Knee-deep in Dazzling Blue

Pause. Rewind. Play. Spring into Celosia Orange.

Pause. Fast Forward. Play. Emerge knee-deep in Dazzling Blue.

Although Celosia Orange is here to stay, complement the bold and shocking hue with deep Dazzling Blue. Such saturated blue hues practically drip color and create a vivacious vibe accented in a less daring way. Whether you are rich or poor, young or old, slim or curvy, the contrasting colors easily lend consumers and designers alike a world of options.

You’re searching for a classic, jaw-dropping dress? What a surprise! Check out Dainty Hooligan’s Royal Blue Crochet Maxi Dress — the perfect example of business in the front and party in the back.

Imagine the spaghetti straps resting at the shoulders and gracefully shifting to a v-neck embroidered with royal blue crochet. As the top comes to an end, the mushroom pleated skirt casually bunches at the waist and drapes down to the floor. The back, on the other hand, reveals bare skin.

Intrigued, but not quite your style? Perhaps a bohemian chic dress will do the trick as Hermant and Nandita perfectly blend the opulence and richness of Indian tradition in Anthropologie’s Sunchart Peplum Dress.

This show-stopping pencil dress incorporates contemporary, understated cuts with a flattering peplum and bejeweled neckline. For maximum impact, pair the dress with strappy sandals and bangles galore.

Still not sold? Embrace the nautical nonsense and wear Dainty Hooligan’s Royal Blue Diamond Knit 3/4 Sleeve Top while sailing massive bodies of water. Imagine the sunny sky shining on your bronzed skin and the light breeze blowing through your hair. The thick horizontal stripe and enlarged overlapping diamond pattern is bound to turn heads. Not to mention, the lightweight shirt will resemble the water’s rippling currents.

Wearing this alluring color on the beach will certainly remind people of Titanic’s “Heart of the Ocean.”

Although Dazzling Blue is bold and bright, the hue sparkles a modest, classic style. Remember, ladies, darker hues slim a figure, and this color in particular will allow the admirer’s eye to instantly settle and absorb the richness.

Whether you’re vacationing in warm climates or residing north, this hue anchors every delivery and looks remarkable on anyone. When wearing this alluring color, think tribal cultures from South America to Africa to the Caribbean. For utmost effects, pair the tint with Cayenne.

If you prefer neutrals, combine Dazzling Blue with Freesia and Sand to achieve a 1930s archaeological dig in Mesopotamia look. The three shades evoke a feeling of earth and sand while juxtaposed with bright, saturated colors like Indigo and Tangerine. In fact, many historians believe the arrangement of colors once covered the Assyrian sculptures before time withered the pigments away.

Now take this inspiration and make it your own with Dazzling Blue.