Strap yourself in: This new It colour is not for the faint of heart. Just as it gets grey and gloomy outside, yellow hues are here to lift us all up. As a shade we're not terribly confident with, when we saw this trend on the A/W 18 runways, it instantly caught our eye. There were two different stand out shades that stood out—namely, mustards and sorbet brights—and they both define two different styles of dressing.
Roksanda's effortlessly sophisticated woman opted for can't-miss brights when it came to her canary-yellow boots and top-handle bags. Not for the shy, this shade represents a colour-happy individual; we're dying to clash it with other warm wintery brights. On the other end of the scale, Isabel Marant's thigh-high mustard cowboy boots dominated the designer's A/W 18 runway show, which was otherwise a fairly muted palette of grey, beige and burgundy.
If you're like me and often stick to a natural palette, it was the push we needed to want to reach for a yellow accessory and proof that it looks oh so 2018.
From By Far's mustard-croc shoulder-strap bag to Stella McCartney's Eclypse sneakers, it's clear that bags and shoes dominate for this trending colour. However, we've discovered that vibrant belts, sunglasses and even scarves exist, too, from Off-Whites logo mania scarf to Topshop's bungee cord belt. There's nothing happier than a yellow accessory. Fact. So here are our favourites…