Paintings hung on every wall and expensive looking pottery lamps with hand painted shades gave the room a warm glow.
Sofia pushed up her shades to display blue eyes rimmed with silver.
The sweaters weren't just the most vibrant shades of autumn, they were softer than anything she'd ever experienced.
The sun was brilliant, the pinks and oranges – combined with the multiple shades of blue sky as it lightened – creating a vision beyond that of any dream.
Romas's people were fair skinned with light hair in varying shades of blond and red.
Nature was at her peak, blending the wild blooms with various shades of green.
Returning to his room, he closed his door and opened the shades just enough to see.
It was dark with the shades drawn and Dean felt a desire to nod off as he waited.
Beyond them mountain ranges faded into shades of blue in the humid air.
The shades which distinguish these three forms are not without significance, but they in no way detract from the contractual character of concordats.
The word, which signifies darkness, is in Homer the gloomy subterranean region through which the departed shades pass into Hades.
The assassination of the minister of the interior Plehve, on the 14th of July, by the revolutionist Sazonov was remarkable as a of the symptom mainly owing to the widespread sympathy of the European press of all shades of opinion with War.
The different kinds of mica vary from perfectly colourless and transparent - as in muscovite - through shades of yellow, green, red and brown to black and opaque - as in lepidomelane; the former have a pearly lustre and the latter a submetallic lustre on the cleavage surfaces.
His clothing fitted his form snugly and was gorgeously colored in brilliant shades of green, which varied as the sunbeams touched them but was not wholly influenced by the solar rays.
Laura Bridgman could tell minute shades of difference in the size of thread, and made beautiful lace.
The intellectual improvement which Helen has made in the past two years is shown more clearly in her greater command of language and in her ability to recognize nicer shades of meaning in the use of words, than in any other branch of her education.
These rags in bales, of all hues and qualities, the lowest condition to which cotton and linen descend, the final result of dress--of patterns which are now no longer cried up, unless it be in Milwaukee, as those splendid articles, English, French, or American prints, ginghams, muslins, etc., gathered from all quarters both of fashion and poverty, going to become paper of one color or a few shades only, on which, forsooth, will be written tales of real life, high and low, and founded on fact!
The various shades of the sand are singularly rich and agreeable, embracing the different iron colors, brown, gray, yellowish, and reddish.
A single gentle rain makes the grass many shades greener.
In the second act there was scenery representing tombstones, there was a round hole in the canvas to represent the moon, shades were raised over the footlights, and from horns and contrabass came deep notes while many people appeared from right and left wearing black cloaks and holding things like daggers in their hands.
When she understood them her personal feeling became interwoven in the prayers with shades of its own.