smartCRUTCH™ Black is classic, authoritative and powerful and can evokes strong emotions.
Black: sophisticated classic.
Black is mysterious by evoking a sense of potential and possibility. Black represents a lack of colour, the primordial void, classic colour for clothing and apparel.
“People can have the Model T in any colour – so long as it’s black.” Henry Ford.
In England, taxi cabs are traditionally black.
A black cat crossing one’s path is considered bad luck in many cultures, except in England, where spotting a black cat is considered good luck.
Black is so widely regarded as sophisticated in fashion that the term “the new black” is often used to describe and give merit to a colour trend.
Blackball: to vote against someone in a secret manner to prevent them from becoming a member of a club.
“Without black, no colour has any depth. But if you mix black with everything, suddenly there’s shadow – no, not just shadow, but fullness. You’ve got to be willing to mix black into your palette if you want to create something that’s real.” Amy Grant
Lets finish off with a song Paint it Black by The Rolling Stones.