Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Monochromatic: A How To Guide

Have you ever wanted to do a monochromatic look but feel like you're not edgy enough to pull off this exotic look?  I can help you with that. I know it can be a little scary thinking about wearing the matching tones from top to bottom (Ahem, Santa Clause and Big Bird) but please don't be discouraged, its only fashion!  Check out my how to guide on dressing in monochrome and looking fly as heck while doing so. So keep on scrolling for more one-tone fun!



 White
There is something so refreshing about wearing all white. It does however work best when you fully commit to the whole look I must admit, so maybe match your mani and pedi to your look this summer. Off-white accessories are perfectly matched and keep the whole outfit well balanced, but be sure to pair your all-white look with funky colored shades for a dramatic appearance!





Nude
Wearing an all nude skin-tight outfit can come across as provocative, but these two looks are just so sexy, but tastefully done. If all white is a little intimidating for you, try wearing the colors nude, camel, or cocoa. Just be careful with the shade you choose, since it can have the effect of making you look "washed out". Start off with a neutral shaded jacket or mini dress first since it can be refreshing from boring ol' white.





 Peachy Pink
Wearing this delicious color will have you feeling so pretty in pink. Be daring and wear a peachy toned outfit from head-to-toe, or try this beautiful color in a printed skirt and a solid jacket. You can break up the color with this tone since it can be a over whelming, but make sure to wear peach with whites, creams, browns, and even purple! 

 


 Aqua
This color definitely pops! It's a bold color for someone who wants to stand out from the crowd, so if your shy beware of this monochromatic look. This color looks simply amazing with cream colored accessories for a more understated look and brightens against darker skin tones. This might be my new favorite color :-x

 


 Blues
Blues can be mixed up for another style of monochromatic. You can totally wear blue denim and a navy top while still being on trend. It's OK to to be matchy-matchy with your shoes and accessories since navy is still a neutral shade.





Black
Black is the most easiest solid color to wear from head-to-toe. Look chic and extremely cool this summer in an all black outfit. It can read slightly boring to some, so if want to change it up try wearing different textures on top or your bottom and wear bright gold jewelry to accent.




XOXO

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