The key to a truly versatile wardrobe is stocking key staples in neutral hues – traditionally earthy colours, sand tones, camel, black, white and grey – no wonder the monochrome movement has been so indomitable for 2015 and 2016. So it might seem almost sacrilegious for Jiawa Liu and I to be endorsing a colour for the coming autumn, let alone green. But military green is not just any green. Its ever so specific desaturated earthy personality makes it the perfect new neutral to change up your wardrobe for the new season.
How to wear it? Trust me on this, the military green will camouflage right into your everyday wardrobe (pun intended). However, for an effortlessly put together look, keep the whole outfit to no more than two or three key colours. Reference these dark and muted green badass military roots with oversized utility pockets, then inject a modern touch with a sexy wrap skirt (for her) or a pair of powerful loafer with silver buckles (for him).
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The easiest way to master a masculine look in winter would be selecting the right signature military coat with structured details and a perfect length. Dress it down with casual accessories such as beanies, monochrome t-shirts and casual chinos, or play colour palette by pairing the greens with warm hues – mustard, orange, tan, brown and maroon – Here wearing green wool coat with shearling and structured lapels, Calibre Australia cropped trousers, Want Les Essentiels patent leather boots in burgundy, Calibre Overnight leather bag.
Just because St. Patricks Day has already passed, it doesn’t mean green has passed it expiry date as a seasonal colour! But let’s be honest here, wearing the colour green does sounds like a scary thought! Even Blogger’s Boyfriend even tried to stay clear from the colour green! Green was like the ‘Voldermort’ of his colour palette, not evening daring to say or think about it but now things have changed. Go from the grinch to GQ style! So do not fear as the grass is greener on the other side!
While a beautiful pastel or dusty green acne studios suites or an easy bright summer Peal chino shorts are beautiful hues and shades that are quite flattering to the eye, we want to green in their literal approach and go back to the basic green. We know what you might be thinking “Uhmm, can I just get a khaki or military piece?”Sorry but not today my friend as Bloggers Boyfriend is helping to break down on how easy is it to wear green without looking like a fashion faux pas and prove to you that green is actually an amazing colour to wear this fall!
While green does resemble as a balance, earthy, harmonious colour experts have also claimed smarter people tend to pick green as their favourite colour. Did you just suddenly turn into a genius? Well, Blogger’s Boyfriend thinks you are smart regardless for wanting to know how to wear green so keep reading!
You might have read from our recent ‘FROM LONDON TO MILAN: Autumn/Winter 2016 MEN STREETSTYLE & DESIGNER RUNWAY TRENDS’ article about how major military and khaki tones are as trends in 2016 and it’s only getting bigger and better as exhilarating army bad-ass tones for Autumn/Winter 16! So you’re probably wondering how to wear these colours into your everyday outfit just like a fashion blogger. Well my fashion friend, good thing you’re in the right place because Bloggers Boyfriend and his partner in crime Karen Woo are showing you how it’s done!
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