How to keep pretty colors in your fall wardrobe

Do you ever notice how fall colors in clothing get a bit, well, ugly during this time of year? I mean, how can they be so pretty out in nature and so awful in the store? You start seeing baby puke yellow, poop green, muddy orange all mixed in with brown to make a putrid fall color palette.

Enough, I say! Let’s try to make fall as pretty in our clothing color schemes as the colors are the rest of the year.

Royal blue peplum top, TJ Maxx; Leopard print pants, TJ Maxx; red booties, old, gifted to me by Sole Society; Betsey Johnson cat ear sunglass, old, Marshall’s; leather jacket, old; similar here. Colorblock handbag, given to me.

A few ways to keep fall beautiful:

  • Choose bold colors that pop.
  • Don’t mix everything with brown
  • Mimic nature
  • Be different
  • Just say no to color combos that look like something your cat just barfed up.


Thank you for your attention to this very important matter. If we all work together, we can make our fall wardrobes beautiful again.

Happy fall, ya’ll!

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Published by Maureen Jordan

Hi! My name is Maureen and I enjoy hiking, fashion, food, a good book and a cup of tea! I'm a photographer & actress from Oregon. I live with my two sons & two pretty ragdoll furbabies near the Portland metro area.


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