Willow Green evokes the crispness of a green apple, the lightness of the sun, and the joy of a picnic in the park
This refreshing color recalls nature itself as the shade of willow trees and the fruit of the olive tree. In fact, the olive inspired this color in Middle English around 1150 - 1500.
Pastels came much later as the art medium began to boom in the 18th century with the Rococo era - known for it’s elaborate, organic decoration. Its popularity continued in fashion and interior design with renewed interest in the 50’s, 80’s and again just recently.
Willow Green is a soft pop of color which grounds you in earthiness and tranquility.