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The Early Summer color category (also called Light Summer or Pastel Summer in other systems) encompasses the earliest part of summertime. The natural coloring of the individuals in this category as well as the colors in the palette are reflective of this time of year. People who fit into this category are often mistaken for a Spring.

Coloring Characteristics

Skin Tone

The skin will have a warm (yellow/red undertone) or may appear neutral and may even have freckles. Skin tones in this category range from very pale to medium-light. May have rosy cheeks.

Eye Colors

Eye colors are light and cool. Light blue, aqua, blue-green, blue-gray, gray, green, hazel, or brown.

Hair Colors

The hair is light and cool. Light to medium ash, clear yellow, or neutral blonde, light to medium-light ash or neutral brown. As Summers age, their hair will turn soft gray, silver gray, or blue-gray, and eventually a pearl white.

Here are a few examples of coloring seen in this Summer category - 

 

 

The Color Palette

The colors found in this palette are the lightest and brightest of the Summer palette and follow the seasonal flow of this time of year. Think of the colors seen in a June landscape...

  • light browns
  • cool reds
  • light greens and yellows
  • soft oranges
  • cool blues, blue-greens, and violets
  • cool pinks

 

 

The color palette and fashion book for this Summer color category are available now in our online shop.

 

Image Sources:
"Early Summer" by Anna Kozeletska
"Summer Cottage By The River" by Berdyshev Igor
"Iris" by Kyle Martin

 

The Early Summer color category (also called Light Summer or Pastel Summer in other systems) encompasses the earliest part of summertime. The natural coloring of the individuals in this category as well as the colors in the palette are reflective of this time of year. People who fit into this category are often mistaken for a Spring.

Coloring Characteristics

Skin Tone

The skin will have a warm (yellow/red undertone) or may appear neutral and may even have freckles. Skin tones in this category range from very pale to medium-light. May have rosy cheeks.

Eye Colors

Eye colors are light and cool. Light blue, aqua, blue-green, blue-gray, gray, green, hazel, or brown.

Hair Colors

The hair is light and cool. Light to medium ash, clear yellow, or neutral blonde, light to medium-light ash or neutral brown. As Summers age, their hair will turn soft gray, silver gray, or blue-gray, and eventually a pearl white.

Here are a few examples of coloring seen in this Summer category - 

 

 

The Color Palette

The colors found in this palette are the lightest and brightest of the Summer palette and follow the seasonal flow of this time of year. Think of the colors seen in a June landscape...

  • light browns
  • cool reds
  • light greens and yellows
  • soft oranges
  • cool blues, blue-greens, and violets
  • cool pinks

 

 

The color palette and fashion book for this Summer color category are available now in our online shop.

 

Image Sources:
"Early Summer" by Anna Kozeletska
"Summer Cottage By The River" by Berdyshev Igor
"Iris" by Kyle Martin