Buy This, Not That: Summer Style Edition


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Buy Nudes, Not Colors

This summer, nude is in -- nude colors, that is. Instead of eye-popping blocks of color, opt for neutral tones like washed-out nutmeg, peach, gray or icy blue. When you choose neutral hues, it places emphasis on your outfit's cut and drape. And don't worry. You can still make a statement with your understated ensemble by accenting your outfit with bold accessories.

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  • "Fashion Trends." Vogue. http://www.vogue.co.uk/fashion/trends/
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