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Re: Wacky Names for Colors - NEW Greg Percy song


From: Elizabeth Heisey (eheisey_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Aug 17 2004 - 06:14:43 PDT

I love this. Not having seen a flea, it is challenging. I think it must
somehow compare to the color of my tassel when I graduated from the
arts n sciences college. Official tassel color was 'DRAB'.

On Aug 17, 2004, at 7:28 AM, wrote:

> According to the Oxford English Dictionary it is flea-color. A purple
> brown or brownish purple. They recommend not forgetting to take your
> rich twilied sarcentet pelisse of a puce color incase later you need
> it while riding off into the