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TREND WATCH

Mauvin' on Up

The color purple aims to please this season.


(Essdras M Suarez / Globe Staff Photo)
By Tina Sutton
October 8, 2006

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WHAT'S IN Have you noticed the purple haze enveloping stores of late? Fashion has gone plum crazy for the color once worn only by the rich or royal. That's because back in the day, purple pigment was the most difficult dye to produce. Though easier to come by, today's marvelous mauve shades are no less sumptuous, proving irresistible on designer ... (Full article: 171 words)

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