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Nature Laughs Last

Storage Space and Reference Guide for Things That May Become Useful for Writers and Artists and the Like.

I made this for personal use but if it helps out anyone else... well, why not?

amy-banner:

this is what i’m wearing to the gates of hell. I could command armies in this dress.

amy-banner:

this is what i’m wearing to the gates of hell. I could command armies in this dress.

lorca-the-great:

After not winning anything at the cosplay pagent at GaymerX2 (bullshit) I undertook the task of putting my Garrett cosplay on my mannequin.

So HERE have some epic detail shots!

writingwithcolor:

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We discussed the issue of describing People of Color by means of food in Part I of this guide, which brought rise to even more questions, mostly along the lines of “So, if food’s not an option, what can I use?” Well, I was just getting to that!

This final portion focuses on describing skin tone, with photo and passage examples provided throughout. I hope to cover everything from the use of straight-forward description to the more creatively-inclined, keeping in mind the questions we’ve received on this topic.

So let’s get to it.

S T A N D A R D  D E S C R I P T I O N

B a s i c  C o l o r s

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Pictured above: Black, Brown, Beige, White, Pink.

"She had brown skin.”

  • This is a perfectly fine description that, while not providing the most detail, works well and will never become cliché.
  • Describing characters’ skin as simply brown or beige works on its own, though it’s not particularly telling just from the range in brown alone.

C o m p l e x  C o l o r s

These are more rarely used words that actually “mean” their color. Some of these have multiple meanings, so you’ll want to look into those to determine what other associations a word might have.

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creamteasandjammydodgers:

danisnotofire:

look at these boots and tell me you dont immediately want to go adventuring in them holy shit i love these shoes so much

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fashion-runways:

Zuhair Murad Resort 2014

beautifulsouthasianbrides:

Mandira Wirk India Bridal Fashion Week  2013 

beautifulsouthasianbrides:

Outfits by:Tarun Tahiliani

artschoolglasses:

Favourite Fashion: Alexander McQueen, Fall 2008 RTW

petmistress:

dejavu394:

thedaughterofflowers:

i cant get over this

now that is a princess fairy tale dress

This stopped me in my tracks, and derailed my train of thought. 
Every girl should have at least one princess fairy tale dress! Love this one!

petmistress:

dejavu394:

thedaughterofflowers:

i cant get over this

now that is a princess fairy tale dress

This stopped me in my tracks, and derailed my train of thought. 

Every girl should have at least one princess fairy tale dress! Love this one!

vintagegal:

1950s Prom and Party Dresses: Purple