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  • It wasn't difficult to spot the van, as it was sporting the same God-awful red and purple colour-scheme as the uniform fake-Xander was wearing.

    The Defective Detective : The Curious Case of the Kilchester Courier

  • If I have just one slight downer, it's that I wish they'd've gone for a less autumnal colour-scheme on the third one.

    Sunday Sweets: That Takes The Cake Part 1

  • PS/Your new colour-scheme is quite attractive, although perhaps not quite so easily legible as what you had before, at least on my browser.

    Chav Hunt

  • A bold colour-scheme which we think not only looks better, but makes the posts easier to read

    Welcome to an all-new Sync! | Sync Blog

  • It is white, pink, and clutter-free and all of the men who come to visit her there seem to fit in perfectly with the colour-scheme and general feel of place.

    The Grouch, West Yorkshire Playhouse

  • They said nothing about a more feminine colour-scheme, for which I am grateful, I am no fan of pink.

    thinking with my fingers

  • Apart from the fact that the graphic was presented in a colour-scheme Quentin Crisp would have said no to, there was a rather inappropriate Fred Quimby kind of feel to the icons within it, and he half-expected to see little birds tweeting around the heads of the figures lying in front of the upturned prison bus.

    Country of the Blind

  • Like the admirable paintings of Eugène Carrière, for instance his masterly portrait of Paul Verlaine, a song, sometimes an entire rôle, may be worked out in monochrome; though the gradations of tint are numerous, they are consistently kept within their preconceived colour-scheme.

    Style in Singing

  • To combat this detection from an aerial position it will be necessary inter alia to evolve a more harmonious or protective colour-scheme for the submarine.

    Aeroplanes and Dirigibles of War

  • Remember, that while an inartistic room, confused as to line and colour-scheme can absolutely destroy the effect of a perfect gown, an inartistic, though costly gown can likewise be a blot on a perfect room.

    Woman as Decoration

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