Let's do some word association. I say, "yellow." You say, "Doesn't go with anything in my closet," or "Too punchy." At least, that would have been my answer, until I designed this top for our collection. I've always had a soft-spot for yellow pieces, but they are notoriously difficult to style without coming off as too bright. For this top, I opted for a more buttery shade of yellow and a breezy eyelet design that's low-key enough to go with just about anything. I dressed it up here with some shorts and heels for a Saturday brunch, but you could just as easily throw it on with some jeans and a pair of sandals. And for those who still aren't totally sold on yellow, you can always get it in white.
A Pop of Color
Earlier in my career, I was more likely to abide by fashion "rules" without really questioning them—avoid bright colors in the fall, don't mix black and brown, go for all-black to look unequivocally chic (it's amazing how many are color-related!). But as I've gotten older, I've ...read more