Are you pumped up to doll up this summer in the brightest and sparkiest of colors in palettes? The spring/summer 2020 color trends are here and I am super excited to share them with you. Additionally, If you are wondering who comes up with these color trends every season, do not worry, it’s not me! All these are incorporated from the beautiful collections in fashion shows around the world like New York, London, Milan, and Paris Fashion Weeks. The top colors are out and it is time to party. Moreover, some of these colors were extracted by the Pantone Color Institute at LFW and NYFW while the others came about by Milan and Paris.
The season was grappling with all shades of palettes such as reds and oranges with spicy names like Fiery Red and Flame Scarlet. As exciting as they are, they promise a season filled with zing and might. However, all that fire was tamed down by the addition of the chilly shades of blue like Classic Blue, Heritage Blue, Faded Denim, and Blueberry. Therefore, if you do not like that much color in life, you might be interested in this year’s muted pastels like the sweet yellow called Sunlight, the elegant green called Pistachio, or the ample of neutrals that were staged called Lark and Oyster Mushroom.
TREND COLOR PALETTES SUMMER 2020
Gold took the show among the metallic range this season. In addition, it is a color that swiftly manages to turn heads and widen the eyes, this color was the star of the season. Designers incorporated this color not only in accessories or scarves but added it to full dresses and shirts. Going full-gold is a thing this year! Furthermore, the most mind-boggling of the golden was spotted on a gown at Balenciaga which had the perfect blend of golden and brown in it. Covered in shiny appliques, the 70s styled dress at the Celine show marked the end of the line.
Since red is a color you do not miss out on all year long, red was, not surprisingly, everywhere! This daring color in palettes challenges women to add it to their outfit this season, be it a deep red lip or a flashy blazer. Made with just the right undertones, the fiery red had a place in all the lines. From added to breezy strapless dresses to lacy and undone dresses, the color had a place everywhere. Moreover, the color invites fun, elegance, and always a little spice wherever it goes.
Perfect for a sundress, hat and slippers kind of look, this orange is super bright and alive. It has all the hues of the sunset. With a blend of red tones, the color was identified to be best for evening looks. Additionally, the color appeared on stages in the form of dresses and elegant silhouettes followed by billowy skirts. The magical color is perfect to show off those curves.
Inspired by one of the most premium spices, this amber-yellow shade will be the top friend for darker skins. It speaks volumes without being too loud. It is subtle but aggressive, just the right shade for your summertime looks. Additionally, It Gives vacation vibes, thus, the color was incorporated in flowy wrap dresses and pants and jacket, casual but sleek combo.
This evergreen color not only made its way into this year’s summer collection but was also big fish in the autumn lines. Its deep color has the perfect blend of brown and red to make a statement. From being a clubwear to meeting-type wear, the color never lacks the sophistication. Designers made flowy dresses and studious jackets from this shade.
Cinnamon might be the flavor of autumn, but this spicy color worked its way with ease into the spring 2020 color trends. It’s a brown tone that holds quite a bit of red in it, making it far too vivid to act as a neutral. It pairs best with shades like coral and blush.
This sexy color was an apprentice to the good old burgundy. Giving just the right amount of warmth and elegance, the color was majorly seen in the formal wear lines. Are you craving that exciting and mysterious office look? Then use this color to make the one-shoulder ankle-length dress with a drape-like silhouette or a pantsuit. Moreover, this color added spice and mischief to any and every dress in the lines.
A vibrant fuchsia, this color was one of the most unique shades of them all. Just the color for summers, the shade was crocheted in demure dresses with ruffled sleeves, short A-line dress with puffy sleeves, and a see-through dress over a bodysuit. With all the flowery tones, it is perfect for all skin tones.
This soothing, cooling shade was the sweetest color of the season. A deep purple most readily worn in elegant dresses, this shade was diversified by the designers who made use of it in oversized chic suits. The fashion lines were filled with grape compote oversized blazers, draping dresses, and off-shoulders.
Baby pink of the season, this color brings out the delicacy and the feminine side of all things. Conceived as a sweet and innocent color, designers turned the color around to make some very exciting dress designs. The summer fashion lines included a blossom pink pleated dress with berths for a little drama, suits with high-waisted paper bag trousers and an oversized blazer over sexy swimsuit tops.
If you are a fan of hinting a little yellow in your lives, this shade of yellow is the of the shades I have ever seen. A staple of color palettes, this mellow yellow is a creamy yellow shade that is the perfect choice under a scorching sun because of its cooling effect. It was incorporated on the stage in the form of mini dresses made with breathable knitted wool, suits, and tulle skirts with boots.
Get the fierce soldier to look with this chive color this season. A subtle but deep green shade, this shade was the star in streetwear type clothes like the skirt and jacket combination.
Blues were the leading shades in this summer fashion show line. A true and deep blue, this sapphire gemstone shade provided you with immense coolness and elegance. Designers passionately used this color in evening wear creations, fitted bodices, and outgoing skirts. Prada made a statement look out of this with a Classic Blue suit styled with a hat and black boots.
A neutral with the slightest shade of grey mixed, this shade ruled among the neutrals in, especially in palettes. An alternate to the stark white, this shade of grey works best in any way you style it. It can be both fierce and soft with its neutral tone. The designers considered it a show opener when the shade was used in an oversized cheongsam and flowy dresses.
No matter how many times you wear this color, it never fulfills your heart enough to stop. This khaki shade was perfect for trench coats and exciting hippie dresses. Additionally, this tan-brown was featured by Dior as a full feathered gown along with jackets and shorts. It was also incorporated in voluminous dresses that gave them a retro vibe.
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Black Radiance True Complexion Creme Contour Palette
This contour palette can become the sculpting master for you. With its highly pigmented and bendable creams, shape your face to perfection while flaunting your best features. Palettes like this can get those contoured features without having to splurge at a salon. Use the palette to emphasize or conceal parts of the nose and jaw. Oil-free yet creamy, the palette gives high coverage without exposing fine lines and pores. You can create the perfect foundation, highlighter, and bronzer for your needs with this palette.
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e.l.f. Blush Palette, Dark
Blend in all or use solo these four exciting and fun blush shades to achieve that dewy summer look. These shades in palettes like this stick to the skin for as long as you like and are smudge-free. Customize your shade depending on where you are going or what you are wearing and add color to your cheeks. Apply the blush with a blush brush or your fingertips to the apples of your cheeks and blend out extreme ends by moving it in circular motions. Making it even better, these blush shades can also be used as eyeshadow powders.
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Wet n Wild Color Icon Eyeshadow Palette
The 10-pan palette has all the bold, neutral, and feminine colors for you to choose from four exciting and versatile pans. Its ten shades are all must-haves for every look. Get the salon look with these highly pigmented shades. Glam up and look alluring with sparkly eyes ready to flatter anyone. They will last all day and night so you can work and party at the same time. It has a formula that is extremely butter-like that blends quickly. It can be used wet or dry. The palette ranges from the glitters to the mattes, everything for a pampered look.
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Inspired from the essentials that makeup artists have, get the full nude range in this palette. The palette features ten shades that are highly pigmented are have a range of the most beautiful shades for all skin tones from shimmery to matte to metallic. To make it even better, the palette includes professional makeup looks with step by step guidelines and live tutorials. It also contains an applicator brush and mirror for a quick day.
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Physicians Formula Shimmer Strips Custom All-in-1
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LA Girl Inspiring Brow Palette, Light & Bright –
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SENNA Pigment Palette – Earth
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