October 02, 2021 2 min read
It was a treat for me to do a "surprise" color analysis for Donald Green for his 50th birthday several years ago. He was a good sport and went along for the ride and jumped enthusiastically into his Warm Autumn palette. Donald is a certified Podologist and runs a specialized European foot care center. I was amazed at his professionalism and attention to detail on my first visit. He and I share a similar exacting approach to our systems and methods and I appreciate the care he gives each and every client.
In the years since his color analysis he has incorporated his colors into his business branding and lifestyle.
After receiving a landmark birthday gift of a color analysis, I arrived at my appointment with enormous inquisitiveness. I was met at the door by Kerry with her now, infamous question: She asked, “You have NO idea why you are here, do you?” I nodded sheepishly as I looked around the room. I remember feeling dumbfounded as I saw makeup, accessories, and scarves of every imaginable color, not knowing what was to come.
As it turns out, meeting Kerry was a very positive and life altering 50th birthday gift experience and we have continued to keep in touch throughout these past years.
Since opening the foot care center in 2018, I took to the habit of wearing hospital scrubs --in my Warm Autumn colors, of course! I receive comments very often about how well I look, or have I lost weight?, or did I go on vacation?, etc.---It’s all about the colors you wear, who knew?! I have notice ways that I have bridged a gap between the colors that I wear, and the colors in my office and home. In fact, many clients just simply ask me to pick out their nail polish color choice with complete trust.
I find many of the Warm Autumn colors in my office and the logo for my business. I think that Kerry was pleased when she came to the office and saw the colors in the pallet that dressed the entire office space. Prior to a little coaching from her, I could not even think about arranging furniture properly let alone picking out matching colors. A little education goes a long long way!
I used to despise shopping for new clothes, and often wondered why certain articles that I purchased in the past would hang in the closet and never be worn. Now I buy with confidence! My favorite thing is the color swatches! I never leave home without them. In fact, I was introduced to two new colors that I did not even have in my wardrobe , turquoise (now my favorite) and coral! Who knew that wearing my new colors would be so revealing and help me set a style of my own, and allow me to look my best.
Donald and his staff of expert, well dressed, German Podology pedicurists can be contacted at: Donalds European Foot Care, LLC
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November 30, 2021 3 min read
I am so excited to introduce you to a trusted colleague and fellow color enthusiast, Jewelry Designer Sara Silvio. Years ago a client of mine introduced me to Sara's work and since then I have had the pleasure of analyzing her colors, choosing pieces which have become favorites in my own jewelry collection and collaborating to bring our clients masterfully crafted wearable art.
After years of preparation, Sara and I are now launching an exquisite line of jewelry exclusively curated for the Indigo Tones 12 seasonal tones. With unequivocal passion and painstaking enthusiasm, we have created collections of unique pieces inspired by her world travels to reflect the colors and vibe of each season. Meet Sara!
November 01, 2021 2 min read
I am thrilled to introduce you to a Rochester treasure and the hippest Optician on the planet - Dark Autumn, Tamra Asmuth, founder of One Hip Chic Optical. Tamra and I realized our shared passion for color and art during her color analysis many years ago. Since then we have collaboratively helped our mutual clients to confidently wear eyeglasses that enhance their unique style, face shape and coloring.
One Hip Chic offers an interesting selection of unique frames by designers from all over the world. Her local shop was recently named "America's Finest Optical Retailer" by Invision, a leading industry magazine.
September 01, 2021 2 min read
I am pleased to introduce you to Peggy Morgans. She is the founder of Parkway Window Works, an award winning custom drapery workroom exclusively serving interior designers and architects in the Rochester, NY and Finger Lakes region. Peggy's attention to detail and craftsmanship is like no other and her work is in high demand. I love following Peggy on Instagram and seeing all the incredible completed projects in every color and style.
I was thrilled to share my knowledge of color harmony to her highly skilled seamstresses and designers in her colorful workroom.
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