Gold—The Season's Hottest Commodity

Worn properly, the vivid shade is a great way to set yourself apart.

Tuesday, November 01, 2011

A look from Bottega Veneta's fall/winter 2011 collection.
Photo: Maria Valentino/MCV Photo.

Three Golden Rules:

1. A little goes a long way, so wear only one gold piece (whether it's a jacket, socks, or trousers) per outfit.

2. Unless you're trying to look like a dandy, pair it with neutral shades like white, gray, and navy.

3. In addition to wearing the color as a solid, try it in patterns—like a blue-and-gold-striped university scarf.

Cardigan

A black tee will help counter the brightness of a gold sweater.

Gant Rugger ($145)

Styling by Mariana Vera at Ba-Reps.com.
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