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Monochromes - Again


"You can have anything you want if you dress for it" - Edith Head

Hi guys! Happy New Month... Did you have a good July? I'm mighty glad the year is coming to an end. For no reason particularly, I'm just ready for a fresh start.

So, let's kick off August with a little lesson on Black and White. Shall we?

The simplicity of monochromatic outfits is very refreshing to say the least. Whether black and white or varying tones of the same color, the result is always the same. Classic!

While wearing prints, patterns and colors will keep your outfit interesting, wearing different shades of a single color is a very simple and clean approach to putting an outfit together. The result is often times just as striking and bold.

Now, I've never been a fan of monochromatic outfits but it is an area of fashion I definitely plan to delve into. So, stay with me, people!.

For this post, I styled my black midi ruffled skirt (made by yours truly) with a white ruffled sleeve blouse which I got from SheIn. My burgundy shoes adds a little spice because variety is the spice of life. Ehn? (I hate this phrase).

So, I kept it very simple and minimal but don't hesitate to go all out with different hues and shades of the same color.

Remember to keep it balanced by limiting lighter hues to your upper half and darker hues to your blower half if you are trying to create the illusion of a fuller bottom. Do the opposite if the goal is to create a fuller top.

And that's all folks! Loved this? Tell us why! How else would you style your monochromes? Don't go without leaving us a comment.

Until Next Time,
It's Tee


  1. I love all the ruffles, so ladylike and chic. You made the skirt? Impressive. You look so lovely and the shoes give the outfit the perfect pop. xx
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  2. Black and white is a classic and the burgundy shoes and ruffle details totally made it look less like a choir outfit. Btw you're a badass designer/ tailor oooo the skirt totally looks like a RTW something. Nice one Tee :D

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