One of my favorite color combinations for the holiday season is Red and Gold. Both colors provide an element of luxe. Whether you stick with metallics or go with sequins red and gold will definitely make you the center of attention. For this installment of the Luxe List I was inspired by a particular pair of Charlotte Olympia pumps

Charlotte Olympia Jingle Bell Dolly velvet platform pumps


Check out the bells. I mean I can see myself jingling at any party lol. So here are a few items to inspire your red and gold holiday.

Luxe List Red and Gold Holiday

This years “IT” color is green according to Pantone and celebs like Gabby Douglas, Jessica White, and Solange have taken note. Check out some great pieces under $50 that feature this vibrant and mood changing color.

 Pictures65When it comes to your mood here are the benefits of wearing green

Currently the most popular decorating color, green symbolizes nature. It is the easiest color on the eye and can improve vision. It is a calming, refreshing color. People waiting to appear on TV sit in “green rooms” to relax. Hospitals often use green because it relaxes patients. Brides in the Middle Ages wore green to symbolize fertility. Dark green is masculine, conservative, and implies wealth. However, seamstresses often refuse to use green thread on the eve of a fashion show for fear it will bring bad luck.
Source: Color Psychology

So check out some amazing pieces below

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We love or blacks, whites, nudes, and tans as neutrals but have you ever stopped to consider a new addition to the family? I’m talking about rose gold. It’s not something that is just for jewelry anymore. Designers are taking this color and creating beautiful designs for all types of shoes and apparel. This color can be paired with other neutrals like whites, bold colors like turquoise, or even muted pastels. And let’s not forget the great pairing it would make with a spring floral. Take a look at some great options to add to your wardrobe.

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*Cues Trinidad James All Gold Everything “Gold all in my chain. Gold all in my ring. Gold all in my watch. Don’t believe me just watch.” This song has been in my head for quite some time now. I can’t explain why, maybe it is the beat, but the lyrics are pretty catchy as well. So for this color coded post is inspired by the luxurious color gold. Gold is a great color to wear, but can be a little tricky. I’ve selected great pieces $150 or less that you can incorporate in to your wardrobe. We have everything from gold metallic pants to bracelets, so now is the time to indulge in this luxury.

Hey my loves!

I was browsing Essence.com and came across two photos. One of our First Lady Michelle Obama and Selita Ebanks. Both were wearing the illustrious color Royal Blue.

Now I am partial to the color because of the greatest sorority ever, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. I also like the color because of it’s meaning. The color blue is often associated with depression, but it also means peace, loyalty, confidence, and harmony.

So here are a few picks that will have you looking and feeling confident in royal blue!