays evil, but it is also a sophisticated, formal and elegant color. Black is very powerful and authoritative.
Black fits every woman.
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