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You won't rue these hues
by Jennifer Dhanaraj

Colour is the new black.

Celebrities brightened up the red carpet at the Emmy Awards this year by wearing bold-coloured dresses that were as unpredictable and surprising as Two And A Half Men star Jon Cryer's Emmy win.

We show you how to have fun with vibrant hues.



Park Avenue Ghlisabag by Gherardini

Price: $2,970

If a bright outfit is too loud for the office, this leather bag could be enough to introduce a berry-tinged splash to your work life.

Available at Galleria Italiana at Orchard Central #02-28 and Tang + Co #02-12 at Paragon.



Magenta ribbed peplum skirt by Topshop

Price: $49

This cute skirt that follows the current peplum trend may not make your day better, but it will be brighter. You can pair it with a plain white top to really bring out the skirt's colour.

Available at all Topshop outlets.


Embellished silk habutai dress in jade by Zardoze

Price: $295

Dress to impress at cocktail events with this head-turning jade dress by newly-launched local label Zardoze. The embellished neckline makes the emerald colour pop.

Available at Robinsons Marina Bay Sands and Centrepoint.


Serendipity colour block shoes by New Look

Price: $69.90

These orange and fuschia shoes will brighten your outfit. But pair it with a more neutral outfit or you'll look like a walking Pantone colour chart.

Available at all New Look outlets.


Contrast lace-sleeved playsuit by Topshop

Price: $116

If you have the legs for it, you can wow the crowds on a night of club hopping with this romper. The lace sleeves and side cut-outs add an edge.

Available at all Topshop outlets.

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