I don’t know about you, but I love color. I love pops of blues and greens, maybe sprinkle in some pink. I envy a room with crisp whites and bundles of colorful joy in little nooks and crannies – just enough to make you swoon. However, I also am obsessed with the lack of color and all colors combined (i.e. black and white). What is it with these colors, or I suppose I should call them shades, that makes people go crazy?
I mean, take black and white photography for example. If The Pioneer Woman says something is great, you better listen, and she says black and white photos are like fries, once you have one, you need to have them all. Look at some of the finalists from her black and white photography contest.
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Explain to me why a rose is beautiful for its gorgeous color, but can be just as gorgeous (maybe even more so in some way) when it has no color at all. I don’t understand, but sure enough, I’m swooning just as much as you are looking at this
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