The dark gray color I shared last time is not very attractive, but it is not easy to match taste. The details underlying selection of individual products are very specific.
The gray color mentioned today is also often found in men's wardrobe. We usually call it "full grey". Advanced, it is not possible to create a high-class feel with random phrases, for example, the phrase below does not have a high-class meaning.
There's nothing wrong with above gray top with black pants, white shoes, or black boots, but in general the right details are out of place, so it's hard to think luxury. (Any color can be improved with scientific matching) If you have any requirement for an image, you should read it.
Let's first deal with shades of gray that will be analyzed today. From left to right in image above, there are Ice Grey, Light Grey, Medium Grey, and Charcoal Grey, with exception of Charcoal Gray at far right. three grays on left are colors we need to talk about today, why talk about them together? Since characteristics of three shades of gray are same, this means that a matching scheme that can be mapped to one of shades of gray can also be applied to other two shades of gray.
Despite fact that these three shades of gray are very common in everyday life, there are not many that are really suitable (by temperament). Around only 50% of Chinese men suit gray, so first >need to clarify Is gray right for you and how to combine it to make it more vibrant?
It's not easy to get color right. You must first understand it before you can control it. Let me take light gray as an example, to conduct a case study to understand characteristics of gray (Why do you need to understand characteristics? What characteristics? After reading, I understand.) Combined with characteristics of gray, according to requirements of workplace and 2 occasions rest, we can match 6 sets to analyze matching ideas. In middle, there are also examples of colors that are most inappropriate to pair with gray to avoid pitfalls for everyone.
Main content of this article:
1: Light gray color
2. How to combine gray rationality in workplace to look advanced?
3. How to combine gray fashion and cheerfulness in everyday life?1: You know light gray?
The gray color gives people an elegant and discreet emotional experience, and at same time gives people a psychological feeling of calmness, depression and even despair. These perceptual characteristics help us express emotions, but they are not enough for a good match, it is also necessary to analyze its objective characteristics .
In order to understand objective characteristics of gray, it is necessary to understand concept of hue. What is tint? What does this have to do with gray phrase?
For example: every color in Morandi's familiar color system (whether red, green, blue, beige, white or coffee) tends to be soft and elegant, as if overlaid with a layer of grey. Each color has a soft tone characteristic.
Because of uniformity of tone, any two colors of Morandi color system can theoretically be combined with each other, naturally harmonious and of high quality.
Output. Unity of tone essentially solves problem of matching colors.
A total of 6 color tones, namely: dark tones, light tones, pure tones, soft tones, warm tones and cool tones. (Strictly speaking, there are 12 types, and main concepts will be popularized first)
Do you now understand that in order to go well with gray, you must first understand what shade of gray it is?
Gray has light tones, cool tones, pure tones and soft tones, meaning only a color that combines with these four tones can be harmonious and aesthetically pleasing.
By way, you only need to know shades of gray. As to why these 4 features include more concepts, I will share them separately later. If you are interested, please pay attention first.
Another example of a colour most unsuitable for pairing with gray: light gray POLO shirt in picture above is Morandi color , characteristic features of a soft tone, while as brown is characterized by warm tones, not in one tone, and tones are not uniform, so it is inappropriate with brown trousers!
Hue merging is basic theory of color matching, if you feel a little bit, you should read following matching.2. How to combine gray rationality in workplace to look advanced?
Workplace combination 1: gray with light grey-green
Light gray (light gray and medium gray allowed) combined with light gray green. The overall tone is light and soft. This tone serves as a guideline for selection, other items should be soft and elegant, neither too heavy nor too heavy. too heavy Too warm.
Flesh colored casual leather shoes, a gray belt and a blue dial unite overall tone in light or soft tones, so overall look is elegant, casual and upscale. at same time, he does not lose rigor of workplace.
If you are a person with light or soft tones, this combination is highly recommended. If you are a person with other tones, this combination will make people look blue and gray and have no energy. (Behind color cast of people there are related links)
Workplace combination 2: gray and blue
The combination of gray and royal blue suits a wider range, including light tones, soft tones, clean tones and cool tones.
People with warm tones should not try it, they will look sickly and become "greasy men" in seconds.
Workplace combination 3: light gray with charcoal gray
Light gray and medium gray overall look understated and elegant. The dark gray belt adds layering to gray but is too boring so I chose a wine color for leather shoes which increases ambiguity of color, overall tone is even and it doesn't look harsh, and socks and watches echo each other to boost vitality.
In general, it suits people with light, soft and cool tones.3. How to combine gray fashion and cheerfulness in everyday life?
Conversation for everyday use 1:
At workplace, everyday clothes do not have to be strict! You can afford more! It's more relaxed and nice, you can look at some of colors!
Gray and green are good for everyday occasions. I opted for casual shorts in apple green. The general view becomes clear and clean. It is suitable for neutral and light colors. It can be combined with a gray-green color. matching shoes and socks to echo main body. The leisure bag adds blue elements, and addition of green and blue makes gray without feeling calm and depressed.
Everyday phrase 2:
Purple is a very good color, very easy to pick up and picky. It becomes more emotional in combination with gray, and it is no longer a boring feeling of gray and black. Shoes and casual bags opt for multi-coloured splicing elements that add lively fireworks to desolate greyness. Although there are many colors of shoes and bags, they are generally clean and distinct. Both gray and purple have characteristics of pure tones, so they will not be chaotic and disorderly.
When choosing each element, consider whether it matches overall tone. Understanding each color tone requires a process. If you find it valuable, take note first! The more you read, more you realize what a big deal!
Conversation on occasion 3:
Gray and pink are a particularly brilliant combination. I chose light pink shorts, which generally match characteristics of light tones. Only when color is unified can there be a visual sense of a high level.
You can also choose soft and elegant soft pink or pure and pure pink with mesh, and selected elements should be adjusted accordingly according to color characteristics. Do you have ideas for color matching?
Extended gray is not a color that is high quality on its own, but that overall effect created by combination is high quality. The key is to feel and at same time find tone of person. is basis of wearing right clothes.
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