Category Archives: Color

Tips and information about wearing the right colors and the effect colors have on you and other people.

Pink and Yellow: How To Wear Spring 2012 Trends For Your Body Type

The spring trends reports are out for 2012! According to Ken Downing, Fashion Director for Neiman Marcus, the important trends are: Pinks, Yellows, Prints, Fancy Pants, The Clutch, Silver Shoes, Dramatic Earrings, Tribal, and Sporty Details. FGI members got this reference card at the Spring Trend Event hosted by Nieman Marcus on Feb 23, 2012. Translating the trends from runway looks… Continue Reading

Slimming Colors

Black is slimming. And there is a rainbow of other colors that give you the same effect – any deep color will give you the same slimming result as black. Any of the colors of the outer ring of the color wheel below will work. Monochromatic Dressing Monochromatic dressing is wearing the same color from… Continue Reading

Set The Tone With Color

Colors are emotional. They can express, reflect and affect your moods. You can use color to express how you feel, change your disposition, or influence the way others feel in your presence. Color can embolden a shy person, calm an anxious person, or excite a quite crowd. Here are some general themes associated with each… Continue Reading