Could the Fall’s latest presentation of inviting colors get anymore tempting? You bet it can. These newly designated shades may drive you to go through a closet cleanse. Wiping out every ordinary grey, black, white and navy outfit you own, only to be replaced with these top fall colors.
From the sultry and dark Merlot to the dainty and romantic cashmere rose, the Fall 15′ season is doling out a batch of impressive new shades. We narrowed it down to the best colors and the unforgettable ways to wear them. Here are some of our favorites…
Ultra Marine. A searing color with the foundations of blue met with hints of green, ultra marine is a newbie for the fall works especially well on accessories. The color is a little daring while remaining posh. The color works well with neutral colors such as black and white.
Casadei Boots $626 yoox.com
Topshop Kimono Sleeve Jumpsuit $140 topshop.com
Coast ‘Romaine’ Skirt $120 houseoffraser.co.uk
Alice + Olivia ‘Gleyn’ Dress $330 aliceandolvia.com
Diane Von Furstenberg 440 Currency Bag $99 dvf.com
Oak Bluff. A deep yellow tone and one of the selected colors for Pantone 2015, oak bluff is a feisty shade that adds a bit of warmth into this season’s color palette. For a fall match-up pair oak bluff with emboldened shades of red (Scarlett, brick) and green (Forrest, emerald)
Mango Coat $120 mango.com
Pinko ‘Pelin’ Cigarette Trousers $235 harrods.com
Jean-Michel Cazabat ‘Elle’ Pump $395 intermixonline.com
Neiman Marcus Reversable Tricolor Tote Bag $59 lastcall.com
Pied a Terre ‘Mickey’ Dress $135 houseoffraser.co.uk
Merlot. Merlot is under the same bred of rich reddish-browns that has been spun in a number of ways–think oxblood and maroon The rich burgundy steeped color is a great choice for the fall and is considered a prime shade to put to good use. Merlot works well with gold, grey and nude tones.
Aerin ‘Iona’ Flats $88 belleandclive.com
Topshop Dress $52 topshop.com
Misguided Faux Leather Skirt $34 missguidedus.com
Miu Miu Ankle Boots $380 bluefly.com
Rag & Bone ‘Abbot’ Hat $195 rag-bone.com
Cashmere Rose. Another one of Pantone’s color selection for the Fall 2015, cashmere rose is a brisk color that blends pink with a wince of purple. The color is a refreshing application to the Fall palette providing a feminine note of romanticism to an already dark and monotonous fall color wheel. Cashmere rose is enhanced when paired with other fall colors such as grey and rust.
Lattori Pacific Sunset Dress $349 lattori.com
Matthew Williamson Silk Georgette Top $533 matthewwilliamson.com
Equipment ‘Sloane’ Wool Blend Sweater $109 theoutnet.com
J. Crew Donegal Wool Blazer $228 jcrew.com
Bally ‘Stafford’ Bag $535 bally.com
Style tip: Get on top of the trends for the fall by including this season’s trendiest styles (e.g. wide leg pants, oxford shoes, mini bags, full length coats) laid out in the fall’s best shades. A mini bag in ultra marine like the one from DVF, or a rose cashmere mini bag from Bally are just some of the examples of great looks for the fall that ‘double up’ on the trends.