While my closet is packed with it’s fair share of neutral hues, make no mistake about how much I love color. Spring runways were packed with fun new ways to pair shades ranging from acid brights to deep blues and I pulled together a few of my favorite new combos that you can rock well into fall’s crisp weather. Click through to see my picks and dare to make yourself a colorful new ensemble!
Acid Brights – Yes you can mix neon shades without looking like a 90s-era candy raver! The trick? Keep the silhouette as simple as possible and forego embellishment or heavy accessories.
Runway looks from left: Burberry, MaxMara, Aquilano.Rimondi.
The Blues – Turquoise is one of my favorite colors – who knew it went so well with shades of orange?
Runway looks from left: Prabal Gurung, Costume National, Acne.
Shades of Love – As a child, I remember that the only time I was ever allowed to wear pink and red together was on Valentines Day. No longer is that the case as we now see pink paired up with all shades of red, even orange (my mother is horrified about this, I’m sure). Would you dare to try these bold combos?
Runway looks from left: Loewe, Prabal Gurung, Emma Stone in Giambattista Valli.
Purple Reign – For some reason I’ve always thought of purple as a much more girly color than pink, but a deep indigo-purple paired with bright orange remedies any of those preconceived notions. Also, how great is that blue-purple hue paired with chocolate brown? That might be my new fall color obsession.
Runway looks from left: Issa, Celine, Jil Sander.