We paint the town red (and purple, and turquoise, and chartreuse).
  1. Just how satisfying it is to organize things by color.
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    Finally, all is right with the world.
  2. The way that looking at anything ombré helps you chill the F out.
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  3. The thrill you get when you open a new box of colored pencils.
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  4. (Especially if they’re ~metallic~).
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  5. The feeling of frustration when your friends don’t understand that these are obviously all dramatically different colors.
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  6. The constant mix of pleasure and pain you experience when walking through an art supply store.
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  7. The joy you get from seeing how colors look when they are untouched and pristine…
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  8. But ALSO how beautiful they are when messy and blended together.
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  9. The fact that choosing just a single color for any project is damn near impossible.
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  10. The point when you start reading way too much into what each color is called.
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    “Hm, am I more of a ‘retro blue’ person, or more of a ‘waterside’ person? Also, who gets to choose these names? But seriously, which color is more ~me~?”
  11. Just how impossible it is to pick a favorite color.
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    When people ask, you respond with “Well, for home decor it’s this, but for clothing it’s that, and in general, I love these six colors…”
  12. And how when you do finally settle on a favorite color, you can’t help but want to buy everything that comes in that color.
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  13. Like, everything.
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    Edible glitter.
  14. The feeling of excitement you get when you walk into a store and realize that ~your color~ is a major part of their palette this season.
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    RIP, your life savings.
  15. The way warm colors can instantly perk up your mood.
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    Brush pens.
  16. And the way cool colors help you calm way down.
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  17. And how anything gold makes you feel like you run the world.
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  18. How fun it is to make old-school color combinations feel new again.
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  19. How seeing gorgeous colors coupled with different textures gives you ~feelings~.
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  20. How easy it is to get sucked into color-coded Instagram accounts…
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  21. To find beauty in unexpected places…
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  22. And to make your day just a little bit brighter.
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