Occasion Wear Dresses to Suit Your Colouring

Wedding fever has hit the country and the big question we all want the answer to is who designed “the dress” and what does it look like? We only have a couple of days to wait until all is revealed. If you have an occasion on the horizon you might be panicking about finding just the right dress too. Well, hopefully I have done the hard work for you. Because below are over 50 occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring.

Occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring – Light

occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring

If you have Light colouring, you can take advantage of all the pretty pastels flooding the shops like this lilac lace dress. Choose accessories in cream that won’t over power the colour of the dress or you.

Dresses for Light colouring:

Occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring – Deep

occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring

It is always a little more difficult to find dresses for Depp colouring during the summer months and black isn’t always appropriate so look for prints in deep colours. You could choose accessories in black or navy, but you could also choose red if you want to be bolder.

Dresses for Deep colouring:

Occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring – Cool

occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring

Cool colouring has plenty of options in the Summer months. Choose the colours of summer flowers or classic navy and cream. Pick accessories in navy or add a bright splash of fuchsia.

Dresses for Cool colouring:

Occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring – Warm

Occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring

This season, there are plenty of options for Warm colouring. From gold through to brighter yellow and peach to coral, choose accessories in cream, tan or gold.

Dresses for Warm colouring:

Occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring – Bright

Occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring

If it’s appropriate for the occasion you could choose dramatic black and white with a bright splash of colour in your accessories. Alternatively choose a jewel colour like this emerald dress and add a white jacket.

Dresses for Bright colouring:

Occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring – Soft

Occasion wear dresses to suit your colouring

Choose pretty blends of colours rather than anything too bright and add accessories that tone. Cream works well, but you could opt for a soft blue, pink on peach.

Dresses for Soft colouring:

If you don’t know your Dominant colouring, why not invest in a colour dossier to save you making a costly mistake. It contains everything you need to know about how to wear and use colour in your wardrobe as well as your makeup and accessories. Find out more about the colour dossier and how to discover your best colours here.