Yeah, I know… It’s springtime and one of the biggest color trends right now is bright pastels. But you can’t dress like an Easter egg every day. Let’s talk about understated colors, classic combos, the sophisticated duo that is my go-to when I want to look en pointe without trying too hard: black & brown.
Now let’s talk about how Jennifer of Seeking Style (and Crossroads Style Council member) is killing it in this black/red ensemble with brown accents. Crossroads recently invited Jennifer to join part of our marketing team at Lucky FABB 2014, and she opted for a fresh twist on the cool girl look–all black with a punch of red plaid, made fresh by a brown slouchy bag and round tortoise shell sunglasses.
Here are some more great examples of how to get that laid back/sophisticated look with black and brown: