What Color Actually Looks Best on You?

Pierre Roustan

What kind of jeans do you wear?

Do you like khakis?

Do you know how to tie and wear a tie?

What will you wear to the pool?

How do you feel about eyeglasses?

What kind of button-down shirt would you wear?

Which iconic movie character do you identify with the most?

What kind of car do you drive?

Who was your favorite character in Beverly Hills 90210?

What's your favorite rock band?

Let's say you could choose which boy band to join. Which group would you join?

Dark hair or blonde hair?

What color eyes do you get lost in the most?

If you had to wear a sports coat, what color would you go for?

You like wearing hats often. But what kind of hat?

You're about to go camping. What's the first thing you think of bringing?

You've been invited to the beach for a day in the sun. What do you absolutely need to bring?

You're on a road trip in your convertible. What song are you listening to?

You've been asked out on a date to go see a movie, and there are several choices for a feature. Which one would you pick?

When wearing a tuxedo, what should you wear?

It's 105 degrees outside. What are you wearing?

Do you care for turtlenecks?

Who's your favorite character from the "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" TV show?

Everyone loves vampires. What kind of vampire would you be?

What do you do for a living in an alternate universe?

When you have to wear shoes, what do you wear?

What sport do you normally play?

What state do you live in, have lived in, or would like to live in?

What is your favorite holiday?

What's your favorite drink?

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About This Quiz

Fashion is a fickle thing when your actual body can dictate just what kind of colors look good on you. Try to forget everything you enjoy in terms of your favorite colors, seasons or feelings when it comes to fashion. Long story short, if a color looks good on you, it's not necessarily because you love the color -- but because the color loves you!

Why would a color love you? It's simple. Your body type, your body tone, your personality and fashion sense in general -- they all play a role in the kind of colors that work well with you. Like it or not, but if you like the color blue, you might find out that the hue hits all the wrong notes and makes you look dumpy and dowdy. That's something you don't want. Likewise, perhaps you enjoy the color pink, and if that's the case, we're hoping your skin tone complements it quite nicely. If not, you most likely will look like a messed-up Easter decoration and not the fashion model you hope to be.

Want to know what colors suit you best? All you need to do is take this quiz right now and find out!

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