I am particularly drawn to white at this time of year. In a season that can be dark and colorless, white provides a spark of light that is both bright and uplifting.
My cousin Nel is an accomplished artist, and I love seeing her blog posts every day in my inbox. Last week she posted this stunning painting of white tulips. Before I had time to begin to consider buying this piece, it had sold. Lucky buyer!
The onset on winter also brings with it a different fashion dynamic. High collars, scarves and the like call for an alternative in our choices of jewelry. We might choose a long necklace to wear with a sweater rather than a short one, or a post earring instead of a long French earwire to avoid having it catch on our clothing.
Invariably our minds turn to the beauty of white when we have our first snowfall. Who ever thought of carving letterforms out of freshly fallen snow? Celebrate the creativity all around us, no matter the season!