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Monochrome Maniac: Fashion Tips to Perfect Your Monochrome Style

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Monochrome style is all the rage this season. It’s all about committing to one shade and wearing it head-to-toe. There’s truly no better way to showcase your unique sense of style and the season’s trending hues. Whether you’re indulging in soft blush tones or the bold emeralds seen in the spring and summer’s top fashion trends, you’ll need these must-know fashion tips to make your monochrome style look fresh off the runway.

 

Pick a Dominant Color

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The first thing you need to do when diving into the trending monochrome style of the season is to pick a dominant color within each outfit. As soon as you choose which tone you want to rock for the day, you can pick out the perfect pieces to perfect the style.

 

Choose a Tone that Matches your Skin

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With that said, not every color will work for your skin tone and eye color – as you’ve probably figured out as soon as you grew out of your parents dressing you. There are some tones that look stunning on some people, while completely draining out the look on others. The right hue can be all you need to make a statement within your entire wardrobe, but especially with your monochrome style. So, find your colors, and stick with those. After all, they’re your colors for a reason.

 

Try Different Textures

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If wearing the same tone head-to-tone seems too matchy-matchy for you, you’ll definitely want to treat yourself to the vast textures available within the fashion industry. Mixing textures is also a huge fashion trend this season, and can add some contrast into your monochrome style, while also breaking up the individual articles of clothing. Mix a leather skirt with a sheer crop top; or crochet shorts with a suede top; or simply try adding in smaller features such as some fringe elements to add some diversity into your single toned outfit.

Print Equals Perfection

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Printed fabrics are also an excellent way to balance out your monochrome style. The trick is to keep the prints similar to the dominant color you’ve chosen to dress in. For example, if your monochrome style is all about navy blues, search from a navy blue dress that also has blue patterns, or navy blue blazer paired over a navy blue printed top.

 

And those are truly the only fashion tips you need to perfect your monochromatic style. Pick your colors – and ones that work for your skin and eye tone, and play around with textures and prints to make your monochrome style unique and powerful!

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A blogging extraordinaire that has a stylish eye for all things fashion. When she isn't shopping or revamping her wardrobe, Chantal can be seen writing for The Luxe Maven or trekking around outside, exploring the beauty that the world has to offer.

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