Wednesday, October 16, 2013
WIWW: Positive & Powerful in Purple
Hair: (Co)wash & Go // Vintage scarf & wrap sweater: via Beacon's Closet // Sunglasses: via NYC street vendor // Corduroy pocket skirt: Renuar via Second Time Around // Fishnets: ? // Clogs: Sam by Dansko
I took these WIWW photos yesterday. I was not having the best day. I woke up feeling a little emo, tired, and crampy. (It happens even to the best of us!) I knew I had to put on some fabulous clothes to feel more like myself. I randomly felt drawn to wearing an all purple outfit. Some internet research shows I couldn't have made a better choice.
According to ColorMatters.com, purple is considered the most powerful visible wavelength of electromagnetic energy. Kids associate it with happiness. Light purples are light-hearted, floral, and romantic. The dark shades are more intellectual and dignified.
Wow! Those were definitely qualities I needed more of. Who knew The Law of Attraction even got as specific as clothes!
I also made a point to walk past a neighborhood house that has tons of wild lavender growing in the front yard. Did you know lavender herb can create a positive mood and help to alleviate mild feelings of agitation or distress? I did, that's why I rubbed up those magical bushes like nobody's business!
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