Best Colors for Mediterranean Men to Wear

Written by jen oda | 13/05/2017
Best Colors for Mediterranean Men to Wear
A Mediterrenean man's dark skin is a beautiful base for bold primary colours. (métis 284 image by Nathalie P from

Mediterranean men are renowned around the world for their beauty and sex appeal. Their black locks, sandy skin and mysterious eyes have inspired paintings, sculptures and songs. The complexion of Mediterranean men's skin is described as olive and they usually have darker hair and eyes. Bold primary colours from the winter season and autumn season most complement Mediterranean men.

True Red

Best Colors for Mediterranean Men to Wear
Red gives its wearer energy and confidence. (smiling man in a red sweater image by Nataliya Peregudova from

True red is energetic and passionate. This colour complements most skin tones but is especially flattering to olive skinned men. The bold vibrancy of true red matches the intensity of any Mediterranean man's dark features in contrast to his lighter skin.


Best Colors for Mediterranean Men to Wear
White suits are stylish and glamorous. (flamenco man image by yann&Bernard; Anceze from

White looks crisp and clean against a Mediterranean man's darker complexion. White shirts and trousers give olive skinned men a soft classy look. Wearing white can be casual while still looking sharp.


Best Colors for Mediterranean Men to Wear
Green is a bright and active colour. (Green Man image by Zimil87 from

Green is a vibrant colour that complements a Mediterranean man. It is an earth colour and automatically attracts the eye. Both brighter greens like harlequin and darker greens like forest suit the olive complexion. Hold the green fabric up to the skin to see which green best suits.


Best Colors for Mediterranean Men to Wear
Blue gives a cool electric energy to its wearer. (lets go.... image by Westa Zikas from

Blue is a dynamic brilliant colour that suits a Mediterranean man's complexion well. Navy blue flatters a man with cooler olive skin and warmer blues like azure and Tiffany blue are best for men with warmer olive tones.


Best Colors for Mediterranean Men to Wear
Violet adds an elegant touch to an otherwise plain outfit. (tie image by Jorge Casais from

Violet is a courageous colour for a man to wear. Some men will shy away from violets because they can be seen as feminine colours. Worn correctly, violet stands out as charming and unique. Violet looks regal and elegant against a Mediterranean man's dark complexion.

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