Olive, The Queen of Autumn Neutrals

Why I'm Never Going to Stop Wearing Olive
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Why I'm Never Going to Stop Wearing Olive

Olive is the queen of autumn neutrals. Time and again, I’m drawn to this classic shade. I’ll never quit wearing it, and I’m about to tell you why.

First and foremost, olive falls into both the warm and cool tones, making it the ultimate color to wear on any occasion. Whether you’re hoping to style it with comforting browns, or icy grays, it will blend brilliantly. It works on a plethora of skin tones (dare I say all of them?) and highlights just as many hair colors. Personally, I don’t think it would even be possible to let an autumn season pass without purchasing something in the color olive!

Funny story: less than a year into dating my fiancé, he told me that he wasn’t a big fan of olive. Of course, at the time, I was in that “do all the things to make him like me” phase – and I still scoffed and said, “well, too bad! I love wearing olive!” He laughed and let me know he loved my confidence. Later on in our relationship, he brought to my attention that he’d come to really like when I wore olive. According to him, it looked good with my red hair and brought color to my cheeks (duh – this is why I wear it)! 😉

Outfit Details // similar top | pants | booties | similar necklace | earrings c/o Sugarfix | similar bag

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Were you wanting more reasons why I’ll never quit olive?

I guess I could stand to give you a few extra points. If you’ve been reading She Saw Style for any period of time, you’re already quite aware of my interest in all things versatile. I’ve found that olive is such a classic – and classy – color, that most of the clothing I’ve ever owned in the shade can be worn dressed up or down. Whether you’re opting for a cardigan or a camisole, a pair of booties or some stilettos, you’ll find that olive can effortlessly transition from day-to-night or anything in between.

Gosh, after all this talk of olive, I’m thinking I may need to add more into my autumn wardrobe aside from just this cute, cropped blouse. Head’s up: I received this top from Westmoon LA, and while I’d love to provide a shoppable link for you, they’re still working on their online store! I’ll keep you updated as I receive further details, so you can get your hands on it too!

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You knew it was coming at some point. Here’s the pun: olive ya’ll so dang much. Have a good weekend! 😂

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Why I'm Never Going to Stop Wearing Olive

Outfit Details // similar top | pants | booties | similar necklace | earrings c/o Sugarfix | similar bag

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17 Comments

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    Nataly
    October 12, 2018 at 2:01 PM

    I need to add more olive to my closet! This is such a cute color on you!

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    Danielle
    October 12, 2018 at 4:02 PM

    You really do wear the color so well! It’s never been a personal favorite of mine, but I’m finding myself more drawn to it this season! Love, love the style of your top!

    xx, Danielle

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    Ro
    October 12, 2018 at 10:56 PM

    I love this outfit and I also love the color olive! I feel like it’s flattering on everyone! Actually one of my favorite items I own is an olive wool coat!

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    Lily
    October 12, 2018 at 11:59 PM

    Olive is one of my favorite colors. It looks SO good on almost all skin tones. I used to not be a fan of it, but slowly started to love it. You look so cute!

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    Kileen
    October 13, 2018 at 1:39 AM

    Olive is definitely one of my favorites!! Love this color on you too, such a great color for Fall especially!!

    Kileen
    cute & little

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    Lecy | A Simpler Grace
    October 13, 2018 at 2:00 AM

    I love wearing olive! It’s the only shade of green that looks good on my skin tone. I love this look!

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    Yolanda
    October 13, 2018 at 10:18 AM

    I’m also someone who LOVES olive and I actually wear it all the time – in the summer too. Your top is so lovely by the way. I just love the cut of it. It’s so unique!

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    Alix Maza
    October 13, 2018 at 11:58 AM

    OLIVE that pun! Olive green is perfect for fall.

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    Helen
    October 13, 2018 at 8:31 PM

    I love wearing Olive! This top is so so cute and you look gorgeous!

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    Rachel
    October 14, 2018 at 3:39 PM

    That Olive colour is perfection with your pretty red hair too!

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    Laura || Walking in Memphis in High Heels
    October 14, 2018 at 6:45 PM

    Olive really is a beautiful color on you! I do like how versatile it is, but it’s a great color for fall!

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    Jasmine Vargas
    October 15, 2018 at 8:21 AM

    Olive is by far one of my favorite colors to wear in the fall. It just goes perfectly with this time of the year.

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    Deborah
    October 15, 2018 at 11:05 AM

    Olive is a fall neutral, I’m convinced! I really love the feminine style of your top!

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    Taylor Mobley
    October 15, 2018 at 12:57 PM

    This color looks amazing on you – so I can see why it is your favorite!

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    Tara Fuller
    October 15, 2018 at 10:27 PM

    olive is one of my fall favorites – it looks good in so many different clothing options!

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    Greta
    October 15, 2018 at 11:13 PM

    Olive is one of those colors that looks good on anyone. I love it with your hair color and skin tone!

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    Bree | BreeAtLast.com
    October 19, 2018 at 12:12 AM

    Whew!! I’m so glad your man came to his senses!! I was worried for a sec;) This is def one of my favorite colors too….I mean, you can never have too many olive utility jackets, right (asking for a friend)?? They really do go with everything, and they’re appropriate year-round, so it only makes sense to have multiples;)

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