Saturday, March 22, 2008

Orange You Glad?

While the deeper pumpkin shades are best for fall, orange's lighter, fruitier, and brighter shades--tangerine, poppy, papaya, coral--assert with insistent jubilance that spring has arrived. Instead of pairing these strong colors with browns and blacks, complement the lightness with whites, peaches, and navys for a more spring-appropriate look.

1. Prada's Striped Satchel in Papaya, $2,050 at bergdorfgoodman.com: A statement bag in a statement color.
2. Yossi Harari's 24k Sara Mosaic Pendant Necklace, $9,340 at bergdorfgoodman.com: You'll want to wear this beauty forever.


3. Zac Posen's Noblesse Dress, $1,700 at eluxury.com: Sophisticated, chic, and slimming, this dress is perfect for a garden party, high tea, work, or a night out.

4. 3.1 Philip Lim's Petal-Front Shift Dress, $495 at eluxury.com: The simple shape of the frock is accented by petals along the neckline. You'll look effortlessly chic in this.


5. Peter Som's Poppy Dress, $1,195 at shopbop.com and eluxury.com: Perfect for a night out dancing.

1 comment:

miss cavendish said...

Again a Zac Posen dress I like! And in such a lovely color.

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