The secret to mastering Pantone's Color of the Year combo, blush Rose Quartz and light blue Serenity? Seek out items to make your own combination of the solid tones, rather than trying to find an item with both shades in it. “You don’t necessarily have to find one piece with both colors in it,” says InStyle Senior Style Editor Ali Pew. “Instead, mix and match items to create the same effect.”
In addition, select tailored silhouettes and rich textures to counter the delicate hues' sugary sweetness. “Silk fabrics make these two tones look really sophisticated,” adds Pew, who suggests pairing a baby blue button-down with pale pink trousers for a “supremely elegant” and feminine look.
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