Archive: January, 2013


I was watching sale shoppers this week as I was in the stores. Specifically, in the menswear department – my hubby is as allergic to shopping as any other male on the planet, so muggins here dresses him. And yes, he is glad to have his very own image consultant 🙂 When blokes pick up […]


It is so fascinating how each seasonal colour type exhibits their own trends and tendencies! These are patterns I have observed in colour-typing clients over the years. Of course not everyone can be easily categorised, but it does make for interesting reading! Some are harder to type than others, so I use clues of personality […]


Here are my notes for a talk I gave at the Samaritans Winter Appeal Launch in 2010. We had a fabulous time! Hope you enjoy this talk on how each seasonal colour type likes to dress and decorate!! 2010 COLOUR IN FASHION AND IN THE HOME – JEANETTE DAVID-BALL   INTRODUCTION   Elizabeth contacted me […]

Colour Me With LOVE!

VALENTINE’S DAY is fast approaching…(that’s 14 February, in case you forgot!) Here is how to use colour to enhance the romance! Purple is the colour of romance and passion. It is the most feminine colour amongst the top 10 romantic colours. Use the colour purple in Valentine’s Day flowers, gifts and decorations to awaken the […]

The Power of COLOUR!

Colour is all around us – and influences our lives in ways we could scarcely begin to imagine. Check out your favourite colours below to see what messages you are sending!   Red Red is the colour of fire and blood, so it is associated with energy, war, danger, strength, power, determination as well as passion, […]