How surprised were we this morning when we opened to the Style section of the New York Times to find this article echoing what we just blogged about!!! Now it’s definitely confirmed. The New York Times agrees with Le Barn that men LOVE the color blue! 28zBLUE6_SPAN-articleLarge-v2 Click on the link to read the article: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/28/fashion/electric-blue-is-the-spring-look-for-men.html?ref=style Click on the link to see the slide show: http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2013/03/28/fashion/20130328-BLUE.html?ref=fashion Stay tuned to the Le Barn blog for the most up to the minute fashion, style, and decorating trends! Subscribe here: http://lebarnantiques.com.

The Color Blue

Blue is the color of the deep sea and infinite sky.

Blue represents peace, trust, calm, and loyalty. Blue is the color of the fifth Chakra, the throat, which is associated with self-expression, the search for truth, and vivid imagination.

To the Egyptians, blue lapis represented Heaven […]

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Spring is Approaching at Le Barn

I was walking Le Barn grounds yesterday. One can hear that winter is over, birds returning. The trees reach out their buds, crocuses are coming out from dorm, and nothing but William Shakespeare comes into mind:
When daisies pied, and violets blue,
And lady-smocks all silver-white […]

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The Color Lavender

Lavender is the palest tint of violet.
The color lavender includes a wide spectrum of light, subtle violet hues.Within the spectrum of lavender, the colors pink, magenta, and purple coexist.Indigo remains a distant cousin to lavender.Lavender is the color that represents femininity, in all of […]

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