Fashion Matching – What colour combinations go together

Tone on tone

A monochrome look will always look a little pale. So you venture out to confident colours! However, what nuances harmonize really well together and what colour combinations should be avoided? With us, you will learn what colours suit your skin complexion and how you can bring them to the original application. In addition, which accessories and shoes can be customized to the look colour?

One must only relate to the so-called ‘harmonious colour wheel’ and then put either in contrast or in a gentle gradations. The harmonious colour circle represents the different natural shades of colour and consists of twelve colours. The three primary colours of yellow, blue and red give each of two of these colours by mixing the secondary colours green, orange and violet. This are the colour circle design one primary and one secondary colour next to each other: yellow-orange, red-orange, red-violet, blue-violet, blue-green and yellow-green.

From the mixture of adjacent primary and secondary colours in turn results in the six chromatic gradations. When colour contrast two are combined in harmonic or chromatic colour wheel opposite colours. For colour, grading, similar shades are associated with each other, e.g. Beige and ecru.

The basic rules

• The silhouette is to be awarded an advantageous line thanks to the right colour choice. In general, one assumes a dominant colour that accompany other subtle shades and bring to bear.
• Avoid it to carry more than 3 different colours in order to avoid a chaotic involuntarily hippie touch or clown effect.
• An additional complementary colour can moderate the effect of other distinctive colour.
• Black and white are not considered colours. In the pure state, they are rarely found in nature. They can therefore be very easy to combine with other colours.
• Also, the neutral grey colour blends with many colours.
• Pull the lower part of the body before getting darker colours: Bright colours tend to apply it and to make “thick”.
• Lively, bright or even loud colours are suitable for the upper body. You brighten the outfit and let shine the face.

Fashion functional clothing – materials

One of the most famous is Gore-Tex materials, which is used by many brands of sportswear and fashion industries. It makes the clothing that you wearing, durable waterproof, windproof and breathable.

To achieve the best possible function depending on physical activity, different from Gore-Tex product classes are offered, which are differentiated also signposted on the hangtags of clothing. An example is Gore-Tex soft shell. It is used for outdoor clothing and guarantees, among other things on the slopes or mountain climbing maximum freedom of movement at a comfortable temperature. It makes the garment permanently waterproof so that you are adequately protected even in rain or snow. In addition, the clothing is windproof, yet still breathable, which ensures a perfect moisture transfer.

So long as you have something on your “Gore-Tex soft shell” clothing, this should be washed at 40 ° C and then rinsed enough.
Tip: Tumble dry at warm temperature

The heat affects positively after washing the clothing, because so the water-repellent impregnation is reactivated. Then iron the garment only when it is completely dry and always at the steam ironing a cloth between the garment and the iron set. In addition, the Sympatex membrane is used by many brands to lard the clothing with functional properties. Due to its extra durability and long-term function, Sympatex is used for textiles, which are designed for sports such as running, skiing or biking.

Thanks to the Sympatex clothing is wind and waterproof and extremely lightweight, which is an optimized comfort. The material is breathable and has a climate-regulating effect. Freedom of movement is determined by the extreme elasticity of the material ensures this is 300% bi-stretch. It is true that clothing with Sympatex easily be dry cleaned or washed at 40 ° C in the gentle cycle, but they should not be heavily spun. When washing mild detergent should be used, but no a fabric softener.


The material responds to changing temperatures and activities. As higher ambient temperatures or a higher body temperature causes more moisture, this is derived. However, if less heat and of moisture produced by the body, the water vapour permeability adapts flexibly and ensures an optimal air near the body. When washing the care instructions should be observed in the garment.

Fashion: High heels

Heels are a powerful symbol of femininity. They make your legs beautiful. What is the height and shape should you choose? In addition, how do you manage to strut on dizzyingly high heels without falling through life? We will tell you how you can master the fashionable topic.

Wear heels right

To be elegant with heels must walk skilfully use the feminine hips, as the top models on the catwalk? Practice makes perfect
Wear high heels at first only for short distances (at home or on the way to the bakery) to get used to the new feeling. It is not about to graduate with the high heels a marathon: you are on your heels feel comfortable to occur around confidently.

The correct height

For the back is the best heel height is at least 3 cm. 9 cm from the foot is arched, which inevitably leads to balance problems. Thus, the perfect heel is 5 to 6 cm.

Stability is everything

Try the shoe and walk a few steps, your foot should not tremble at the appearance. If you need to bend your knees when walking too much, the shoes are not suitable: Your gear looks rather cumbersome elegant. Choose a slightly square heel and a sole shape that provides a pleasant walk to the vault.


In your cosy sneakers, you only give to slip into super flat ballerinas. Beautiful. However, did you know that extremely flat soles are not so healthy? You can quickly lead to back problems than you think. This does not mean of course that you should now immediately grab to 8 cm high stilettos. Proceed systematically and first select highest sales of 6 cm. The noise level has grabbed you immediately. Then satisfy your sudden urge for size with platform heels that are more stable than wobbly stiletto heels.

The correct paragraph for each morphology

They are rather roundish

Choose high heels refine your silhouette. The frequent wearing heels will make your leg muscles a nice shape. Sexy legs without sports – what more could you want.

They are small

Choose comfortable heels, preferably with a fine platform Heel and sole at the toe, or strappy heels with square.