gosh, you guys, thanks for your votes! i came in second for the yarn category of celebrate color! everyone produced such lovely things across the categories that i’m humbled to have received your votes. so, thank you.
if i can get my act together, i may participate again. it really was fun! plus, an excuse to get my fabric or knit on? yes, please.
i’ve been thinking about the premise more: colors of fall. and for me, fall evokes more feelings than it does colors. fall conjures up feelings of returning home, warmth, laughter, love, preparation, contentment, a carpe diem to seize what remains of the sun.
with these feelings, i associate some colors. anything warm really – golds, red, oranges, browns, whites (those sheep who graciously provide their wool!), charcoal, greens (i’m thinking of vegetables here – artichokes, etc.), and deep aubergine purples.
i’ve started pinning on pinterest, and here some of my thoughts on colors i find in the fall: