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What are the Best Colors to Wear

What are the Best Colors to Wear? You'll Want to Steal Our Ideas

Have you often been confused and wondered what are the best colors to wear? Well, here are some cool tips to choose those that blend excellently with your skin tone.
Fashionhance Staff
Last Updated: Aug 18, 2018
Imagine a life without colors! They help evoke certain kinds of feelings within us, either consciously or sub-consciously. Color psychology is therefore very much a studied subject, wherein the relation of colors with human feelings is revealed.
In fact, every shade denotes a particular meaning. Such is the popularity, that color therapy is applied to many aspects of our life.
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The most elegant of people look classy, not because they shop for outfits from famous fashion designers. They look so, simply because of the right choice in terms of tinctures.
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In spite of the changing fashion trends, the trick remains in selecting colors that best complement your personality. So, how would one know which colors to wear? How does one co-ordinate them? Here are some fashion tips to select the most appropriate combinations.
Colors that Suit You Best
That gorgeous red dress you have seen in the shop window may not really suit your body shape or skin tone. Picking up something that only looks good in the display is a common fashion blunder. Here's how to avoid such fashion faux pas.
Based on Skin Tones
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If your skin tone is pale or fair, you would need to wear bold or solid colors to bring out more depth in your overall look. Light shades tend to make you look slightly paler, and may not always complement you.
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If you really love wearing pastel shades such as light blue or light pink, you can team them with lowers of a dark shade, for a sharp contrast.
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Yet, do not go overboard with bright colors, to avoid having harsh contrasts. You can wear toned down shades of red, orange, yellow, and purple.
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Off-white tops with dark brown lowers can look ideal for a professional look.
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If your skin tone is dark, you should opt for light shades, for a contrast.
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You must wear shades that complement your skin and hair color.
Therefore, avoid shades on the darker side, such as dark brown, magenta, dark pink, and black. If it's a must to wear these, remember to use them in minimum proportions.
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For color selection, medium skin toned people are lucky as they can select light as well as dark shades to create beautiful contrast with the natural skin tone.
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A person with a medium skin tone can look good in shades of beige, blue, pink, or even burgundy! Yet, red is something that should be avoided.
Based on Seasons
The various seasons can dictate a person's mood. There are certain shades, which look best for particular seasons.
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Muted shades such as browns or deep blues look best for winter.
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The summer is a time for you to bring out all the colorful attire.
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Summer clothing is about bright, pretty dresses and short skirts.
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Knee-length skirts in medium tones best suit the rainy season.
The rains are a great time to wear capris in shades of blue, with a bright jumper to drive away the blues.
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Of course, there can be no strict rule about the kind of colors to be included in your wardrobe. The main thing you would need to have, to carry off any color or outfit, is oodles of confidence. Create new looks with different silhouettes and shades, and team it up with a dazzling smile! This way, you are bound to make heads turn.