The colours to wear this autumn

Last updated 05:00 20/03/2013

Related Links

Dark times at Milan Fashion Week Photos: The best of Paris Fashion Week Best & worst dressed: March 15

Relevant offers


Candice Huffine: Why it's important for fashion to accept voluptuous women Sneakers are the new power shoes Elle Macpherson is back on the cover of Elle magazine but The Body isn't US man who complained about women wearing yoga pants says rant was 'a joke' Yoga pants do nothing for older women: Man receives death threats after editor's letter The week in celebrity Instagrams Get the look: Off-white Michelle Obama's state dinner looks are outrageously good This week we're obsessed with.... My Sunday routine: Mara Andrew of Rose & Thorne lingerie

The days are getting shorter and our cardigans are getting heavier (many fashion commentators say the cardigan's dead, but we'll never give ours up).

And yes, autumn's arrival does mean the dash from shower to towel is all-the-more-painful, but one good thing it heralds is the chance to invest in a few key wardrobe pieces. 

"Just as the leaves change in autumn, the consumer will enjoy the ability to change their 'look' and try a new approach to their wardrobe for brisk days ahead," said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Colour Institute, who have just released their key colours for fall fashion.

The Pantone colour reports have a huge influence over retailers, so click through the gallery above for the gorgeous jewel tones and classic shades that will be filtering down to New Zealand stores before you can say runway-to-reality. 

Ad Feedback

- Stuff


Special offers
Opinion poll

Who was your best dressed of the week?

Heidi Klum

Pia Miller

Hannah Tointon

Taylor Schilling

Tia Mowry

Charlotte Le Bon

The meh - Megan Fox

Vote Result

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content