The Queen of All Colors

THE QUEEN OF ALL COLORS the color harmony
Pierre-Auguste Renoir said that: “I’ve been 40 years discovering that the queen of all colors was black.” This saying has inspired me a lot.
After many years of trying different things, I have realized that black is always my favorite color. That’s why I have developed “Henri Matisse Rule”. There are famous people’s quotes about the color black. And I feel happy and excited because we have the same ideas.
“I’ve been 40 years discovering that the queen of all colors was black.” — Pierre-Auguste Renoir
“You can wear black at any time. You can wear it at any age. You may wear it for almost any occasion.” —  Christian Dior
“I work in three shades of black.” —  Rei Kawakubo
“I’ll stop wearing black when they invent a darker colour.” —  Wednesday Addams
“Black is the quintessence of simplicity and elegance.” —  Gianni Versace
“One is never over-dressed or underdressed with a Little Black Dress.” ― Karl Lagerfeld
“Women think of all colors except the absence of color. I have said that black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony.”― Coco Chanel
“Black is not sad. Bright colors are what depresses me. They’re so… empty. Black is poetic. How do you imagine a poet? In a bright yellow jacket? Probably not.”― Ann Demeulemeester
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How to Wear a Gray Blazer

 
 


Q: What would match a gray blazer?
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Both men and women can use these color combinations:
1.You can combine your blazer with its matching pants/skirt and a white shirt. This is a formal business suit with black tie and belt.
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Blazer                                 Shirt                             Pants


 
 

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Photo: Zara


You can wear a pair of black heels/ moccasins with this outfit.
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Photo: Zara


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A pair of sandals like this is also great to go with the combo.
 
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Photo: Zara


2.A white long or short sleeve T-shirt and navy pants / blue jeans/ denim shorts can go well with the gray blazer. Wear this outfit with black shoes.
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Blazer                             T-shirt                                  Pants/Jeans/Shorts


Note: You will look better if the inner top is a deep V-neck or round neck T-shirt.
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Photo: Zara


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3.If your blazer is dark gray, you can combine it with pastel pink top and black pants. The dark gray, pale pink, and black pairing is great here.
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Blazer                              T-shirt                               Pants


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Credit: SBS + Lee Min Ho


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