Violet Bridesmaid Dresses
The color violet stimulates the imagination and spirituality of an individual, a brooding color that allows us to get in touch with our inner thoughts. Violet or purple is the result of blending a warm red and a cool blue on the Basic Color Wheel.
It is the hardest color for the eye to distinguish because it has the shortest wavelength in the light spectrum. Even the people who are working with colors daily are finding it hard to distinguish or tell apart red from violet or blue from violet. [Continue reading..]
The color has been long associated with authority, royalty and majesty in ancient history. Examples were the emperors of Rome and Byzantine who all wore purple togas. It is one of the oldest colors used by men. There were traces of very dark violet found in the prehistoric cave art in Pech Merle in France, dating back about twenty-five thousand years.
Regal and sophisticated, violet is associated with creativity and luxury that is why it is one of the most used colors in the fashion industry. Violet goes well with a wide range of colors including white, silver, brown, orange, gold and green.
It can also be complemented with pastels in similar shades such as lavender, pale pink and pale blue. The violet shade is also commonly used in weddings as it exudes an elegant and cool vibe. Bill Levkoff stores offer bridesmaid dresses in the shade of violet and it is available in a variety of breathtaking designs and styles.