At this time of year, I always lose my aversion for pale colours, in return for comforting textures.
First up, a cashmere jumper from here: http://jacandjack.com/uk/
and a boiled wool scarf. Somehow boiled wool sounds far gentler than it is:
Next, a block of flats in Hong Kong:
and a 1960s TfL poster (Busabout) by Hans Unger, that looks like a rug or streets swept free of snow:
And finally a nubbly, blackberry-like jumper from COS.