Many people asked to see more groupings of accessories- including a scarf and a cardigan – in order to better understand the possibilities inherent in this idea. When I choose these accessories, I don’t necessarily match the colors exactly, or make sure that everything has a “theme” to it (like flowers, or dots, or stripes). I’m going more for an elusive sensibility – the idea that all of these things could easily belong to the same woman. To me, that seems like the most logical criteria of all for assembling any wardrobe, or a wardrobe of accessories.
I always feel that thinking of accessories and accent colors as family members makes it easier for me to focus on a particular color or theme…