Ah, fall colours. The leaves are nice, sure, but what we’re really partial to are the palettes catching our eyes right now. This fall, we’re taking our love of autumn colours a step further by not just embracing them, but looking for ways to experiment, explore, and combine them. Flip through to see what we put together, and hopefully get inspired to be adventurous with colour yourself this season.
Think outside the leaves.
To offset the deep reds, oranges, and yellows you think of first, add pops of blue – think of how beautiful a clear fall sky is against those turning leaves, and take your inspiration from that.
Feeling bold? Pair colour with more colour.
If wearing colour at all is a bit outside your comfort zone, balancing those fall hues with your tried-and-true neutrals is definitely a great place to start. But, if you’re feeling ready for just a little more adventure, wearing colour with more colour is going to seriously level-up your game. Sometimes it helps to remember that an outfit isn’t a long-term commitment – why not have a little fun with it?
Jewel tones are a great place to start.
An easy place to begin is to get inspired by your favourite gemstones – amber, topaz, emerald… not only as these tones beautiful this time of year, but they are as stunning in combination as they are individually.
See something you love? Shop the looks at these St. Vital Centre retailers:
Periwinkle button-up sweater: Hudson’s Bay, $99
Yellow-green skirt: American Eagle Outfitters, $49.95
Deep green handkerchief (around wrist): RW&Co., $18.90
Burgundy boot: Le Chateau, $119.95
Orange snakeskin handbag: Hudson’s Bay, $48
Corduroy blazer: RW&Co., $169.90
Corduroy skirt: RW&Co., $89.90
Blue ribbed sweater: Dynamite, $34.95
Mustard-yellow loafers: Call It Spring, $49.99
Rust suede clutch: Le Chateau, $49.95
Brown drop earrings: Hudson’s Bay, $24
Orange turtleneck: RW&Co., $69.90
Tan pants with cargo pockets: Suzy Shier, $39
Yellow puffer jacket: Suzy Shier, $39.99
Burgundy Doc Martens: Softmoc, $184.99
Periwinkle blue purse: Hudson’s Bay, $178