Color

What color layer of fabric should I use on a print dress?

What color layer of fabric should I use on a print dress? I’m making my own dress, I have a fabric with a beige background, wine red flowers & olive-green leaves. I want to make a drape layer over the dress, which color should that layer be? A layer on your dress sounds like a…

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Can you wear black shoes with a navy cocktail dress?

Black shoes would look awesome with a navy cocktail dress. For dressy occasions stockings give one a more polished look and are especially appropriate . You might want to wear very sheer black hosiery with your black shoes and navy cocktail dress. Add a black beaded, jewelled or sequin evening bag  or clutch to give a…

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Can I wear burgundy leather / suede pants to a dinner party?

Burgundy suede pants sound fabulous. Burgundy is such a beautiful color and suede is luxurious and dressy fabric.  Perfect for wearing to a dinner party. There’s no one perfect color combination so you are free to choose a top in a color that flatters your skin tone. Colors that would be great are, pinks, golds,…

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What color top can I wear with maroon pants?

Maroon pants are a perfect color for now. Anything in maroon is très chic this season! Maroon / burgundy is a dark red, brownish color that represents sacrifice and bravery. Maroon is versatile going with numerous colors. Colors that will work with maroon or burgundy color pants are light or dark blues, pinks, yellows, light…

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What color shoes go with a charcoal gray lace dress? The dress is sleeveless, form fitting, knee length with clear, iridescent & navy blue embellishments around the collar. Prefer closed toe shoe. 

Your charcoal gray lace dress with clear, iridescent and navy blue embellishments around the collar sounds amazing. A lace dress makes a statement. Simple style, closed toe pumps or closed toe slingback style shoes will be very chic and in good taste with your dress. A pewter color or dark silver shoe would be perfect…

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