Pastel Pretty: Cute and Stylish Ways To Wear Pastel
Written by Tin Yuson
Tired of wearing dark colors such as black, navy and brown? Well, now might be the perfect time for you to take a break from dark hues and invest in pastel colored pieces. Think soft and charming and delicate hues such as baby blue, light pink, mauve and the like. If you thought pastels aren’t the most adaptable of colors to add to your ensembles, think again. We’ve listed down 9 stylish and inspiring ways for you to wear pastel.
1. Tomboy Chic
This look could be easily achieved with a pastel hued sweater, a pair of boyfriend jeans and classic white slip-ons. Want more pastel? Top off your look with pastel colored socks and a cute cross body bag.
Off to a quick lunch or movie date with friends? Pair your plain white tee with your favorite denim cutoff shorts. Don’t forget to throw on a cute pastel blazer in case it gets chilly and finish off with cute sandals or flats. Wanna add more personality to your outfit? Add oversized sunglasses, a classy watch, and a pastel colored bag and you’re all set.
Nothing spells out preppy quite like a tennis skirt. To look preppy in pastel, take a pastel hued tennis skirt and pair with a solid colored white crop top. Finish off your look with calf to knee-high pastel socks. For footwear, you can either wear cute jelly sandals or your favorite white sneakers. Don’t forget your jacket and other accessories such as sunnies and soft hued bracelets.
4. Fresh Chick or Dainty
Have an errand filled afternoon followed by a romantic dinner date? Slay the day in this dainty ensemble. Grab any white halter top and pair it with a pastel colored midi skirt. Wear cute sandals or flats while running your errands and switch to sexy nude heels for your romantic night out. Don’t forget to accessorize with a cute bag to carry all your essentials such as your phone, keys, money, sunglasses and what not!
To look sexy and sophisticated in pastes, take your basic white polo top and pair with a pastel colored pencil skirt. Go for comfy block heels to finish off your look. A nude tote bag filled your with your daily essentials would be perfect when paired with subtle gold accessories.
The laidback look would suit walk-a-thon trips and photo ops. Just simply pair your pastel gaucho pants with a crisp white button down. Finish off the look with lace socks and oxfords.
7. Pastel Basics
For an everyday stylish ensemble, wear your basic cami with any pastel shorts. Cover up with a soft hued long vest and finish your look off with either flats, sneakers or block heels.
To look mod, wear a solid colored pastel t-shirt dress and top off with a cute bomber jacket. Complete your look with comfortable heels or white sneakers. Style your hair with a cute turban headband and you’re good to go.
Pastel is versatile and may be easily integrated into your outfits. Look pastel perfect in coords, and jumpsuits. Simple yet stylish.
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