The trainers of Image Masters, instructors of image consultants, created this course.
A course full of fresh and fun new techniques to integrate color in your clothes. Whether you're accustomed now to always wearing black, or have a closet full of color, with this course you'll learn something new.
You will learn the how and how to address color on your body, color contrasts, some color communication, and how you can use color to achieve certain effects. Everything on the basis of compelling examples.
You can complete the course all in one sitting or spread it out over time. You’ll get the most out of it, by completing the exercises at the end of each section.
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Welcome to the Course ColorSnacks, a course for women, full of fresh and new techniques to integrate color in your clothes.
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For many women clothing is very important. But it turns out to be difficult to find the right garments and then to combine them nicely with what you already have. In the store a set of garments look very nice, but when you get home you suddenly have second thoughts. Well, it seems there are a lot of insecurities connected to clothing.
In the ColorSnacks course we tackle many of them, and we offer solutions that you can apply immediately, starting with what is already available in your closet. Have fun doing the course.
COMBINE COLOR CONSCIOUS
How do I create a wardrobe in which all pieces combine with each other? And how do I make sure that when I buy something, it will integrate effortlessly? We reveal some smart techniques professionals use.
Start dividing colors in basics, bright colors and pastels. In a wardrobe these colors play an important role.
In this episode we show you how to combine these colors in various examples
In this annex you'll find instructions to:
create new outfits with basic colors
complete the outfits using accessories
Please perform the excersises before you continue the course. The information in this episode is the basis for the whole course.
Why does one person looks simply great in a black suit with a white shirt while another gives a distant, tired energy? Learn about the refined techniques to combine dark and light colors in a way that makes you radiate confidence in harmony with your personal coloring and the image you want to have.
You’ll find tried and true methods to make the best possible combinations for yourself.
Print the form and the light-dark scale (pages 3 & 4) before you watch the video.
HOW TO INTEGRATE YOUR PERSONAL COLOR CONTRAST IN YOUR OUTFIT
Do you often wear dark colors or do you prefer light ones? Do you wear them together? In this episode we show you how to establish your personal contrast levels and how to implement this in your choice of clothes. You’ll see there is a lot of room to experiment. Play with these principles until you are happy with the results.
In the annex you’ll find instructions and a form in which to fill in your results. Print the form before beginning the episode.
Ready to refine some of your outfits with the right level of contrast?
It works best when you work on it everyday. Just take some time to do this: for example in the morning when you’ve completed your outfit for the day. Take a moment to look at yourself from the perspective of contrast. Then try to change the contrast. Make small adjustments: add something or leave something out.
Notice whether people interact differently with you.
Wearing your personal contrast level creates an authentic look.
Don’t skip the instructions in the guide!
CAMOUFLAGE AND ACCENTUATE WITH COLOR
The impact of color on your figure
Some colors attract more attention than others. Some colors camouflage a bit, while others attract attention. When you apply this principle to your clothes regarding your figure. You’ll soon start to recognize the effects this has on your figure and be able to regognize what is good and what to avoid.
Did you know that colors affect how your figure looks? They can bring the proportions of your figure in balance, but also put them completely off balance.
In this episode you’ll learn how it works so that you can make better choices.
Find out how to use color to influence situations or the people around you......
SHOW SOMETHING ABOUT YOURSELF BY USING COLOR
Usually, we choose colors that we like. But did you know that color powerfully communicates? By using the signals transmitted by colors, you communicate in a nonverbal way with your environment.
ALWAYS A DIFFERENT LOOK WITH A LIMITED WARDROBE
A compact wardrobe and still look different?
In this part of the course we’ll discuss the principles of color themes. Whoever packed a suitcase to go on a trip knows that it is very practical when all the clothing you take with you, combines well with each other.
Maybe this episode will give you a whole new perspective!
Create clever combinations in your closet
To make this topic work well we act as if we are at the very beginning: your first clothing purchase. It is very useful to know so that you can create, expand or streamline your wardrobe.
Are you going on vacation soon? When packing your suitcase choose a color theme. You’ll find that it is very easy for you to dress each time a little different each time, while still not over packing.
Convenient, don’t you think?
Can you wear red when you have orange hair? Can blue and green be worn together? These are the kind of questions that you can get answers for if you know more about color harmony. It is a subject that you really need to sit down and perhaps watch the video more than once to really master the finesses.
Have fun with all the possibilities the use of color harmonies will enable you to apply.
Monochromatic, Complementary or Analogous?
Color Harmony is known color matching technique. It is about color combinations, in certain proportions to one another. We all know the effect of red and green, which is used for Christmas decorations. We introduce a number of color combinations that create a special effect.
In the guide you'll find a color wheel, you'll need it in this episode.
COLOR COMMUNICATES, DISCOVER THE MESSAGE OF YOUR FAVORITE COLORS
Each color has its own energy.
In this section we discuss the principles of color and communication. With dark colors you come across more strongly than with a bright print, while bright colors give you a hint of drama and light colors give a soft and feminine look. What signals you send with different colors is not a mystery after watching this episode.
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The communication of color
Have you ever been amazed at how people react to you? That they do not take you seriously at all? Or stay far away from you? Think back, after watching the episode, to what you wore on those occasions. The answer possibly lies there. In this episode you’ll learn the main principles of the psychology of the various colors. The printouts also contains a list of exercises and information about the appearance of many colors.
This can be a useful reference later on.
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