You Asked: What’s The Secret To Wearing Just One Colour?

2 weeks agoWords by Mr Jim Merrett

Paris, June 2019. Photograph by Mr Szymon Brzóska/The Style Stalker

Given that the MR PORTER office is populated with designers and fashion types, we’re accustomed to outfits that are pared back to one single tone. But, as it turns out, black isn’t the only colour. In fact, an increasing number of figures that we would consider stylish are stepping out in clothing of a limited palette – only that palette is often of a far more vibrant frequency. Head-to-toe reds, purples and oranges are all now in the mix. But what are the rules when it comes to such looks? And how do you avoid appearing as though you’ve just escaped from an American penitentiary? Truth seekers should look below. 

What’s the secret to wearing just one colour?
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