Do you dream in technicolor?
But your life looks like 50 shades of beige?
Do you long to immerse yourself in bold patterns and rich color?
Mixing color and pattern can feel intimidating - one wrong turn and the result looks more like a child's melted box of crayons than a refreshing grown-up worthy statement.
But, research shows that bright, bold colors (yellow, pink, red, blues) positively impact our emotional, mental, and even physical wellbeing. Color can prompt you to:
Remember pleasant things
Smile more often
Energize your creative juices
Interact more positively with others
Improve your health and wellbeing
Increase your energy levels
That's pretty strong encouragement to...
Embrace your inner colorista without fear - you can discover how to mix color and pattern with confidence and without the concern of looking like a clown, yikes! (no offense to clowns!)
Mix It Like a Style Maven
Enhance your style with more color and pattern for a sophisticated and polished finish that brings a smile to your (bold-hued) lips and unexpected delight to those you encounter.
Inspired by her collaboration with Frances Valentine, Chair Whimsy's Wendy Conklin has created a new online program, unlike anything you've seen before.
In this super-fun online styling course, we're stepping out of the Chair Whimsy studio and applying Wendy's unique approach to color, pattern, and design to every aspect of your lifestyle.
Mix and match patterns and colors in your home—including sofas, chairs, curtains, pillows, rugs and such
Use color and pattern mixology to create stunning tablescapes and place settings for entertaining.
Incorporate bold colors and pattern mixing into your wardrobe to create #OOTD (outfit of the day) moments that inspire your inner playfulness.
(BONUS) How to orchestrate your own photo shoot, how to take great pics w a phone - styling a Shoot
If you've ever thought,
“I wish I could pull that off!” then
Mix It Like a Style Maven was made just for you!
I'm really excited to move beyond upholstery (if only for a moment!) to show you how to mix color, pattern, and textures in your home, entertainment, and personal fashion.
What better time to unleash this new online program than spring? My friend, Elyce Arons, CEO and Co-Founder at Frances Valentine, calls spring "The Season of Optimism," and I couldn't agree with her more! Color = Happiness
In fact, my recent collaboration with Frances Valentine inspired me to create this course just for you, and I even got to bring Elyce on board. You'll be a fly-on-the-wall for our conversation about styling with color in Module 3.
I understand the hesitation to play and mix color and pattern.
Nobody wants to get it "wrong." But the good news is there are a few concepts that ensure your result will be nothing less than stunning.