Falling for Fall Colors: Oxblood Edition

So I got the September issue of InStyle magazine in the mail last week and I have to say that I am crazy excited for all of the fall colors!  Oxblood is the featured color on the cover and the first of my favs for fall!

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I was inspired to try Oxblood lips…

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(Ruby Slippers from the Cover Girl Queen Collection)

And shoes…

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(Sweet Franco Sartos I got at Marshall’s! I love the mix of textures!)

You should try it too.

Here’s some other great pre-fall looks I pulled off of Pinterest.

oxblood pants. great way to incorporate the trend for fall. #OnlineShoes

Amber Lehman Styling: Fall Must Haves::Oxblood + Camo

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LOVE this outfit!! 0920-gabifresh-personal-style-oxblood_fa.jpg

Tips for Styling with Oxblood:

1. Use it when you might have worn black… it will really dress up an outfit quickly and send it right into the fall mood.

Jenny in Jacquard; NYC fashion blogger; style blogger; outfit photos; Old Navy black and white polka dot sweater; Zara oxblood maroon pencil skirt; David Aubrey pink and gray statement necklace; Juicy Couture pave black pyramid stretch bracelet; C. Wonder black skinny calf hair bangle; Tory Burch Robinson black satchel tote; Kate Spade Licorice Polka Dot Patent Pumps

2. Monochrome. Fall colors are PERFECT for monochrome because they are really chill and rich. (Bonus points for leather!)

carlasinterlude:    Oxblood errythang

(Double bonus points for leather, peplum and VELVET shoes. I want to go to there. Well played, ma’am.)

3. Don’t be afraid to pair it with unique colors. Fall colors are meant to be together.
Check out Olvia Palermo looking fierce with a Mustard pairing (future color?) or with a bright pink if you are still feeling summer!

Never thought I'd like oxblood and orange, but this is kinda amazing.  The Glitter Guide

I love the hues of this outfit. floral print top + long pink pleated skirt + maroon handbag + nude pumps

4. Love it with leopard!!!
On the blog now - New Outfit Post: Oxblood and Leopard!

5. Forget LBD, try something a little richer and just a little more sassier…

Five Standout Oxblood Pieces to Build Your Fall Outfits Around | Caitlin Bright, CocoKouture http://cocokouture.com/style/five-stand-out-oxblood-pieces-to-build-your-fall-outfits-around


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