Her eyes had faded from cornflower to forget-me-not.
Not a dainty cornflower or staid navy but the kind of blue that makes your eyes sting on a bright day.
For one thing, her popping cornflower eyes, wide-open grin and flailing dramatic style are already larger than life.
As you wander through the rooms of the cornflower-blue house, you'll get a glimpse of the life they led.
British Dictionary definitions for cornflower
a Eurasian herbaceous plant, Centaurea cyanus, with blue, purple, pink, or white flowers, formerly a common weed in cornfields: family Asteraceae (composites) Also called bluebottle See also bachelor's-buttons