Crisp, clean air, piles of beautifully colored leaves, and pumpkin spice lattes available at Starbucks. Is there anything not to love about fall? For that reason, it is a popular time of year for weddings. It can also create wardrobe challenges because it is easy to find wedding appropriate dresses and skirts for spring and summer, but what do you wear when the trees are literally dying all around you. So what is a girl to do? What do you wear to a fall wedding?
It is always easiest to start with color. Take inspiration from the landscape around you. It’s fall so a bright yellow sun dress may be out of place. A bright yellow dress is too bright. A black dress is too morose, but a forest green shift dress is just right.
Other great fall colors include: a dark red wine color, apricot, a dark blue violet, a rust color, and of course various shades of brown. These colors will look fantastic as a dress or as a top if you are wearing separates. In some circles, it is considered ill-mannered to wear white to a wedding, but you can usually wear various shades of ivory or cream and other darker shades of white. For example, for a fall wedding, you could have a great looking pair of cream colored dress pants and pair it with a rust colored top and matching accessories to create a fantastic fall wedding outfit that is worthy of any wedding album.
For your nails, you want to wear a nail colors that makes people think of fall leaves. This includes the color gold as it is the color of autumn leaves. Other fall nail colors include: shades of orange, peach, and burgundy. If you want to be a true fashionista, coordinate your nail color with your outfit.
Here is the super secret stylist tip to take your look over the top. You need to have amazing accessories. For example, if you take the aforementioned outfit of cream colored pants and a rust colored top, use gold accessories to accent the outfit. Wear a pair of gold heels, a gold cuff bracelet, a long gold pendant necklace, and a gold clutch purse to complete the outfit. You may even outshine the bride. The way to take an outfit to a whole other level is always the accessories.