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Catchy colors go best for thanksgiving: Choose them now

By Charles Hopkins Published 10/14/2006 | Social Issues

As a part of the autumn season, Thanksgiving Day is toned in the harvest colors, predominately yellow and green. The natural color base in soft tones and loud patches shape the color of the festival in their very own way. Even though Thanksgiving Day is celebrated in the Fall season and not in Spring, it has a range of colors to go with the flavor and tempo of Spring.

Go golden this part of the year

Thanksgiving is decorated with a range of fall colors in different shades of yellow and green. The golden color is just magical at this time. From kids to the elderly folks, this time of the year is stitched in golden thread. Truly, it is really much like that description. Wherever you look and whichever direction you turn, you see gold and yellow through and through. Be it the color of your outfits or the decoration of your home, you can really become spellbound with the beauty in the yellow shades.

A slight change with the yellow reflection

Wheat color, orange shades and off-whites fall in the next category. The wheat is, of course, a major symbol of harvest. Its color has a close relationship with the festive mood. Wheat color can be the trademark in decorating for a Thanksgiving party. In fact, you can use the different shades as the color of the table cloth, the curtains, the coasters, crafts and wall hangings and so on. What about your party clothes? Dont add the tinge of wheat color, but go for a slightly darker or lighter shade, maybe a pinch of brown and green. They, too, are very common and warm fall colors.

Prepare the menu with the range of thanksgiving colors

There is something really unparalleled about this season. Wouldnt it be exotic to get a list of foods in the seasonal colors blended together for festivity? You just cant say yummy and pass by on this occasion. Rather, you need to feel the sensitivity of the moment. See how the pulse of the moment carries its essence in every sphere, even the cuisines.

Butternut squash soup, cinnamon rubbed turkey and biscuits with butter coating - all of these reflect a seasonal taste, not just as parts of the festive foods, but also as festive colors. You just cant stop saying wow with them. Before you enjoy them, you will find yourself just staring at them for a while. They look superb and will increase the appetite incredibly.

Dinner and decoration

The dining space should be strictly kept to the image of the harvest festival, blended in the Fall colors. You can even use crockery and accessories of the same colors. There is nothing to raise your eyebrows. When you are really willing to shape the whole environment in a particular mood, why should you leave out any bit of the decoration in keeping with the theme? Pastel color dinner plates with earthen color bowls feel like havoc. Even the napkins can be of the same shade to make the perfect match.

You have always heard people swearing upon the true colors of love. Who has seen them? But real colors of Thanksgiving Day are awesomely vibrant and will mesmerize you and your guests with the essence of the seasonal touch.