Beautiful Bordeaux color
Known also as burgundy, or maroon, the color is undoubtedly beautiful. However, those who love the burgundy color, perhaps had an unpleasant experience in life, that contributed to their development as individuals. Such people have to radiate nobility.
Traditionally, burgundy is a favorite color of those who were able to survive. Red sibling, burgundy says about a well-disciplined person. After experiencing some difficulties, the man did not stop, and developed and reached a certain maturity.
Bordeaux Color, or simply claret – one of the profound and solemn shades of red. Officially, it got its name in 1891 in honor of the dark red French wine from Bordeaux. Prior to this, in the Russian language this color was called “Chermny.” Of the primary colors (red, blue and yellow) burgundy can be obtained by mixing approximately three pieces of bright red, one piece of dark blue and a few drops of yellow. The result is a warm, harmonious and very rich burgundy color.
In addition, Bordeaux – the color of a woman who knows her worth. It harmonizes with black and dark blue, as well as green, olive, gray, blue-green, tomato and other shades of red. Besides, bordeaux very well matches berry tones: blackberries, blueberries, elderberries.
In ancient times the burgundy color was the color of emperors. On the one hand, it has the power and majesty of the red, on the other hand, it has a calm of dark blue and joyful yellow. Absorbed all the quality of primary colors, burgundy has a bright character and expresses the dignity, power, respectability, moderation, piety, and generosity. And, at the same time, brings a touch of the holiday. No wonder, the traditional decorations for the New Year are often performed in burgundy color.
Noteworthy, Love for the color of “Bordeaux” speaks of confidence, internal stability, enterprise, love of power and good organizational skills. In excessive amounts, this color starts to “press”, becoming heavy and depressing.
Beautiful Bordeaux color
To combine burgundy color is best with white, milk, beige, ivory, cream, and light gray. Also, it is harmonious in the combination with: green, dark green, olive, color ultramarine, blue-green, blue, brown, gray, pink and many shades of red. Some courage and fine sense of taste require a combination with coral, orange, turquoise, and black.
Maroon color – one of the shades of red, darker and duller than scarlet. It is the color of anthocyanin compounds from red grapes in an acidic environment.