Yes You Can Wear Navy and Black Together

How To Wear A Tunic Sweater
By Jess
28 Sep 2016

Jess Kirby wears navy and black in a Shoshanna midi dress and Sam Edelman booties

Shoshanna Midi Dress c/o / Ann Taylor Sweater Vest (40% off w/ code ANN40) / Sam Edelman Ankle Boots / Brahmin Bag / Capwell Necklace / Watch

Mixing it up for a change in a midi dress from one of my favorites, Shoshanna. When I put this outfit on Craig looked at me and said “black and blue together, really?” I thought it was kind of funny that he thought of that as a faux pas. I was under the impression that everyone knew you can wear navy and black together. I don’t wear a ton of black but it’s such an easy color to have in your wardrobe because it can go with so many things. The subtle contrast of navy and black together is sophisticated and chic, and both colors are for the most part universally flattering. What do you think about navy and black together? Chic or no?

Navy + Black Pieces to Wear Together

Jess Kirby styles a Capwell choker necklace for fallJess Kirby wears the Shoshanna Camile Midi Dress and ankle bootiesJess Kirby styles navy and black together in Shosanna and Sam EdelmanJess Kirby styles the Brahmin southcoast bucket bagJess Kirby wears an Ann Taylor sleeveless sweater vest and midi dress

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6 Comments

  1. Natali wrote:

    Looking so beautiful in this boho outfit and yes, black and navy do combine well.

    http://lartoffashion.com

    9.28.16 | Reply
  2. Caitlin wrote:

    I love this color combo! Great outfit, your watch is fantastic!
    xo, Caitlin
    http://thesolcompass.com

    9.28.16 | Reply
  3. Love that dress!!! And I agree, when done correctly you can totally wear navy and black!! (Sometimes it doesn’t work though, haha)
    http://www.closet-fashionista.com/

    9.28.16 | Reply
  4. lottie wrote:

    help! I’m seeing white and gold!

    no I’m kidding. lovely blue! It really suits you!
    lottie

    9.28.16 | Reply
  5. Tiphaine wrote:

    love the look!! 🙂

    x tiphaine
    http://www.tiphainemarie.com

    9.29.16 | Reply
  6. Rachel wrote:

    Love that dress! And your booties are too cute. I love mixing black and navy!

    xoxo
    Rachel
    http://thetrendytomboy.com/

    9.30.16 | Reply

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