Colourful Watches: Wear the Rainbow (PHOTOS)

TheKit.ca  |  Posted: Updated: 05/17/2012 2:58 pm

By: Daniela Andrews, The Kit.ca

Unless you’ve been on a media-sabbatical recently, you’ve probably noticed the colour explosion that’s hit the fashion scene.

Bright hues are everywhere, from apparel and accessories, to makeup and decor. Women are walking around in a head-to-toe rainbow, all in the name of Spring’s biggest trend, colour blocking.

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For some of you fearless fashionistas, the thought of wearing electric colour from head to toe is child’s play. But for others, the bright colours of spring may result in some rosy-cheeked anxiety. If so, there’s an easier way to try out this trend. Enter the coloured watch. Fun. Functional. It’s the perfect mix!

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A coloured watch pairs fabulously with neutrals, and can also create a playful punch against graphic black or white. With so many choices at all different price points, it’s a great way to experiment with brights, without the commitment of a new wardrobe. Now that’s a trend that’s on point, all the time.

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  • A: All-In-Ones

    <em><a href="http://www.sephora.com/foundation-primer-radiance-P299223?skuId=1382670" target="_hplink">Tinted Moisturizer</a>, Sunscreen And Foundation, Available at Sephora, $40. </em>

  • B: Bronzer

    <em><a href="http://www.sephora.com/guerlain-by-emilio-pucci-terra-azzurra-bronzing-powder-blush-P309508" target="_hplink">Guerlain By Emilio Pucci Terra Azzurra Bronzing Powder And Blush</a>, Available at Sephora, $76. </em>

  • C: Cuticle Eraser

    <em>Instant Cuticle Remover By Sally Hansen, Available at retailers across Canada, $4. </em>

  • D: Deco-Nails

    <em>Revlon Nail Art French Mix, Available at retailers across Canada, $9. </em>

  • E: Eco-Friendly Razors

    <em>Schick Xtreme 3 Disposable Eco Razors, Available at Walmart, Prices Vary. </em>

  • F: Fuchsia

    <em>Colour Intense 288 Intense Fuchsia By L'OREAL, Available at retailers across Canada, Prices Vary. </em>

  • G: Gradient

    <em><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1FIvpWU8Hd4" target="_hplink">Check out this gradient nail tutorial by RacchLoves. </a></em>

  • H: Hair Hydration

    <em><a href="http://www.lush.ca/H'Suan-Wen-Hua/00095,en_CA,pd.html" target="_hplink">H'SUAN WEN HUA</a>, Available at LUSH, $20. </em>

  • I: Illuminators

    <em><a href="http://www.benefitcosmetics.com/product/view/high-beam" target="_hplink">Benefit High Beam Highlighter</a>, Available at Shoppers Drug Mart and Sephora, $26. </em>

  • J: Jet Black

    <em>Elizabeth Arden Eye-Liner, Available at retailers across Canada, $22. </em>

  • K: Kelly Green

    <em>Pretty Edgy By Essie, Available at retailers across Canada, $10.</em>

  • L: Light Perfumes

    <em>Fresh Rose By Yves Rocher, Available at Yves Rocher.</em>

  • M: Mosquito Repellent (Portable)

    <em>OFF! Clip-On Mosquito Repellent With A Built-In Fan, Available at retailers across Canada, Prices vary. </em>

  • N: Natural Eyebrows

    <em><a href="http://www.maccosmetics.com/product/shaded/149/305/Brow-Set/index.tmpl" target="_hplink">Brow Set By MAC Cosmetics</a>, Available at MAC, $18. </em>

  • O: Oils

    <em>Dove Oil Care Anti-Frizz Serum, Available at retailers across Canada, Prices vary. </em>

  • P: Plum

    <em><a href="http://www.narscosmetics.com/hidden/hidden/duo-eyeshadow/charade" target="_hplink">Charade Duo Eyeshadow By NARS</a>, Available at NARS, $34. </em>

  • Q: Quick-Dry

    <em><a href="http://www.sephora.com/nail-colour-quick-dry-spray-P281413" target="_hplink">Nail Colour Quick Dry Spray By Sephora/OPI</a>, Available at Sephora, $16. </em>

  • R: Rose

    <em><a href="http://www.sephora.com/cheek-color-duo-P146237?skuId=911685" target="_hplink">Stila Cheek Colour Duo</a>, Available at Sephora and Shoppers Drug Mart, $34. </em>

  • S: Smokey Eyes

  • T: Tangerine Lips

    <em><a href="http://www.sephora.com/color-of-the-year-creme-lipstick-tangerine-tango-cream-P307536?skuId=1388115" target="_hplink">Tangerine Tango Cream Lipstick</a>, Available at Sephora, $22. </em>

  • U: Up-Do

  • V: Vintage Red Lip

    <em><a href="http://www.lancome-usa.com/L-Absolu-Rouge/1000206,default,pd.html" target="_hplink">L'absolu Rouge Lipstick</a>, Available at retailers across Canada, Prices Vary. </em>

  • W: Waterproof

    <em><a href="http://www.sephora.com/aqua-black-waterproof-cream-eye-shadow-P237500?skuId=1164649" target="_hplink">Aqua Black Waterproof Cream Eye Shadow By Make Up For Ever Professionals</a>, Available at Sephora, $26.</em>

  • X: Xtreme Eyelashes

    <em><a href="http://www.sephora.com/eyelashes-strip-P114418" target="_hplink">Make Up For Ever Eyelash Strips</a>, Available at Sephora, $17. </em>

  • Y: Yellow Nails

    <em><a href="http://www.butterlondon.com/lacquers/3-free-lacquers/cheeky-chops" target="_hplink">Cheeky Chops By Butter London</a>, Available at ButterLondon.com, $14. </em>

  • Z: Zit Zappers

    <em><a href="http://www.my-no-no.com/store_nonoskin.aspx" target="_hplink">No!No! Skin Zit Zapper</a>, Available at selected retailers, $180. </em> <strong>ALSO:</strong> Our friends at <a href="http://main.stylelist.com/2011/03/15/no-no-skin-zit-zapper-hair-remover-devices-i-tried-it/" target="_hplink">Stylelist.com have tried this product! </a>

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