One of our favourite style mavens is fond of declaring "leopard print is a neutral" and we couldn't agree more. When you expand your definition of what "goes with everything" beyond basic black, a whole world of colour opens up.
(Louise Et Cie loafer $175. Available in grey patent and black)
Browns range from camel to russet to chocolate and make an unexpected pop of red, yellow, or orange sing. Or blend it with plums and eggplants to add autumnal depth.
(Cougar "Kensington rubber boot $85, FLY LONDON lace up $350)
Green is the new grey, as in this toasty raincoat that will keep you warm and dry with an arresting dab of bright scarlet. Let it show off your wildest rainboots.
(Bos&Co WATERPROOF boot $225)
The Pacific coast rainforest offers up a year-round backdrop of deep greens, so why not take a cue from nature and add a spectrum of green to your wardrobe -- from deep evergreen to fresh olive. Green adds a richness of tone to your most luscious autumn colours, and draws out the depth in blacks and grays.
And if a little leopard puts the spring in your step, well, we're never going to say no to that!
The only difference between everybody and nobody is the shoes!