Wearing black on black seems easy right? But it can also be a little bit boring. Especially if you are a lady who lives in colour! However as the seasons change and we all gravitate towards darker hues we thought we’d pop together a simple cheat sheet on upping the factor on your black on black ensembles to help them look super chic and fun instead of boring and blah.
PLAY WITH DIFFERENT TEXTURES AND FABRICS
If you’ve been scared of playing with different textures and fabrics in colour than starting with all black can be a good place to begin. It’ll also allow you to go a little OTT with your ensemble. Especially if you’re wearing faux furs! Bonus: you can blend leather, suede and fringe without a care.
Try: Ida Faux Fur Ivy Jacket Black - $640.00
Hansen and Gretel Chronicles Silk Shirt - $239.00
If you feel as though wearing all black to evening event is a no-go for you. Change something of your outfit and go a little sheer (preferably your top HA). It’ll add a little sexiness and lightness to your outfit.
Try: Hansen and Gretel Sacha Silk Cami - $149.00
LAYER WITH DIFFERENT FITS
So you have a super tight leather skirt but aren’t sure what black top to match it with? Play with a similar shade, but with a different fit. Tailored pieces work amazingly with long flowy styles for both work and after hours and will keep your outfit looking modern.
Try: Rhodes Crop Pant - $159.00
Hansen and Gretel Ava Jacket - $349.00
Macgraw Transformation Top Black - $525.00
ADD A BELT
Yes, even though a black outfit is already super slimming you can quadruple the effect by popping on a belt. It’s our little secret.
Try: Asilio Power Player Corset - $149.95
Camila and Marc Ratio Leather Legging - $990.00
GO ALL OUT ON YOUR ACCESSORIES
Scarves, layered necklaces a statement bag. If you're keeping the rest of your ensemble super sleek then you have all the permission in the world to up the ante on your accessories.
Try: Camila and Marc Dimmer Blazer Black - $680.00
By Johnny Ribbed Off The Shoulder - $140.00
Nobody Denim Siren Skinny Ankle - $199.00
Tell us, what are your favourite ways to wear all black?