COOLER TONES >
Cooler color tones have a blue base (undertone)
'SUMMER' colors: are softer versions of Winter Colors. Both Summer and Winter colors are blue based. They have no orange like the Spring and Autumn Colors. Cool Rose Brown cool taupe, cool stone, soft milk white are fine.
Summers Look good in soft magentas, pastel pink, cool grays, powdered soft aquas and blues, lavenders, grayed violet, spruce to pastel mint green. Element is Water! Usually mutable and gentle, a Summer can also be indecisive. Summer styles are less rigid, soft tailoring, soft fabrics and prints feminine florals, classic blue jeans in soft casual denim and cottons.
'WINTERS look best in colors with coolest blue and blue violet undertones. blue-white, deep navy, dark forest green, intense blue-violet , rich crimson red, blackberry, bosenberry, royal blue, deep purple, orchid, intense fuchsia. Silver, platinum white diamond, white pearls, high contrasts like Black & White. Element is Earth! Naturally authoritative, Winters can appear aloof or remote at times. Style is tailored, simple lines, sophisticated/ bold rather than fussy or dainty.