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#1 Walkers

Posted 14 December 2012 - 05:13 PM

What colours do you consider the most flattering & versatile?
Which colours are a fashion fail?

Edited by FoxyRetro*Gal, 14 December 2012 - 05:16 PM.


#2 HerringToMarmalade

Posted 14 December 2012 - 05:16 PM

Darker is better I think. I would avoid bright colours unless you have loooong, thin legs.

#3 Ice Queen

Posted 14 December 2012 - 05:18 PM

Yep, darker is better.
A slightly worn looking black can look great.

BIG no from me to coloured jeans in skinny.

#4 SlinkyMalinki

Posted 14 December 2012 - 05:21 PM

Not pastel anything.


#5 tres-chic

Posted 14 December 2012 - 05:31 PM

Agree with PP. Pastel skinny jeans (especially in shades like aqua and if they're a thinner material) are hard to match with other things and not especially flattering.

I have a darkish, bright pink pair and they're great, although not for every occasion. I think red is good too.

There are lots of different colours around at the moment but I think they will date quickly, like royal blue, etc.

#6 Lifesgood

Posted 27 December 2012 - 05:39 PM

Apart from denim you mean?

Navy blue. Possibly tomato red if you have the legs and bum for them. White if you are Miranda Kerr.

I think the other colours are going to be out so fast it's not worth considering them, not to mention they don't look very good on most people.

I'm personally not a fan of black as I think they can look a bit...rough? Not sure how to describe them properly, but I think they only look good if they are paired with an extremely classy outfit.

#7 Duck-o-lah

Posted 29 December 2012 - 07:04 AM

I think a dark bottle green looks nice. I have seen people in purple, bright blue and red, they looked fantastic! But as pp's have said, the ladies really had the figures for them *bristles with envy!*

#8 Guest_Dinah_Harris_*

Posted 29 December 2012 - 07:14 AM

I have the minty-green ones and as far as I know, they look good.  They go with almost everything I own, but I don't tend to wear loud prints which might clash anyway.  I also have some purple ones.  I am quite tall.
I tend towards darker colours and skinny jeans.  I'd go black and dark navy blue.  Definitely not patterned ones unless you are 16.

#9 Kalota

Posted 29 December 2012 - 07:18 AM

Definitely darker! I have two pairs - a black pair and a dark blue denim pair. Since my thighs are a little curvy at the top these darker colours are really flattering. I wear my black ones to death!




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