LUX Love: Honeysuckle
Color experts Pantone picked honeysuckle as the 2011 Color of the Year and now that spring is in full bloom, it is time to fully take advantage of this happy hue. A bold reddish pink, honeysuckle is spirited and uplifting. Your mood might get a little brighter and your smile a little bigger once you add this vibrant color to your wardrobe.
Luckily for us, honeysuckle is universally flattering and can be worn at various occasions, such as weddings, outdoor parties and other social gatherings. In honor of the splashy shade, we searched high and low to bring you our top 10 honeysuckle staples that will give you a healthy glow!
1. Emilio Pucci Orchidee Scarf
Featuring the designer’s signature orchidee pattern, Emilio Pucci’s oversized print scarf looks more like a work of art than an accessory. Drape it around your monochrome outfit for a pop of color.
2. Marc Jacobs Stam Satchel
This iconic Marc Jacobs Stam Satchel is a standout in bursting honeysuckle pink. Featuring an elegant kiss-lock closure, chain strap and quilted detail, it can be paired with a short sundress and floppy straw hat for a sweet springtime look.
3. Kate Spade Kissing Frog Belt
Fasten your bottoms with this adorable Kate Spade Kissing Frog Belt. The charming embellishment features a gold plated metal trim and tiny pearls. A burst of pink adds a touch of whimsy to your ensemble.
4. Roksanda Ilincic silk-gazar jacket
This ultrafeminine silk-gazar jacket by Roksanda Ilincic will give your work attire a cheery feel. With its vivid coloring and contemporary tailoring, the jacket makes for a spring/summer essential. Try combining it with a nude silk blouse and a pair of loosely fitted trousers.
5. Mulberry Tudor Zip Notebook Case
Look professional and stylish toting around Mulberry’s Tudor zip around leather notebook case. A helpful organizer for the working girl on the go, this case includes a crisp white notebook, plus room to stash away cash and cards.
6. St. John—Solidly Elegant Halter One Piece Swimsuit
This figure slimming St. John swimsuit will give you the confidence to frolic on the sand all day long. Featuring a deep V-neck halter with golden ring detail on straps. The gathered bust and empire waist make for a flattering suit that will give you the converge you want, as you flaunt your favorite features.
7. Christian Louboutin Bianca Patent Platform Pump
Strut your stuff and punch up your style staples at the same time with these killer patent leather Louboutin Bianca platform pumps. Featuring an almond toe, low-dipped vamp for leg lengthening, and red sole.
8. Rachel Leigh Gumball Ring
Is your outfit missing a little pizzazz? Try this Rachel Leigh Gumball Ring. An eye-catching custom resin stone is set in a 14k antique gold ring. All you need is this small statement piece to transform your look.
9. Tory Burch ‘Reva” Flat
Tory Burch is the queen of flats, and with this slip-on named “Reva,” you don’t have to compromise style for comfort. The classic ballerina flat is dressed up in a beautiful reddish-pink hue. And you can’t forget the signature logo medallion!
10. Yves Saint Laurent Allegra scarf
Every gal should own a single colored scarf. We especially love this bright Yves Saint Laurent Allegra cashmere scarf. Luxurious cashmere offers pure comfort, while the bold shade livens up a neutral palette.