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The eye never has to travel far to drink in a swathe of blue (at least for now, word to BP). Its dominance on the carbon-based marble we live on is no accident; the primary can flourish anywhere, whether injecting life into dusty duds as an accent or as a sea of head-to-toe gradation running from navy to ultramarine. Ignore semantic associations with the woebegone-sprinkled or soused, you can never go wrong with blue. Unless it