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Pastels can be tricky. They don't always work for your skin tone, and they definitely don't work in every season — but lilac is different.
This pale purple hue looks good on virtually any skin tone at any time of year. What's not to love?!
Flounce Sleeve Top, $30, H&M
The delicate silhouette of this top is the perfect complement to the delicate shade of purple!
Sheer We Go Chiffon Trench Jacket, $39, Go Jane
This jacket is a great layering piece and a great transitional piece from summer to fall.
Cold Shoulder Flutter Sleeve Top, $45, Eloquii
This pale hue looks great with the cold-shoulder trend, and the flutter sleeves on this shirt in particular add a feminine touch.
If you're not into donning too much color in your ensemble, try something a little subtler with a lilac-hued accessory! The pieces below offer a pop of color that will match just about anything in your closet.
Nars Nail Polish in Kalymnos, $20, Nars
Elena Heeled Sandal in Lilac, $40, Just Fab
Canvas Slip-On Shoes in Light Purple, $15, H&M
Ella Lilac Oversized Round Sunglasses, $14, Pretty Little Thing
Pink Sunglasses with Lilac Lenses, JC Penney
Lilac Backpack, $30, Pacsun
Faux Suede Trapunto Stitch Cross Body Saddle Bag, $40, Express
Lilac Snakeskin Clutch, $27, Pretty Little Thing
So go ahead and try a pastel for once! With this on-trend color, you definitely won't regret it.