Rain and Cold as Catalysts for Color?!

It’s officially winter in Shanghai, but who would have guessed that the city would become punctuated with such saturated hues during these cold months??

Outerwear and other forms of protective gear have given Shanghai’s normally dreary and dull sartorial landscape a much needed relief… every color of every composition is usually so muted (unless someone is going for a bling-bling style… more on that in the future for sure) that the onlooker is overwhelmed by just how boring monotony can be.

However, intense colors can definitely change the atmosphere, and here are a few folks that have brightened up my otherwise dreary days. Enjoy the colors!: