Casual and easy does it . The quickest trick to a stylish outfit involves the color palette. Pair up complementaries or similar shades of one color if you don't want to try anything bold. Dressing fashionionably for finals week may be the last priority, but–compliments to the bursts of red–Yunlan does it with ease. She pairs her red plaid shirt with a similar plaid backpack and a bold pair of sneakers. Advice: Match your accessories to the shirt color, and you can't fail.
Name: Yunlan Zhang
Major: Civil Engineering
CollegeFashionista: How do you put your outfits together?
Yunlan Zhang: I don't really look to brands, mostly just matching colors and different styles.
CF: How would you describe your style?
YZ: Casual and comfortable
CF: What do you prefer, bold colors or patterns?
YZ: I like to mix and match both!
How To: Add a splash of color to your next outfit with a red plaid shirt from Eddie Bauer (there are two color options). A pair of dark wash skinnies match most colors, so find one from the Gap!