A fresh update to black is: BLUE. This season, fashionable shades range from a vibrant blue to a rich navy. Play up the color in shiny patent leather, ultra smooth suede or warm wool.
COBALT: Stash the classic black pumps in the closet for a while. Colin Stuart for Victoria Secret's Catalogue/$49 @ victoriassecret.com.
MIDNIGHT: Convertible drawstring hobo bag in blue suede. Zippered top with interior, wall and cell phone pockets. Sorial "Tanya" Suede Drawstring Hobo/$188 @ nordstrom.com.
INDIGO: Military inspired navy button-up coat is an easy-to-wear fall cover up. See By Chloe Wool Blend Coat/$995 @ net-a-porter.com. Whether you wrap it up or belt it out, you should try this "cool" color.