In this new series, Wardrobe Essentials, I introduce the most basic items that every successful wardrobe need. Key pieces are great for mix and match your outfits and always look chic and radiant.
For this first part, I show you a couple of neutral and basic color cardigans that suit not just for your Soft Summer or Soft Autumn seasonal palette but your classic and natural style as well.
The colors are muted and pale but while the Summer shades are on the cool side, the Autumn colors are warmer.
The recommended neutral and basic colors for Soft women
The best neutral colors for Soft Summers are; soft white or ivory, light and medium grays, and navy.
Great basic colors for Soft Summers are for example; light gray blue, soft turquoise, medium blue, mauve, soft pink or raspberry red.
The best neutral shades for Soft Autumns are; cream and ivory, camel, taupe brown, and navy as well.
Great basic colors for Soft Autumns are for example; medium gray blue, turquoise, light olive green, sand brown, pale orange or brick red.
Note: neutral colors typically include black, white, gray, navy and brown shades. The combination of these colors creates a sophisticated and polished look. However, neutrals look great with other colors as well.
Basic colors are mostly the shades of the main colors on the color wheel like yellow, orange, blue, green or red. If you want a colorful but minimalist wardrobe - choose a couple of basic shades so you can have always matching outfits.
And what is the style of the Soft seasons?
The style of Summers is classic that means a timeless and elegant look while the style of Autumns is natural; a casual and comfortable way of clothing.
The mixture of these two characteristics creates a chic and relaxed attire.
Which is your favorite cardigan? Tell me in a comment.
Are you a Soft Summer or a Soft Autumn woman? Click on the label of your seasonal palette and check out more outfit ideas.