At work today, I was warm, so I took off my Ursula cardigan, but not that warm, so I put on my Colour Affection, which happened to be hanging on the back of my chair. "I love this shawl" I thought. "But it's a bit pastel, and I think it's faded. What I need is one that is darker. And bigger".
And when I got home I found these yarns:
Which are slightly different colours from that picture, but that's not really the point.