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Pantone Colour Forecast Spring 2016

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It’s Spring here in Melbourne (and all the Southern Hemisphere) and Pantone has released it’s forecast for Spring 2016 (Northern Hemisphere). These colours echo many of the colours from the previous colour forecast for Autumn/Winter 2015 and Spring 2015, but are just a lighter or slightly brighter version. Universal Colours Snorkel Blue Limpet Shell Buttercup…

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My Style: White is my new black now that I'm blonde - Inside Out Style Blog

My Style: White is My New Black

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One of the questions I get asked most about since changing my  hair colour so radically from deep brunette to light blonde, is how have the colours I wear changed. In a word, black, used to be my go-to dark neutral.  Particularly in the 15 years where it was impossible to buy anything in navy…

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5 Ways to Take Your Style to the Next Level

5 Ways to Improve Your Style

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1. Add Accessories Accessories really make a difference to your outfit. They take it from plain to interesting. They add personality. They add excitement. You want to wear them. Don’t be scared, nobody died from accessorizing.  In fact, what most people discover is that when they accessorize more, they get more compliments. They don’t need…

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Combining Colours – Pantone Biscay Bay

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One of my favourite colours of 2015 is Pantone’s Biscay Bay. Why? Well it’s just such a versatile colour. It’s a mix between teal and turquoise, which are both universal colours so can be worn by everyone well! Because it has elements of both warm and cool it can be mixed well with both warm…

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Value Contrast and Your Value

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One of the things I’ve discovered tends to confuse people is that they think that they can only wear colours that are the same value as them, so if they are overall lighter in value they can only wear light colours, and if they are deep/dark, they have to wear dark colours only.  Ideally we…

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summer wardrobe capsules, column of colour

Creating a Summer Capsule Wardrobe Using a Column of Colour

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Hi Imogen, Your northern hemisphere fans need your help. Spring, summer is on it’s way, I’ve searched your incredible archives to find a summer wardrobe capsule featuring your ” column of color” for petites, but alas, I can only find fabulous fall and winter. Please help! It’s getting warm in Southern California. A faithful fan,…

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Pantone Colour Forecast for Autumn/Winter 2015

Pantone Colour Forecast for Autumn/Winter 2015

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Pantone have just released their Autumn/Winter 2015 colour forecast so I wanted to share it with you. What’s interesting is that we’re moving away from the brighter colours of the past few years, the bright orange, emerald and cobalt and towards a more muted palette which is great for many people who find the bright…

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