12 August 2016

Friday Inspiration: Purple

Pantone swatches by designer Inka Mathew (instagram.com/tinypmsmatch/)

The word purple comes from the Old English word purpul which derives from the Latin purpura, in turn from the Greek πορφύρα (porphura), name of the Tyrian purple dye manufactured in classical antiquity from a mucus secreted by the spiny dye-murex snail.

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