color block it:
Grape Soda may not be the best thing for me to be drinking, there are worse beverages, but I can't resist it's deliciousness. Plus, the color has me hooked.
Everywhere from it's royal roots, our very own film royalty (Elizabeth Taylor), Prince's Rain O' Purple, to Willy Wonka's suit, and poor grape loving Violet Beauregarde's unfortunate fate---purple is a color you cannot ignore.
It won't let you and either will I.
There are so many various tones that are under the purple banner, that I often scratch my head when I hear someone tell me they don't care for it.
Wether you're going full-on neon grape, a more subtle heather, or a greyish/muted hue, your room will never be the same. In a good way.
One of the best ways to see some of the choices available, is to go to your favorite paint store. Check out the purple color chip section. I dare you to not find a hue that you like. As a mater of fact, check out Benjamin Moore's Purple color palette: PURPLE
From what look like blue, to chocolaty brown, I think you'll agree that purple can be pretty versatile.
A few season's ago it was the color of the moment in the interior design world. Well, anything of the moment is filled with shenanigans.
Purple is not a trend. It's a tried and true classic and we need more of it--Minus the blowing up like a giant blueberry. Though, after Willy Wonka had Violet juiced she went back to her normal size--still blue and purple, but "normal." -angelo