Can you wear Autumn colors in Summer?
Yes, you certainly can!
I had a lady recently tell me that she couldn't find her Autumn colors in the warmer months and how disappointed she felt.
Well there's no reason to feel left out for any occasion or any season because you can always find colors around that will suit you. You just need to know how to recognize them.
The beautiful color characteristics of the Autumn season all lend themselves so perfectly to the the fabrics and cover-up clothes of the colder months. If
you're used to sinking into the soft warm woollen fabrics, deep piles
and rich coloring that surrounds you at that time of the year, it can be
difficult to change your mindset and imagine these colors in lighter
All you need to know is how to interpret them slightly differently for the warmer weather so you can continue to wear the colors that suit you best.
4 color groups were devised which grouped similar color characteristics together.
It is, however, generally accepted that SPRING, SUMMER, AUTUMN and WINTER were merely convenient names to describe these groups. In fact, the idea was brilliant because, not only do the colors distinctly reflect the changing seasons, but it strongly links the fact that Color is organic and Nature always gets it right.
But it doesn't mean that you're stuck in your own SEASON!
You can always find Autumn colors in Summer too - you just need to know the shades to look for.
The richly blended Warm tones of Autumn translate themselves so easily into the exotic tones of a Caribbean sunset!
The garments above are from Kettlewell Colours but once you know what you're looking for you'll find these beautiful rich colors everywhere.
Something with a bit more pizzazz? The shops are full of amazing rich prints for dresses or swimwear which echo the Autumn shades. These are from a selection of Tile Print dresses from Amazon - perfect for day or even ing.
Do you have any queries or comments about what you've read on this page or perhaps you'd like to share an experience of your own?