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August 7th, 2019 by Samantha Furno 5 Ways to Wear Pastel Late in the Summer

Typically, pastel colors would instantly remind me of the spring season; however summer ‘19 is proving that these soft and muted colors are not a one season color story! From baby pinks to sky blues, pastels are the perfect hues to compliment summer neutrals, such as whites or tans. Also noteworthy, pastels are also right on trend with the 90’s revival that has been dominating the fashion world in 2019! Here are five late summer looks that incorporate these candy-colored hues and some fresh tips that on how to incorporate these hues into your own outfits!

Seek an On-Trend Piece

Opting for a totally trendy style in a pastel hue ensures you’ll be looking (and feeling) like a fashionista all season long. Just look at those gorgeous pearl buttons too!
Woman wearing blue pastel sweater against white backdrop.

An Accessory to Match

Go ahead and have some fun with these soft colors by mixing and matching them with pastel colored accessories, like a hat or a purse! Side-note, tie-dye makes it easy to incorporate pastels into any look too!
Woman sitting outside with a pastel hat.

Blend with Neutrals

Like I mentioned above, pastels look excellent with summer neutrals. The trick is to find a pastel hue that compliments your neutrals rather than clashing with them!
Man wearing patterned top with neutral bottoms and t-shirt.

Monochromatic from Head to Toe

Wearing a single pastel hue from head to toe will ensure that your look will be absolutely striking, even though the hue is muted!
Woman wearing a full pastel suit with white t-shirt.

Multiple Hues

Sometimes, it’s fun to dive right into a trend and make it the boldest part of your outfit!
Woman wearing a bright multicolored dress outside.


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