A No-no Becomes a Yes-yes!

Black and blue, red, orange, and pink, black and brown… these are all color combos that I grew up thinking were a “no-no” to wear together.  Well, time has taught me the error in my ways, and currently I LOVE turning these no-nos into YES-YESSES!!  Who says you can’t wear brown and black together?  Not I!   I’m loving it!

I’m wearing a black Shimmery and a brown Lakeshore Bliss!  Perfect for a chilly day!

What are some “no-no” combinations you’ve been brave enough to try?

Love, Andrea

6 thoughts on “A No-no Becomes a Yes-yes!

  1. It’s all a matter of shades! I love playing with color in my clothes, wraps and card making but certain colors will always scream at each other.

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  2. Andrea, your combo is great and your brown scarf matches your top so well! I sometimes put discordant colors of blue together, there are so many that clash!

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  3. I love playing with color combos that used to be no-nos. Those combos tend to look amazing. Black and brown together is so rich. And they’re both classic neutrals, so they go with everything, including each other.

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  4. I love mixing purple and red/burgundy. I add in black in order to give it a more formal look. (Try: black shiny-licious, dark red shimmery, purple shiny-licious.)

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  5. I am not a two-scarf person. Actually I wear scarves only occasionally, but I found that my light brown scarf looks surprisingly good with a grey sweater. As Jocelyn said, it’s a question of shades.

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