What to Wear for Black Hair

Expert advice for finding the best (while avoiding the worst) colors for a raven-haired girl's wardrobe

Dita Von Teese Bad Colors for Black Hair

More bad neutrals for black hair

Green-based colors work against the natural undertones found in black hair.

“Olive green and greenish-grays are just horrible on someone with black hair,” Kirsh says. That’s because they can make the wearer’s skin tone look sickly. So that’s why she looks nauseous, we just thought it was one too many martinis.