4 Unique Colors to Wear With the Vibrant Shade of Poppy

What to Wear With Poppy
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Get to know:Poppy

Color description: A vibrant spring ready hue, this orange-infused red is happy and universally flattering.

Runway inspiration: Monique Lhuillier

Pair the shade with: 1) Fuchsia; the equally peppy shade makes for an unexpected and modern twist, 2) Salmon; the muted color acts as a neutral to tone down your ensemble, 3) Chocolate; the deeper shade offsets the brightness, and 4) Lime; due to its eye-catching nature, this combo is considered a wild-card pairing—wear both together for an unforgettable look.

Avoid:Orange; a clear distinction between shades needs to be created, and poppy will seem less exciting when paired with such a similar color.

Ready to amp up your wardrobe with poppy? Click through our gallery to see outfit pairing ideas for each color combo.

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Poppy + Fuchsia

What to Wear With Poppy
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Shirt: Equipment, $188; equipmentfr.com
Skirt: Alexander McQueen, $630; net-a-porter.com

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Poppy + Salmon

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Flats: J. Crew, $135; jcrew.com
Pants: Topshop, $80; topshop.com

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Poppy + Chocolate

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Jumpsuit: By Malene Birger, $295; net-a-porter.com
Bracelet: Tory Burch, $95; toryburch.com

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Poppy + Lime

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Dress: Zara, $80; zara.com
Clutch: Diane von Furstenberg, $275; saksfifthavenue.com

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