Don’t stash away those spring and summer pastels yet, because that is
what is going on now. As the season goes from yellow and oranges to
dreary grey, pastels are brightening up the cooler months. The fall
2013 runway shows were abundant in Easter egg colors in daffodil
yellows, cotton candy pinks and baby blues.
A highlight from this season, Proenza Schouler showed off leather
coats of a lavender shade and drop-waist dresses in a light wash of
The bright change in the season is odd-yet-refreshing as the styles
can be paired with other light colors or contrasted against severe,
dark shades. Peaches, pinks and yellows are pairing off with black or
grey tights, wool shorts and moto-style boots.
For those apprehensive over splashing color for an otherwise typically
dramatic seasonal shift, accessorizing those blacks and greys with
minty or frosted pink candy-like jewelry is also a top look of the