I’m at a loss. I really don’t know how things got to this point. I mean, this might warrant an intervention.
What’s the crisis, you ask?
I am three months behind reading Vogue.
You’re aghast, right? Yes, I hang my head in shame and should forfeit my fashionista card. Here’s the ugly (or pretty?) truth: April 2013 with Michelle Obama and her toned deltoids is collecting dust on my nightstand, while the month of May with cute-as-a-button Carey Mulligan sits untouched in my dining room. But this past weekend, I decided enough was enough! I just had to start down the road to redemption by tackling March.
I got nestled on my sofa with the 618-page tome and started flipping pages.
That’s when I saw this ad:
For whatever reason, the vibrant spray of colors anchored by black caught my eye. And then I kept noticing the same palette repeated throughout the issue:
The bright pastel combo wasn’t limited to Anna Wintour’s fashion
bible. Look at the latest cover of Runner’s World:
Apparently, Vogue‘s June issue is coming out any minute with blond bombshell Kate Upton on the cover. You know what that means, right? I’ll still be three months behind. But since my savvy color observation didn’t register on any of the spring trend reports, maybe I’m actually ahead of the curve!