See how to substitute it colors with look alikes

over 50 years old blogger in fall outfit with midi skirt and tight

How to wear the fall/winter Pantone colors

This season’s neutrals – vanilla custard, evening blue, paloma, gucamole – can stand alone as monochromatic looks, but also work great together or paired pops of color. Of course, you don’t need to replace your entire neutrals to this swatch. Just take them as inspiration to create looks in colors close to them to look modern and hip.

Substitute evening blue with dark navy, vanilla custard with blush or light icy (read cool) pink, paloma with cool light grey or silver gray, and gucamole with olive. Next wear them like you style your olive outfits, navy, blush or grey looks.

Of course, you can up your style factor by pairing one or more of the Pantome fall/winter core with one of the NYFW color palette.

How to fake the fall/winter color palette

Look alike colors to chili pepper, biking red, crème de pêche,peach pink, rocky road, fruit dove, sugar almond, dark cheddar, galaxy blue bluestone, orange tiger, eden are bluish red, burgundy, very light pinks with a hint of blue, peach or salmon, chocolate brown, cool pink, tan, orange, medium blue, baby blue, orange, and hunter or forest green.

Given that chocolate brown, burgundy, tan, medium and light blue as well as hunter/forest green are neutrals, women who are shy of bold colors and prefer wearing all neutrals can look modern and trendy with this seasons It fashion-color palette without going beyond their comfort zone.

How to wear fashion colors

Galaxy blue is an evocative, but thoughtful blue inspired the great galaxy. This exciting hue looks great when paired with bluestone, a color of quiet resolve. However, any similar shades of blue with a similar difference in tint look great together as demonstrated in the outfit photos in this post.

street style blogger in blue jacket with black skirt and tights
Coach bag, Nicole fall suede sandals, Fashom skirt, Ecclipse watch bracelet (all own), and jacket c/o Coolibar

over 50 years old fashion blogger in long cardigan, midi skirt, fall sandals and tight

style book author in blue black fall style with shirt, long cardigan and collarless shirt

Nicole in Pantome inspired colors waterfall cardigan, shirt, skirt, tight and turquoise sandals with striped bag
Outfit details: Fashom skirt, Nicole sandals, Coach shoulder bag, Ecclipse watch bracelet, Winkwood wooden sunglasses, pendant necklace, Hermes collier de chien bangle (all own), tights c/o Hipstik® Legwear, sunprotective shirt and long cardigan both c/o Coolibar

Other great color combinations

Please pin your favorite color outfit inspriations to share them with your family, friends and colleagues so they can look stylish on a budget too. It’s good for the environment to “repeat” your pieces and style them in a new, trendy way mimicking this seasons It shades.

Train your color senses

A great way to relax and experiment with new color combinations is an adult coloring book. Did you know that I made one especially for women who are interested in fashion?

Fashion Coloring Pages e-book by Nicole Mölders of High Latitude Style


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Top of the World Style Linkup party

Welcome to the 228th Top of the World Style linkup party and thanks for coming! Let me introduce you to the awardees from last week’s linkup and check out their blogs.

Style winner: Elli

Top of the World Style Winner in cardigan, jeans and top in Pantone colors
Elli of Simply Ellibelle won the Top of the World Style Winner title. Photo from her post

Elli the blogger at of Simply Ellibelle is the Top of the World Style Winner.

Readers’ Fav: Claire

Top of the World OOTD Readers’ Fav Claire in dalmatiner print shirt, athleisure pants and studded heels
Claire of Claire Justine xo xo became the Top of the World OOTD Readers’ Fav. Photo from her post.

Claire, the lifestyle blogger at of Claire Justine oxox became Top of the World OOTD readers’ fav as you clicked her post the most often.

My Fav: Julie

Top of the World OOTD My Fav Julie in blue and white Casual Friday look
Julie, the life style blogger at This Mainline Life became Top of the World OOTD My Fav. Photo from her post.

My favorite look was the blue and white Casual Friday fall outfit posted by Julie of This Mainline Life. I <3 how she styled a classic summer color-combination for fall.

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5 thoughts on “See how to substitute it colors with look alikes

  1. Great color combo suggestions, Nicole. You are so good with color and pattern mixing so I trust your advice!

    Thanks for hosting,
    xx Darlene

  2. I love the names they give the actual colors and I do think a lot of colors can mimic them. I love this color on you and it looks great with that rainbow bag!

    Carrie

  3. Love your black and blue outfit with the striped bag!
    Oh, and thank you so much for choosing my look as the style winner!!

  4. Thanks so much for the mention. I really appreciate it. Love those blues in your outfit. That color looks great on you.

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