The perfect, pinkish-orange shade for summer is…coral. This vibrantly versatile color works beautifully with almost every skin tone. Try mixing your corals with neutral colors like white and tan or opt for a more fashion forward approach mixing coral with mint green, yellow or royal blue. Here are some pieces our own San Antonio style maven Erin Busbee is crazy about that inspire you, too.
Look effortless at your evening event in this Halston Heritage draped-back, washed-georgette gown. Add a bold gold necklace to complete your look. $645.Availability and photo courtesy of Netaporter.com
RIGHT TO BARE ARMS
Show off your toned, tan arms in this striking cross-back, silk-jersey, coral dress by Issa.
$1,125. Availability and photo courtesy of Netaporter.com
Try on one of the season’s hottest trends: the patterned trouser with these sweet, printed, cotton capris by JCrew. $298. Availability and photo courtesy of Netaporter.com
CLASSIC WITH A TWIST
Milly gives the classic pencil skirt a modern twist by choosing neon pink leather. Wear with a white or black top and let the skirt be the star.
$385. Availability and photo courtesy of Netaporter.com
Not many people would dream up coral, crepe trousers, but then again, Stella McCartney is no ordinary designer. I love the sweet shade and fluid fabric of the fit-and-flare “Bedford” pants.
$1,080. Availability and photo courtesy of Netaporter.com
IT’S A CINCH
Elegant and eye-catching, this glam, belted, one-shoulder “Caruso” swimsuit by Violet Lake is a must this summer. $225. Availability and photo courtesy of Netporter.com
POINTED TOE PERFECTION
The perfect way to add a bright color to your otherwise neutral summer look, wear these papaya-colored, patent leather, sling backs by Christian Louboutin. $625. Availability and photo courtesy of Netaporter.com
SEXY & SWEET
These coral, suede wedges by Paloma Barcelo are an ideal mix of sexy and sweet. Not to mention… wearable… because of the one-inch platform and ankle strap. $299. Availability and photo courtesy of Netaporter.com
I have cajoled enough clients to rid their closets of unflattering comfort shoes to know… that finding the perfect fashion/function combo in footwear is not easy. These “Accomplish” sandals designed by a bonafide foot doctor could be the solution. $119.95. Availability and photo courtesy of WeilBeing.com
LAYER ON THE CORAL
Give your ensemble some style and sophistication with this chic, gold-plated, multi-strand necklace by Rachel Reinhardt. $220.Availability and photos courtesy of Halsbrook.com
Frame your face with a gorgeous pair of beaded, tassel statement earrings by Jose & Maria. Try these with your little white dress for a fresh summer look. $365. Availability and photo courtesy of Julian Gold.
Adorn your eyes with some fashion forward mesh-effect, frames by Thierry Lasry, a favorite avant-garde line among A-listers. $375. Availability and photo courtesy of Netaporter.com
CHIC CASH CARRIER
Not your everyday wallet. This bold, leather, cutout wallet by Alexander McQueen is a chic way to carry your cash and cards. $295. Availability and photo courtesy of Netaporter.com
Your little angel will be the picture of cuteness when she wears this coral, pleated, “Courtney” dress by Milly. $145. Availability and photo courtesy of NeimanMarcus
Get a sun-kissed glow on your cheeks with this “Pure Color” powder blush in “Naughty” by Estee Lauder. $28. Availability and photo courtesy of Julian Gold
The bold, striped, Chiraz fabric on this Louis XVI medallion,”Adam” armchair adds modernity to a classic piece. $3,225. Availability and photo courtesy of Roche-Bobois.com
CORAL FOR YOUR COFFEE TABLE
For the discerning fashionista in your life, a coffee table boxset from Britain Creates, focusing on the closely related worlds of fashion and art.
$55. Availability and photo courtesy of: NET-A-PORTER.COM
TIE ONE ON
An easy way to add some style and color to a white or blue button-down shirt, simply add this bold, Brioni silk tie.
$210. Availability and photo courtesy of: NeimanMarcus.com.