The ones who believe in living the monochromatic way of sartorial life with few but important pieces, often possess a neutral wardrobe. Unlike it's colourful counterpart, neutrals stand the test of time. While vibrant colours and prints mean antithesis of timelessness, neutrals hang around for as long as they can, making the outfit look high end.
If you just pull two neutrals together, they will automatically match because they are meant to be that way. However, when it comes to styling these outfits, one has to play smart and chic. Adding an element of interest via color or prints, because what’s an outfit without a bit of a spice. Therefore to help you do that effortlessly, we have TV’s reigning style queens and the way they styled their respective neutral colour outfits.
Often seen as a dull and boring alternative to colours, grey still remains a favourite among winter enthusiasts. Blame it for the warmth it exudes or it's versatile nature which makes it the most friendliest shade. Here we have Divyanka Tripathi styling her grey sweater with metallics. Think stone studded broaches or gold/silver leather tote, a sure and safe way to style grey.
The most loved neutral of all, black. Black enjoys a special position in everyone’s wardrobes. Be it for it’s slimming property or adaptability. But here’s a sure fire way to amplify it, with a pop of color. Think a statement making neckpiece like Anita Hassanandani’s. It is a quick fix to add some vibrance to an outfit.
The most essential of all neutrals, white. White means simplistic luxury. Specially when combined with gold or another essential from the neutral colour world, a pair of nude pumps.
Edgy Animal Print
What’s a neutral colour scheme discussed without a mention of the very diplomatic nude. Did you know there is a different nude for everyone, since the skin colour differs. Well that being true, there is one shade that means pretty much nude to everyone, Rubina Dilaik’s pleated skirt. Rubina paired it with animal print pair of pumps.
One of the most coloured neutrals, denim is one of it’s kind. Owing to it’s versatile nature, denim can easily and effortlessly be considered a neutral. Adding a strong pop of colour like Drashti’s neon green pumps could mean adding a lot of statement to a rather simple colour scheme.
On the same lines of striking pumps, adding a pair of metallic pumps could also mean giving sparkly touch to a rather simple outfit. Here we have Mouni Roy amplifying her pastel dress with rose gold heels.
How do you style neutral colors? Let us know in the comments below.