As we all remember from grade school art class, primary colors red, blue and yellow can be combined to create any color in the universe. But this season, designers decided to keep their mixing palettes at bay and let the originals shine. Saturated, true hues were seen on not a few runways and provided a nice respite from the typical earth tones and neutrals that usually rule fall. Take a color trip and check out some of these vibrant looks.
A contributing writer to theFashionSpot, Marisa has penned articles and features in over a dozen online and print publications. She's worked as fashion critic and creative director for papierdoll.com, been the managing editor for Caribbean-based Ocean Style Magazine, and worked with Set Magazine, a luxury lifestyle magazine based in Zurich, as a contributing editor. She splits her time between New York, Los Angeles and her hometown as a freelance fashion and cultural copywriter, editor and journalist. You can find out more at her site marisaswanson.com and follow her on Twitter @mraswan.