Posts tagged "ombre"

Shop The Trend: Ombre

Meaning "shaded" in French, ombre basically describes color graduated in tone from dark to light or vice versa. And ombre is everywhere this season, from coats and sweaters to dresses and accessories. Here are some of our fave ombre pieces...

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 8, 2013

OMG I Love Your Hair: Splashlights Are Totally The New Ombre

Hot new hair color trend: "splashlights," which colorist Aura Friedman describes as giving "the effect that a laser beam is hitting your hair at a certain spot." The lighter color is applied to a horizontal section of hair all the way around and, best of all, I figure out that this is kind of like…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 6, 2013

Love It Or Leave It: Ombre Lips

One of the biggest trends in makeup application right now is ombre lips, in which lipstick is applied so that the color goes from dark to light, just as ombre hair is dark at the roots and light at the ends. Clicking around the web, it's clear that people are wearing ombre lips in a…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 12, 2012

Get Nailed With Miss Pop: How To Get Neon Ombre Nails

I just got my polished paws on Deborah Lippmann’s  Run The World (Girls) summer mini set. With this many hawt neon shades at my fingertips, I just had to take ‘em for a spin with an ombré fade. It’s a look right off the Spring 2012 runway. But the best part is, it’s an easy…

By: Simcha / June 14, 2012

Weekend Project: DIY Dip-Dyed Denim

We love the look of ombre anything, and these denim cutoffs are no exception. Want to customize a pair of your own this weekend? It's super easy--all you need is RIT dye and a bucket (or a sink, or an empty potato salad container, or whatever). We think a lighter colored denim would look amazing…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 9, 2012

What Do You Think Of Ombre Hair?

Photographer Tommy Ton snapped this photo of stylist and Dazed fashion editor Katie Shillingford, who's in Paris for Fashion Week. She certainly took Drew Barrymore's light-roots-dark-ends style to a whole 'nother level with this ombre dye job. Perhaps this is going to be the next big thing in hair, kind of the opposite of frosted…

By: Catherine Strawn / October 5, 2009

Fashion Slideshow: Ombré Clothing And Accessories

We've noticed Ombré fashion everywhere this season. Ombré is a French term meaning "shaded." Have you ever noticed a shirt or something else that gradiates from a light color to a darker color? Well that's ombré. Since wearing bands of color is difficult for some people, you can also find ombré accessories. Gloves, handbags and…

By: Annika Harris / October 31, 2008