As summer rolls in, I’ve been getting questions if you can wear brown in summer? I seriously need to determine who made up these rules when you can wear certain colors because as fashion continues to evolve, these rules are being broken by many designers. Yes you absolutely can wear brown and if you don’t own a piece in your closet, you will. Brown is typically a hue seen in fall and winter but this summer, it’s a color that is on trend and is making a comeback from the 70s.
Unlike black, brown comes in a variety of colors; chocolate, tan, bronze, beige, etc. It is a neutral color that pairs well with bright colors. With so many options, there is a piece for everyone and looks amazing on all skin types. If your looking to avoid black on those hot summer days, and still wanting to look elegant yet have a softer more warmer look, brown is the #1 choice to replace black. Checkout my style tips below on how to incorporate this sophisticated color effortlessly into your wardrobe this summer.
3 best ways to wear brown this season
Tip #1 –Because there are so many shades of brown, opt for shades that compliment your skin color.
Tip #2 –Combine various shades of brown to create the perfect monochromatic outfit.
Tip #3 –If you decided to pair brown with colors outside of it’s family, opt for colors that compliment the hue the best, yellow and white are also major summer colors which do a great job of complimenting this warm hue.
Regardless of the variations of this warm hues, you will definitely want to include brown into your summer wardrobe as it truly looks beautiful on all skin tones, and even more beautiful in sunny weather as it reflects beautifully in the sun.
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