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Color and Mood

Color and Mood

Color and mood have a strong relationship. So strong, in fact, that most of us feel the emotional impact of color on a daily basis.

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WHY IS MY SCARF SO ITCHY!?! Cotton vs Synthetic Fibers

Have you ever had a scarf that you loved, but had a hard time wearing because it was too itchy or too stifling?  

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Are you wearing true hypoallergenic earrings? If so, your ears will thank you!

Are you wearing true hypoallergenic earrings? If so, your ears will thank you!

Most of us have either had an allergic reaction due to jewelry, or know someone who has sensitivities to certain metals in jewelry. This is why it is so important to know exactly what we are putting on our bodies, and in our ears!

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Fabric Design - Deconstructed Screen Printing

Fabric Design - Deconstructed Screen Printing

Deconstructed Screen Printing is a way to create organic patterns that are impossible to draw. We use these patterns as a starting point for fabric design.

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Mixing colors to dye our fabrics with Procion Fiber Reactive Dyes

ColorUpLife Creates Their Own Colors

Coming from an artist perspective, Karyn and I are constantly amazed at the “safe” colors clothing manufacturers choose for their lines. Where are all the in between hues of all the primary and secondary colors that would look great with so many skin tones? In this article, we talk about dyeing our own fabrics and the types of dyes we use.

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