VILE Pastels: Pastels and the Psychology of Colour

{Version française après version anglaise} Writing about pastel colours and Art invokes the usual suspects: the Impressionists, and their watery landscapes of pale dots and dappled sunsets. As an Art Historian, one of the first lessons you learn is to question everything. There are no coincidences in art works – unless you are an Abstract […] Read more…

Sweet Pastel Inspiration – Flamingo T-shirts

This Friday I wanted to share with you what I am currently craving for: flamingo prints. For the conscious fashion girls, I’ve selected 2 flamingo t-shirts made of organic cotton by Armedangels, a sustainable brand that I love. For further info, click on the images below: Have a nice weekend dreaming of flamingos…white sandy beaches, […] Read more…

Bloom time: 6 pastel spring flowers

I am a flower lover, but very often I actually don’t know their names and even less which time of the year they are blooming, nor how to take care of them. There are 3 situations: The first one is to buy it ignoring the name, the second one is to forget the name once […] Read more…

5 ways to wear Radiant Orchid with Pastels

I wanted to start my first blog associating the colour of the year with my favourite hues. Radiant Orchid Pantone #18-3224 has been elected by the Pantone Color Institute® as the colour for 2014. When worn, radiant orchid’s pink nuances enlighten the skin, creating a stunning glow. The blend of fuchsia and purple with rosy […] Read more…

Spring Editorial: The Birth

Welcome to ThePastelProject.com! I am so excited to launch my website in time for the beginning of spring. This season is synonymous with resurgence; flowers bloom and birds sing again. It’s also time to tidy up and bring some fresh touches to your home. Fashionably speaking, it’s also the time where a lot of pastel colours […] Read more…

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