Elevate Your Neutral Outfits: Adding a Hint of Color During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is here, and it’s time to infuse some festive spirit into our wardrobes. If you’re a midlife woman who loves minimalist and neutral outfits, you might be wondering how to add a touch of color without compromising your refined style. Well, fear not! In today’s blog post, we’ll explore some fabulous ways to jazz up your neutral ensembles during this joyous time of year. Let’s dive in and discover how to effortlessly incorporate a hint of color into your holiday outfits!

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Adding a Hint of Color to Neutral Outfits
Camel Top Coat (Similar) + Red Plaid Scarf + Black Slimming Jeans + Black Loafers

1. Vibrant Plaid Scarf:

Plaid patterns are often associated with the holiday season, evoking feelings of warmth and tradition. By opting for a vibrant plaid scarf, you can evoke a sense of festivity and cheer, even if the rest of your outfit remains minimalist and neutral. It’s the perfect way to channel the holiday spirit without compromising your refined style.

Navy Blazer (runs a size SMALL so order a size up) + Navy Red Plaid Scarf + 90’s Jeans
White Button Up + Ankle Pants (Similar from Same Brand) + Houndstooth Bag + Red Flat Shoes + Red Pashmina

2. Festive Footwear:

Your choice of footwear can be a game-changer when it comes to adding color to your minimalist outfit. Consider a pair of red velvet ballet flats, emerald green suede pumps, or metallic gold heels. These festive shoes will inject a dose of holiday cheer into your look, effortlessly complementing your neutral clothing.

Striped Button Up + Boyfriend Jeans + Red Mary Jane Ballet Flats
Gray Cardigan + White Tank + Boyfriend Jeans (cut to custom length) + Red Mary Jane Ballet Flats

3. Vibrant Outerwear:

A neutral outfit can truly come to life with the addition of a vibrant outer layer. Opt for a statement lady coat or jacket in a bold color such as Cobalt Blue for Hanukkah or Holly Red for Christmas. Not only will this add a festive touch, but it will also keep you warm and stylish during those chilly days and evenings. JUST A REMINDER…if you are going to wear a vibrant sweater or lady coat, tone down the remainder of the outfit and keep the accessories to a minimum.

Red Lady Coat (similar red cardigansimilar red lady coat) + Black Slimming Jeans + Black Loafers + Black Handbag

4. Brighten with Bags:

A colorful handbag or clutch is an excellent way to add a pop of color to your neutral ensemble. Whether it’s a crossbody bag in a festive red or a metallic clutch in gleaming gold, a vibrant handbag will instantly elevate your minimalist outfit, making it holiday-ready.

Red Handbag (Similar Kate Spade Bag) + Gray Cardigan + White Tank + Black Slimming Jeans + Black Loafers
Black Blazer (runs a size small so size UP) + Black Button Up + Black Slimming Jeans + Emerald Green Pumps + Emerald Green Handbag

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3 thoughts on “Elevate Your Neutral Outfits: Adding a Hint of Color During the Holiday Season

  1. I discovered you via Instagram in August. You are now my favorite fashion blogger! I am working on making my wardrobe neutral. This was great for helping me think about how I can add in color. The best part is; I already have many of these items. Thank you so much for helping those of us in our fabulous ‘midlife’!!!

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