The purples are deep and rich and range from dark wines to the dark purple of royalty. Grays are the new neutral of choice and are influencing other colors - such as blue and green - by "graying" them down.
Here's the best article I found on the colors for 2009 with a special focus on purple and gray. Now, you'll be ready to enter 2009 in colorful style.
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