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When learning the fine art of "Does this go with this?" figuring out how to incorporate color is one of the first lessons. But, what we're usually taught is how to tone it down, balance brights with neutrals, and not let bold colors overwhelm. The result? A whole passel of people who are terrified of playing around with hues. But what if crimson, emerald green, and mustard yellow are just better versions of black, gray, and tan? If the women in the slideshow ahead are any indication, it'd look AWESOME.
The outfits ahead are epic and alluring, and that has a lot to do with how stunning the color combinations are. Get all the color inspiration you can handle in these photos, and then see what clever combos are hiding in your own closet.
Photographed by Victoria Adamson.