Wondering what’s the best way to match colors to your bags? Here’s a perfect and simple guide to match any outfit with colours!
You match your bags to your outfits – don’t you? You also choose the colour of your bag, on the basis of the hue of your outfits or the style you want to sport, ethnic or formal. But how many times have we chosen a bag on the basis of the energy it will impart to our lives.
Yes, you read right, even the colour of the bag we carry can have an effect on aspects of our lives. I mean your personal ‘mojo’.
Feng Shui talks about the energy flow and the impact that it has on us. You can try and follow some basic rules. The basic rule of Feng Shui is to keep spaces clutter free and allow energy to flow free.
So ensure that your bag is free from clutter because clutter equals blockage of energy. It also signals fear and chaos. Keep it unclogged for the beauty in your life to flow through. Here are a few ‘chromatic mojos’ meant just for you to think through.
In Feng Shui black is the colour of the yin or the feminine energy. It is associated with grounding and stability. It is the colour of strength and wealth. In fact it is said that it helps attract career opportunities. This makes it the perfect choice for a work bag.
Blue represents the water element in Feng Shui. A glance of blue in itself is considered to be a healing. Blue invokes dependability, trustworthiness and security. It is also associated with the terms calming, healing, soothing, and relaxing. Blue characterizes dependability, trustworthiness, and security. So all the good reasons why you should go out and buy a blue bag for yourself!
Green stands for wood element in Feng Shui. It represents a new beginning – starting afresh. Growth and vitality, knowledge and skills are what the colour green stands for. It is a fresh colour to carry on yourself to make heads turn!
Red symbolizes fire – illuminating energy. It is said that this colour attracts wealth. It is also a sociable colour. So that sounds like a good one to choose doesn’t it? There are many options, from a deep maroon for official purposes, to crimson for ethnic. Maybe an orange red for a day out, the possibilities in red are endless! You need to remember though that it is a very strong colour, it can be positive as well as negative. Being a fire colour it could burn out all the moolah in your bag. So handle your red with care.
Yellow! Another element of fire. It stands for happiness. It’s a warm colour symbolizing love and expansiveness; a lovely colour for your handbag. Especially for a family outing. The colour also stands for fame and reputation, so why not hmmm?
It is a yang colour as per Feng Shui. It is the colour of purity and humility. It also signifies travel and creativity. It is a peaceful colour. White handbags are very soothing to look at and uplift the mood of any outfit that you wear.
Just remember to choose the colour that you think deserves you. Go ahead with a splash!