HOW TO: Coordinating Colorful Cords For The Holidays
November 20th, 2012 by Fashion Staff
Rag & Bone, $176; Free People, $68; Sold, $134
With the sea of colored cords in every retailer this fall from JCrew to JCPenny you will never run out of options from the waist down, but what do you pair it with on top to make it pop best? Especially when you come across an unusual color such as rust, olive, coral, baby blue or mustard?
Brooks Brothers No Iron Oxford $90
You can never fail in a solid colored oxford shirt, this one from Brooks Brothers will upgrade dark colored cords with sophistication! Perfect for colors like Olive, Rust, Cranberry or this dark green below.
Land's End $44
Want to wear a brighter colored cord such as coral, teal or baby blue? Make it fall appropriate with a dark patterned sweater, which pattern works best? Any pattern! Seriously, just pick! Polka dots, stripes, florals.. they all go with this fall staple! Finally a stylish way to match that annual Christmas gift from grandma!!
An easy rule to follow… To keep your bright cords fall appropriate… The brighter the colored cord the darker your top should be..whether its patterned or solid, no one will ever think you’re dressed for the wrong season!