Garment colors have the power to set a mood in both the viewer and wearer. I hear it time and again – fall colors are dark and depressing.
I used to feel that way during my first years as a stylist at Nordstrom. Accustomed to the uplifting mood of vibrant colors associated with the brighter seasons, fall fashions arrived in store and rudely rained on my parade every year. Those gorgeous yet deeper shades conjured a more somber mood than I was ready to embrace for the next six months.
Until I discovered all the ways to lighten up fall work looks. Continue Reading →