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Julianne Moore’s Purple Outfit Proves The Bold Hue Is Surprisingly Wearable

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Just last spring, clothing stores were lined with all things soft lilac and pale lavender. But following 2019's obsession with rich, neon shades, it's no surprise that a vibrant purple hue has taken the place of its pastel counterparts. If wearing a full, violet-hued look feels a little out of your wheelhouse, Julianne Moore's purple outfit shows just how wearable a bright, monochrome look can truly be.

The iconic actor was photographed arriving to an appearance on Good Morning America in New York City on Tues. looking like a vision in purple. Moore donned a mohair and wool-blend sweater by Isabel Marant that featured a slightly cropped length, billowing sleeves, and an open weave pattern. Instead of going the traditional route in a pair of black trousers or dark-wash denim, the 58-year-old turned heads in a matching pair of purple, pleated pants with a high waist and wide legs. She accessorized with classic, pointed black pumps and oversized sunglasses.

A daring contrast against Moore's iconic red hair, the electric hue acted as an exciting pop of color. She wore her medium-length hair down with a side part and a silky-straight blowout. In order to let her exciting ensemble do most of the talking, she opted for glowing skin, rose-tinted cheeks, light-pink lipstick, and tiny gold hoops on each ear.

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Although the idea of a monochromatic outfit may conjure up images of all black, white-on-white, or a full-on neutral look, combining colors is a lot easier than you may think. Buying a two-piece set is the obvious solution, but mixing and matching similar colors can make for more depth, dimension, and texture within an outfit.

Try something elegant like Moore by pairing a purple knit with pleated pants, or go the casual route by throwing on a purple tee with matching denim, joggers, or leggings. If you're looking for an even edgier look, try a purple mini and a menswear-inspired button-down or leather trousers with a satin top.

Ahead, shop Moore's violet sweater, along with The Zoe Report's selection of purple staples to make your spring wardrobe pop.

Shop The Look

Irren Mohair And Wool-Blend Sweater

$740

Isabel Marant

Wear this violet knit on its own or layer it on top of a white button-down for a more sophisticated look.

Luella Sweater

$275

$129

Intermix

While this ribbed, purple sweater was once priced at $275, it's currently on sale for $146 off.

Arrow Sweater

$995

Altuzarra

If bright purple seems a bit too bold for your personal style, try this deep plum turtleneck instead.

Flared Crepe Jersey Pants

$800

$560

Marni

Save 30 percent when you shop these purple flare pants on sale.

Buttoned Soft Fabric Trousers

$79.99

Mango

These deep purple trousers feature a high waist with buttons, a cropped length, a super-soft fabric, and pockets.

Techno Jersey Trousers

$569

$280

Prada

Pair these jersey pants with a white t-shirt, a form-fitting bodysuit, or a cropped sweater in a matching purple hue. The best part? They're on sale.