As the 2014 Pantone Color of the Year, Radiant Orchid is blooming in the fashion world. Here at Stitch Fix, we’re seeing this hue inspire a spectrum of purples that includes lilacs, fuchsias, lavenders and eggplants.
This color trend looks fabulous in a range of styling options from color blocking to tonal pairing. Here are a few ways to style these vibrant hues for work, play and date night!
9-to-5 Color Blocking
Use richly saturated, solid pieces to create a color blocked, yet structured style around the color of the blouse. Try complementary color pairing by layering on a classic green cardigan. Let your play on colors stand out by finishing your look with neutral accessories and a classic pump.
Blouse: Natasha Front Pocket Blouse ($58)
Skirt: Jordanne A-line Skirt ($68)
Cardigan: Jaclynn 3/4 Sleeve Cardigan ($38)
Bracelet: Chain & Stone Bracelet ($32)
Earring: Cassy Clover Earrings ($28)
Heel: Etta cap toe pumps ($200)
For a put together yet comfortable look, build a tonal color palette around your base hue. Here a fuchsia top pairs beautifully with the pink patterned scarf. Complete your outfit with basic denim and a comfortable sandal.
Pick a dress in your favorite deep purple hue and style it with a bold statement necklace. Choose strappy heels and a clutch in black to pull the look together for a colorfully refined and finished style!