Khaki is one of the most popular not only in the collections of famous designers, but also in the wardrobe of many girls and women. With what to wear and how to combine this popular shade?
Translated from the Hindi Khaki language – “dusty” or “covered with dust”, this is a complex and diverse color, because it combines beige, olive, brown, green, gray, swamp, ashy tones.
Shades of Khaki
Due to the complexity of color, khaki has a large number of shades. Each of them is obtained due to the predominance of a certain color in the composition, but they all have a restrained and muffled tone.
Sand – gentle and soft, universal solution for any outfit.
Beige – has a brown undertone and will complement a safari outfit well.
Muted – neutral base tint.
Ashen – gray-brown, very calm color.
Sagebrush – the muffled shade has a greenish-brown sheen.
Swamp green – brown-golden hue is well suited brunettes.
Bronze – Closest to brown, but has a golden undertone.
Sage – the color of dry grass, warm and soft, suitable for creating different images.
Olive – It differs from the classic olive in a more muted brown tint.
Golden – The tan tone looks incredibly noble.
These are only basic shades, and in fact there are many more.
Who would suit hacks
Khaki color is very complex in nature and has an incredible amount of shades and every girl can choose the right one for herself.
- For girls with tsvetotipom “Autumn” – owners of red hairAll shades fit just perfectly. You can afford to dress this shade from head to toe – Total look – and it will perfectly shade the color of your hair.
- Blondes with tsvetotipom “Spring” (olive skin, green or brown eyes) – the most suitable tone, which is dominated by green or beige: sandy, beige, muffled, sage, wormwood, olive, etc.
- Dark-skinned brunettes can opt for saturated colors: marsh, bronze, ashen.
- Owners of pale skin and blond hair It is recommended not to use this color directly on the face, so that it does not enhance the pale skin tone. You can choose for yourself, for example, a skirt or pants + sweater or a white T-shirt. Parka or jacket fashionable tone, too, is suitable if you add to it a scarf gentle peach or beige.
Khaki in clothes – combination
Complicated and noble, this shade belongs to the natural and is associated with the color of the earth and withered grass. The most ideal combinations are created by nature itself and you can simply repeat them in your images.
And we start with the classic monochrome options.
Simple and spectacular combinations with white color always remain relevant. White gives the image with a dusty tint elegance and softness.
You can often find a combination of khaki and black in clothes. To make such an outfit look more interesting, it is better to choose lighter tones of this dusty hue.
+ Black and White
Someone will seem the previous combination is too monotonous and visually heavy. For them, we will advise to dilute the kit with a thing of white color and the image will instantly change.
Particularly well in this context look things with black and white patterns, for example, black and white stripe.
So that the set paired with gray does not look boring, it is recommended to combine with it more saturated and bright shades of khaki. You can dilute the outfit with a white or black thing or add a small bright accent (as for example in the photo on the right).
+ Blue (Blue)
Great images you get in a pair of blue or blue. Blue will soften and refresh your look with a khaki thing.
Bright denim blue “revive” the marsh even more. In such a duet, blue will look even brighter, and greenish brown – even more subdued and restrained.
In a pair to dark blue it is better to choose lighter and more saturated shades of khaki with yellow or greenish under tones.
+ Beige (Brown)
Soft natural combination is obtained in combination with these flowers. Beige looks great with lighter shades: ash, wormwood, sage.
Brown is best combined with more intense tones of khaki.
Such a palette can serve as the basis of the image in the style of military or safari.
One of the most successful combinations for our marsh can be considered options with bright warm colors.
Next to the yellow khaki instantly transformed. He is charged with warm and sunny mood of positive color, he gets a warm sound.
The light shades of yellow (lemon, wheat, fawn) and more saturated (mustard, amber, saffron) look good with greenish-brown.
To work fit set: skirt or khaki pants + a mustard blouse.
Casual set: wading trousers and jacket + lemon blouse.
Orange can be used as a color of a thing in a set with a protective shade or an accessory. In any case, the colors are perfectly combined with each other.
Even a small detail of red in a khaki outfit is enough to instantly attract attention.
You can create a beautiful accent in a marsh color outfit with red or smooth out the activity of red using a khaki thing, as shown in the photo.
Delicate light pink is best combined with light ash tones. This kit will look very feminine.
With bright saturated pink you can wear the same rich protective shades.
An option is suitable for work: light pink blouse + trousers or khaki pencil skirt + brown (beige) shoes with heels.
Deep rich burgundy pleases with rich colors and harmonizes perfectly with khaki. Marsala, eggplant, cherry and wine maroon tone emphasize the natural origin of the brown-green hue.