Beat the winter blues with colour
January is often reported to be the most depressing month of the entire year. By the end of the month new year's resolutions have been broken, the weather shows no signs of improvement and the festive spirit has well and truly worn off.
Why not fight the blues? Colour is known to have an enormous effect on our mood, with everyone from psychologists to big businesses recognising the importance of hitting the right colour note. Wearing colour is a surefire way to cheer up yourself and everyone around you, so pick your colour to enhance your mood!
Energetic, happy and full of vitality, yellow is a brilliant mood booster. It also increases optimism. All in all the perfect shade to get you out of that January rut!
The colour of energy, life and the natural environment. Wearing green will help you get up and going in the morning and keep you feeling positive all day long
Kettlewell 'We Love Green' Pinterest Board found here
Feeling a little wrung out? Blue is thought to be a calming, serene colour, which will soothe your senses and ease your mood.
Kettlewell 'We Love Blue' Pinterest board found here
Increase your energy and confidence with this vibrant shade. Perfect if you've got that all important meeting coming up and need to wow!
Kettlewell 'We Love Red' Pinterest board found here
The ideal shade if you're trying to keep up motivation for a detox or health kick, as white makes us think of cleanliness, purity and a calm happy medium mood, neither over-energised nor sloth-like.
Kettlewell 'We Love White Pinterest board found here