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22 Mar

Dreamy Pastel Outfit Ideas To Get You Excited For Spring

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Although spring fashion is still under neon colours’ spell, there’s a new player in the town: pastels. On-trend shades of baby pink, mint green, soft blue, and sorbet yellow were used prominently on the , , and ’s catwalks.

Pastels in Spring fashion

pastels in spring 2012 fashion

Pastels in Spring fashion: Prada, Diane von Furstenberg, Givenchy, Louis Vuitton

Retro knee-length dresses with a fair dose of sweetness were presented by Miuccia Prada. Diane von Furstenberg, kept up the momentum with different separates in different fabrics in every shade of the pastel rainbow. Riccardo Tisci from Givenchy gave the season a sense of airiness with a range of pastel suits while Marc Jacobs mastered Broderie Anglaise dresses in a candy-coloured Louis Vuitton fashion show.

How to wear pastels?

Elegant and flattering pastel hues are easy to wear for women whose physique and complexion can be described as ethereal and fair. This means blondes and châtaines (like or , for example). These women will have no problem sporting Spring’s most feminine candy-coloured dresses or even going head-to-toe pastels.

On the other hand, harsh beauty of a strong brunette can make heavy weather of incorporating pastels. That’s why dark-haired women should mix-and-match sorbet hues with bold shots of neon or at least invest in popular pastel highlights.

Magdalena Frackowiak Vogue pastel dress

Magdalena Frackowiak wears pastel dresses for Vogue Japan February 2012

Passionate for Pastel – this is how Vogue Japan’s photoshoot with Magdalena Frackowiak was called. Outfitted by Giovanna Battaglia, the Polish model looked absolutely stunning in pastel dresses from the leading high-fashion designers. The perfect ladylike ensembles required a proper styling. Magda had her hair done in surprisingly flattering lush curls which were accompanied with girly blushed cheeks. Image credit

Moschino Cheap & Chic pastel dress

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