Brown Is the New Black: Here’s How to Make the Trend Work for You
This season has seen the emergence of traditionally “awkward” autumnal shades. In fact fashion buyer Lisa Aiken has said that it’s a retail myth that you can’t sell brown. Well, it’s a retail myth that designers have tried to challenge this season, with the likes of Chloé, Fendi and Rochas embracing brown-on-brown styling. You might consider the concept tricky, however, influencers galore are taking on all the poo-emoji jokes by wearing it from head to toe.
Brown corduroy suiting is the surprising hit on the high street this season—the whole office is obsessing over & Other Stories’ trouser suit. However, if head-to-brown feels a little overwhelming, then there are plenty of other clever colour pairings available. To help you on your way, we’ve rounded up a handful of looks that will prove brown on brown isn’t the only way to go. From vivid green to navy blue, mixing it up is easier than you’d think. Keep scrolling to see six of our favourite brown outfit ideas, and then shop the looks.