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I'm wondering how to make my predominately black wardrobe look on-trend for fall

I'm wondering how to make my predominately black wardrobe look on-trend for fall

Like a loyal friend that you can always count on, an all-black ensemble is an indispensable weapon in one's wardrobe arsenal. They match with everything, don't require much thought, and always accomplish a look that is equal parts chic and alluring. That being said, a closet that is primarily on the dark side of the spectrum will definitely benefit from some fresh updates. Heading into fall, I propose you think of your go-to black outfits as the perfect canvas to build upon with color, prints, and fabulous accessories! Now, my first instinct-make that, animal instinct-with any unlit look is to incorporate a wild print. A fashion-forward pair of leopard loafers, snakeskin belt or python satchel will instantaneously boost one's appearance for a feminine and glamorous feel. Of course, another fabulous way to balance out black attire is to reach for eye-catching accessories; remember, bright add-ons are not to be reserved for just the warmer months! Try a vibrant modal scarf, bold platform booties or hotly hued knit beanie to achieve major results. Obviously, while we're talking accessories, we can't forget about jewelry either, so consider complementing your getup with sleek bangles or a tribal-inspired necklace. Wrapping things up, the last touch to illuminating shadowy style comes via a statement beauty look. Dare to wear a deep red lip, dramatic brows or rose-tinted blush, and you will effortlessly enhance your black uniform. While this gives you plenty to work with, my final thoughts are to pick and choose one or two ideas to work into your outfit...trying all of them at once would not be so chic ;) xoRZ

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Emily Current & Meritt Elliott

You probably are already familiar with Emily Current and Meritt Elliott. These Los Angeles-based stylists are known for their work with red-carpet favorites like Emma Roberts and Mandy Moore, to name a few. In addition to their noteworthy stylist careers, the ladies are also the geniuses behind the beloved denim brand Current/Elliott, and debuted their first design collaboration—Westward for Kate Spade, a small collection of key handbags—last year. They will be answering your style questions, so be sure to submit your most pressing queries today!

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