How to Wear Black in Spring

Hi Everyone,

Currently sitting in Lugano soaking up as much sun as possible before heading back to cold Zurich…

If you’ve read my previous post you’ll know that black is going to be a really hot topic this coming Summer. There I mention that when wearing black in Summer you should wear all black including black accessories.

Wearing black in Spring is however quite a different story. Most of us have been wearing dark colours throughout Winter. Once Spring starts showing it’s face we can not wait for some colour.

Keep reading for tips on how to wear black in Spring.


How to Wear Black in Spring

How to Wear Black in Spring

Despite our urge for colour in Spring, wearing black can still look fabulous.  The main trick is to be sure to team your black with coloured accessories.

How to Wear Black in Spring

Whatever you do, refrain from wearing black stockings with your black in Spring. This is when it’s time to invest in good quality sheer nude stockings, colourful pumps and matching scarves and bags.

How to Wear Black in Spring

I’ve opted for pink in todays outfit as it really is one of my favourite colours, but a bright turquoise blue, pretty yellow or delicate mauve are also good options for teaming up with black.

How to Wear Black in Spring

Todays dress is a coat dress from a relatively new, online based fashion label Manyara.

The perfect place for a number of pretty timeless little black dresses. Also a good place to find good quality, reasonably priced, comfortable corporate staples.

How to Wear Black in Spring

Do check out the Manyara online store for more styles including statement pencil skirts, midi dresses and more to round of the collection.

How to Wear Black in Spring

Pink Accessories Tips:

Current pink bag love, Valentino – available here

Current pink shoes love, Valentino – available here

Current pink scarf love – available here

Pink glasses on my current shopping list, Celine – available here



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Hi! I’m Yvonne, a 40 something (wink) Kiwi, living in Zurich. I love fashion, travel, shopping and food – believing chocolate will cure almost anything!

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  1. very nice thank you dear Yvonne for your blog it gives my always very good advice and looks absolutely beautiful

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