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Dramatic and violet-scented, the 2005 comes with a core of sour cherry fruit, an iron tang, and a succulent texture.
Yellow Aston Martin logos, violet knurled-metal climate controls, and light brown leather shift paddles brighten the otherwise dark and stormy color scheme.
Expect a lot of ultra violet in everything from appliances and bedding to sofas and tile.
Pantone color of the year is ultra violet (purple), which will please all the cosmos-minded among us (Neil deGrasse Tyson has not yet commented.
Massias's violet copper hair keeps it all at a minimum, though.
These include Longwood Blue, with silver-green leaves and violet-blue flowers.
When the temperatures begin to drop, nothing suits jet-black hair like a cool-girl violet or a red tint achieved with gloss.
The color range is lovely, white to shades of blue into violet.
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Origin and Etymology of violet
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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