How To Incorporate Nudes Into Your Wardrobe

Spring is upon us, which means it’s time to come out of our winter cocoons. While neutrals and nudes have been a hot color both on and off the runway, I’ve noticed that there are those of you who aren’t entirely sure how to incorporate the color into your wardrobe without feeling washed out.

Personally, my go to neutrals are blacks and grays. However, I have made a point indulge in creams, whites, and other flesh-tone shades.  Here are a few looks to kick start your fashion juices.

 

Nudes I

 

Nudes II

 

Nudes III

 

Nudes IV

 

AW ’15 Fashion Month Round Up: Color Trends

Tracking fashion month has been an arduous, yet pleasuring task. It takes a while to digest a months’ worth of new creations from all of my favorite, as well as new designers. In the meantime, I have pulled a few color trends noted from the AW ’15 shows.

Blush

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Black & WhiteAW15_BW-1 AW15_BW-2

 

CanaryAW15_Canary-1 AW15_Canary-2

 

Cobalt AW15_Cobalt-1 AW15_Cobalt-2

 

CreamAW15_Cream-1

 

Ice BlueAW15_Ice-1 AW15_Ice-2

 

NudesAW15_Nude-1

 

ScarletAW15_Red-1 AW15_Red-2

 

WhitesAW15_White-1 AW15_White-2

Which colors stood out to you?

How To Wear Marsala When You Don’t Like Reds

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I was somewhat disappointed when the 2015 Pantone Color of the Year was announced. While Marsala (the wine) is great, I’m not very keen on reds (the color).

Being a reluctant fashion drone who does wish to step out of my comfort zone, I put together a few looks where I’ve incorporated the color trend.

Look 1

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City Errands I

 

Look 2
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Weekend Errands II

 

Look 3
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Weekend Errands III

 

Look 4
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Mondays I

 

{product photos via Net-a-porter}

 

The Opening of Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris

fondation-louis-vuitton-opening-paris-Bernard_Arnault-Frank_Gehry-François_HollandeBernard Arnault, Frank Gehry, and François Hollande

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Fondation Louis Vuitton is an art museum and cultural center sponsored by  LVMH (and its subsidiaries) that is a proponent of culture and arts. A private party was held to celebrate the long-awaited unveiling of the fondation, designed by Frank Gehry.

Here are a few highlights:

 

fondation-louis-vuitton-opening-paris-Delfina_Delettrez_Fendi-Karl_Lagerfeld-Silvia_Venturini_FendiDelfina Delettrez Fendi, Karl Lagerfeld, and Silvia Venturini Fendi

fondation-louis-vuitton-opening-paris-Aymeline_ValadeAymeline Valade

fondation-louis-vuitton-opening-paris-Delphine_Arnault-Frank_Gehry-Phoebe_PhiloDelphine Arnault, Frank Gehry, and Phoebe Philo

fondation-louis-vuitton-opening-paris-Lydia_Athenais-PrincessPierre_dArenbergLydia Athenais and Princess Pierre d’Arenberg

fondation-louis-vuitton-opening-paris-Michelle_WilliamsMichelle Williams

fondation-louis-vuitton-opening-paris-Helene_Arnault-Bernard_Arnault-Prince_Albert-of-MonacoHelene Arnault, Bernard Arnault, and Prince Albert of Monaco

fondation-louis-vuitton-opening-paris-Raf_Simons-Nicholas_Ghesquiere-Ricardo_TisciRaf Simons, Nicolas Ghesquière, and Riccardo Tisci

fondation-louis-vuitton-opening-paris-Suzy_Menkes-Jonathan_NewhouseSuzy Menkes and Jonathan Newhouse