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Menswear FW 17/18 Top Color Forecast

Courtesy of Fashion Snoops

View the top Men’s colors for the Fall/Winter 2017-18 season whcih showcase the strongest hues and color combinations as picked by the editors at Fashion Snoops. The color stories are a dependable indicator of palette shifts to come in seasons ahead.

The dominant palettes for menswear all confirm various themes that place a renewed focus on contemporary sport, archetypes of men’s uniforms, and plenty of luxe classics that can translate to cityscapes or casual scenes.

Russian Olive - Soul Earth Tones Palette

#FashionSnoops FW 17/18 color on #WeConnectFashion. Men's: Russian Olive - Soul Earth Tones Palette

#FashionSnoops FW 17/18 color on #WeConnectFashion. Men's: Russian Olive - Soul Earth Tones Palettecombo

With a decidedly yellow cast, Russian olive is a lot less saturated than some of the greens seen over the last two seasons.

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Archetype - Soul Earth Tones Palette

#FashionSnoops FW 17/18 color on #WeConnectFashion. Men's: Archetype - Soul Earth Tones Palette

#FashionSnoops FW 17/18 color on #WeConnectFashion. Men's: Archetype - Soul Earth Tones Palette combo

Another new update for British khaki and camel is archetype, which is a yellow-based neutral full of warm tones.

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Dutch Tile - Soul Earth Tones Palette

#FashionSnoops FW 17/18 color on #WeConnectFashion. Men's: Dutch Tile - Soul Earth Tones Palette

#FashionSnoops FW 17/18 color on #WeConnectFashion. Men's: Dutch Tile - Soul Earth Tones Palette combo

Replacing navy as the new neutral for next season is dutch tile, a teal color with refreshing warm tones that complement denim hues.

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Salute -Imperial Jewel Tones Palette

#FashionSnoops FW 17/18 color on #WeConnectFashion. Men's: Salute -Imperial Jewel Tones Palette

#FashionSnoops FW 17/18 color on #WeConnectFashion. Men's: Salute -Imperial Jewel Tones Palette combo

After the last two seasons of bull’s eye red, salute is a more saturated option for F/W 17/18, with understated casts of purple in the background for a more sophisticated feel.

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Movement - Joy Brights Palette

#FashionSnoops FW 17/18 color on #WeConnectFashion. Men's: Movement - Joy Brights Palette

#FashionSnoops FW 17/18 color on #WeConnectFashion. Men's: Movement - Joy Brights Palette combo

An emerging hue of yellow takes a bold approach for next season, with a more golden cast than the acidic tones of the last couple of seasons, the perfect complement for the many active-inspired collections.

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This visually comprehensive online report by Fashion Snoops features the Key Men's Forecasted Color for FW 17/18.

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