Buttercup, a yellow variation, is a popular color for spring and summer. It’s no surprise, as yellow represents sunshine, happiness, and energy.
So, if you don’t already have a bit of yellow—umm, buttercup—in your wardrobe and you’re honestly not quite sure if you want to incorporate it (or how), we’re pretty sure that you’ll find a perfect look to brighten up your wardrobe and style after checking some of these looks out.
A buttercup dress will look great at a wedding, or if you want to brighten your office. Something that you can do to keep from looking too youthful is to offset the dress with accessories of a deeper hue—like the royalty and regal look of violet.
Does your boyfriend call you out of the blue and ask to go for a walk or picnic in the city? This strapless buttercup blouse will make you look adorable! What if the temperature is mild? It’s not a problem. You can bring a cardigan. What we really like here is the plaid bag and…did you also notice the floral headband? Once again, simply adorable.
This outfit is perfect if you have gained some weight in the tummy area or you are pregnant. It’s also comfortable. Put on a peasant blouse in buttercup, and your favorite jeans underneath. And if heels are the last thing that you want to put on your feet…some low-top buttercup will do just fine!
Ah, skinny jeans. No doubt there will be many people wearing flare jeans, but that does not mean you should throw away your skinny jeans. We recommend you buy a set of colored jeans. Make sure one pair is buttercup-colored. You’ll look great on Casual Fridays with a white top, a bag printed with buttercup and a fabulously printed bag!
When summer comes, you will probably want to ditch all the covers. Look for a buttercup top with no sleeves like this one if you want to show off your arms. It’s cool if it’s sheer. You can add color by wearing something like a gray tank. Don’t worry if your shoes match. You can add a touch of color with a neutral, or even something like pink or blue.
We love this look for two reasons. First, we love the amazing combination of navy and buttercup. Second, if your goal is to look a little sexy, but not too much, then a silk shirtdress will do the trick.
You’re going on your first date, but you don’t know where he will take you. It’s fun to wear because it is flirty, but still comfortable. When you pair buttercup and black, you have so many more options. Extreme details are what makes this look so eye-catching. Look at the yellow nail varnish and the eye shadow that matches it.
You need a very special body to pull off this look! If you’ve worked out all winter to show off your figure, then don’t be afraid! Buttercup ribbed dresses may be the perfect solution! There are many different shades of blue to match it. Magnifique!
You don’t have to dress up for a night out with your girlfriends, but you also don’t want them to think you’re too dowdy. You’d be surprised at what a blazer, especially in buttercup, can do! This look allows you to avoid wearing jogging suit and not be too over the top with your clothing.
We can’t take it. This is partly because it shows that being sexy doesn’t require a lot of skin. It is often just about finding an outfit to compliment your curves. A jumper/jumpsuit does this for many. Buttercup or not? You think this is a good way to go black?
This buttercup and white top is a great example of a low-V neckline that’s in style right now. You can also wear flare jeans with this top. If your jeans are dark, you may even be able wear them to work.
Every woman should have at least two maxi skirts in her wardrobe. Buttercup is an ideal color for spring or summer. Imagine all the different ways you could accessorize this color with a floral-printed halter top, bustier or other garment. The sky’s the limit.
It’s easy to do and looks so beautiful. A strapless cotton dress will suit you no matter your size or shape. You’re ready to go! Add a buttercup bangle, some brown leather wedges, and you are good to go.
Tell us the truth. What do you prefer? Which do you prefer? Don’t get us started with those shoes. Do you have plans for Easter this spring? Don’t leave the house without this outfit.
Here’s an easy style for a day on the beach. Choose a top with a mix of colors, not just buttercup. You can use this top to create the look of a sunset on an ocean. You’ll only need your favorite pair or dark denim shorts, and your favorite sandals.
Are we the only ones who smile at the sight of polka dots or are you too? The yellow belt and necklace add a pop of color to this black-and white look.
This is one of our favorites ways to wear buttercup with another colour! Fashion-forward, too, since grey shades are in right now! Add some black to the mix if you don’t want everything to match.
Here’s a lighter buttercup shade that will be a little more palatable to you. If you want to be honest, this color can go with anything. But if you choose neutral accessories, it will look great with almost everything.
Here’s another wonderful outfit for work—especially if you have plans for after it. Find a blazer in buttercup color and match it with a pair or pumps. Coordinate everything by wearing a sleeveless shirt with buttercup-colored details. Your clutch can then be a different color.
Antiques are always in style, even if there are seasons where vintage clothing is popular. This buttercup and White dress will bring a smile on your face if you are someone who loves the fashion of the 60s or 70s.
Baby doll dresses can be super cute. If you prefer pants or shorts, then go for a baby-doll top and put on some jeans shorts underneath. You can see that brown is another complementary color to buttercup. Leather brown is the exact color. What about those shades with buttercup trim? A must-have for sure!