Seen on runways and in the window displays of leading fashion brands for the spring/summer 2013 collections, black and white are the favourites this year. While the traditional pairing of black and white can get boring, style-setters are keeping this trend interesting by adding polka dots, block stripes, linear patterns and houndstooth, to give the stark combination a more playful, edgy feel.
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So, what make-up goes with simple monochrome? There really is no limit - it depends on the mood you want to convey. Introducing another colour will lessen the sleek, clean-cut impact, yet does not look out of place, as black and white virtually match everything.
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