How to Wear Monochromatic Looks

How to Wear Monochromatic Looks

June 4, 2018

Why are monochromatic looks great? it’s an easier and faster way to put an outfit together. It’s a lifesaver option when you don’t have enough time to get dressed in the mornings . Moreover, You’ll look slimmer and taller, which is perfect for Petites. Check out these tips to style monochromatic outfits.

Monochromatic looks

Balanced outfit

For a chic and balanced outfit wear different hues and shades of a specific color.  >E.g. Mocha skirt + Caramel coat + Cocoa blouse = Shades of Brown outfit.

Monochromatic looks
Mocha skirt + Caramel coat + Cocoa blouse = Shades of Brown outfit.

Trendy outfit

Wearing the exact color shade head to toe creates a more eye-catching outfit. This is a special outfit when you want to be the center of attention. E.g. Total red outfit.

Monochromatic trendy look
Total red outfit

 Choose the most flattering color

Take into account what is the most flattering color for you, and wear it in the upper part of your body. Try lots of colors and wear the ones that make your skin tone glow!

Monochromatic gray outfit
Gray shades.

Emphasize what you want

Emphasize the parts of your body you want to stand out by wearing a vibrant or lighter shade. E.g. If you want to make your breast look wider you can wear tops in a lighter color.

Monochromatic outfit skin color
A light top to stand out the bust

Add prints to your monochromatic looks

Monochromatic looks can incorporate prints , it is not only about solid colors. Add one printed piece; like a scarf, shoes, a bag, or a garment to make your outfit more appealing.

Monochromatic looks and prints
Monochromatic outfit with a striped top

How to look thinner wearing monochromatic looks

In order to look even more thinner wearing a monochromatic look, pick the darkest shades of the color you choose. The color by itself will not make you look thinner. So, don’t forget to choose garments with an ideal fit for you. Avoid body-hugging garments or loose ones. A medium fit goes perfectly well.

Total Burgundy outfit
Total Burgundy outfit.

The last and not less important tip is to take action! look into your closet and choose those garments that can create a good monochromatic outfit. Take a photo of yourself with all the possible combinations and determine what works for you!

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I hope you enjoyed these tips!

How to Wear Monochromatic Looks
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