Autumn is at the corner so it’s time for layers and wearing warmer clothes like sweaters or cardigans.
In this new series, Wardrobe Essentials, I introduce the most basic items that every successful wardrobe need. Key pieces are great for mix and match your outfits and always look chic and radiant.
For this first part, I show you a couple of neutral and basic color cardigans that suit not just for your Warm Spring or Warm Autumn seasonal palette but your romantic and natural style as well.
The colors are warm and medium toned but while the Spring shades are on the light side, the Autumn colors are deeper.


The recommended neutral and basic colors for Warm Spring and Warm Autumn women


The best neutral colors for Warm Springs are; ivory and cream, camel and chocolate brown, and navy.
Great basic colors for Warm Springs are for example; light olive green, coral, salmon, warm pinks, coral-red, turquoise, yellow.
The best neutral shades for Warm Autumns are; cream and ivory, camel, tan, ginger, and navy as well.
Great basic colors for Warm Autumns are for example; dark olive green, khaki, teal, cadmium red, orange, mustard yellow or sea blue.

Note: neutral colors typically include black, white, gray, navy and brown shades. The combination of these colors creates a sophisticated and polished look. However, neutrals look great with other colors as well.

Basic colors are mostly the shades of the main colors on the color wheel like yellow, orange, blue, green or red. If you want a colorful but minimalist wardrobe – choose a couple of basic shades so you can have always matching outfits.

Wardrobe Essential: Neutral and basic color cardigans for Warm Spring women by
First row: Vero Moda Women’s Ripa Long Sleeve Cardigan – Oatmeal // Soaked in Luxury Alpaca Blend Oversized Cardigan // NINEXIS Women’s Basic V-Neck Crew Neck Long Sleeve Button Down Cardigan // Splendid Micro Modal and Supima Cotton-blend Jersey Cardigan
Second row:
Madeline Cardigan, Pure Cashmere // Comme Des Garçons Girl Polka Dot Cardigan // Nice Things By Paloma S. Cardigan // M&Co Ribbed Waterfall Cardigan
Third row:
Damsel in a Dress Rosalba Cardigan // Max Mara Blanc Short Sleeve Chunky Cardigan with Belt // LE3NO Women’s Soft Knit Short Sleeve Open Front Bolero Cardigan


And what is the style of the Warm seasons?

The style of Springs is romantic that means a feminine and chic look while the style of Autumns is natural; a casual and comfortable way of clothing.
The mixture of these two characteristics creates a pretty and relaxed attire.
Wardrobe Essential: Neutral and basic color cardigans for Warm Autumn women by
First row: Women’s Barbour Hamerley Cardigan, Cream // Pure Collection Luna Cashmere Peplum Cardigan, Muscovado // Dorothy Perkins Toffee textured lace cardigan* // Tory Burch Wrap Cardigan
Second row: Muveil Shawl Lapel Knitted Cardigan // Simone Rocha Embellished Cardigan // Brakeburn Pocket Cardigan // Yumi Flower Printed Cardigan
Third row: Comme Des Garçons Comme Des Ruffled Cardigan // Karen Millen Floral Beaded Cardigan // Katrina Frill Short Sleeve Tie Up Cardigan

*similar item


Which is your favorite cardigan? Tell me in a comment.

Are you a Warm Spring or a Warm Autumn woman? Click on the label of your seasonal palette and check out more outfit ideas.
What does seasonal color analysis exactly means?
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You can also try my FREE Seasonal Color Palette Quiz or order a professional analysis in my shop.