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Best Color Match - Shoes for a Gold Dress

best-color-match-shoes-for-a-gold-dressFashion Advice Regarding Fine Metals

Economics dictates that we think riche vogue.  It's not very often we get a chance to see a woman daring enough to wear a sexy simmering gold silver or chrome lame dress. So, if you do, do it right!  Shine. This meanstaking special care when choosing the accessories and the best color match shoes for a gold dress. Otherwise that elegant look that we're going for could either be overdone or under accentuated.

What is The Best Color Match Shoes For a Gold Dress

The color gold is a beautifully bright metallic color that says celebrate and goes well with any skin tone and is a great color to make most fashion ensembles stand out.  Gold and other metallic colors like silver and cooper are ideal colors for accessories, such as; shoes, belts, jewelry, buckles and buttons. Even an occasional stripe or patch of metallic color as an accessory can wake up any solid colored outfit and make it really stand out.

When used as the main color in an outfit, the tricky thing with the color gold is that it is not a transferable color. In other words it's not easily accessorized with other colors when it's the main color.  While gold dresses are elegant and sophisticated they can be overshadowed by the wrong color accessories, especially the wrong color purse or shoes.

Color's like black, Red, Blue, Green and White, in contrast, are easily transferable colors and work well as solid colors or accentuating colors.  A gold dress on the other hand is not as versatile and finding the best color match shoes for a gold dress can be quite perplexing yet critical to the dress.  Even with millions of fashion savvy people surfing the Internet it seems as if no one can truly pin point the ideal shoe color for a gold dress.

Alchemy of Going Gold

  • While metals go well with other metals some people think gold is the best shoe color for a gold dress, however, a gold dress with gold accessories may give off too much sparkle especially for sequines or metallic fabrics, which can down play the gold dress entirely, unless the shoe color is a softer or duller gold than the dress. Sliver and gold on the other hand offer an exquisite blend of metals that work well and don't give off too much metal sparkle.
  • Since gold is a natural metal it would only make sense that natural earth tone colors would be the best shoe color match for a gold dress. Colors like shades of brown, tan and cream are excellent colors for shoes and accessories that bring out a gold dress. These colors are background colors that allow the gold dress to stand in the foreground and be noticed. They are also called nude or skin tone colors.
  • When considering a dark color shoe match for a gold dresses make sure to bear in mind the royal aspect of wearing gold when making a shoe color or accessory color choice. Royal blues, emerald greens and ruby reds are great color choices for shoes or accessories because the gold glow from the dress will illuminate these colors nicely.  In other words these colors accentuate the gold dress rather than taking away from it.

Gold dresses are meant to capture attention regardless if they're sequined or solid fabrics. This means the dress is the center attraction, so the best color match shoes for a gold dress should not include defining colors like black or white. Despite the fact that everyone thinks black or white accessories match with any color, when matched with a gold dress the mixture can be a bit too much.

When three dominating colors such as white, black and gold are together, one color will overpower the others, making the gold dress look tacky instead of elegant. That is unless all three colors are worn at the same time and the other two colors are toned downed considerably in the distant background to allow the gold dress to stand out.  Keep some of these tips in mind, as always ask for a few second opinions from your friends and you should be as good as gold.