With a floral dress you can add a dark colored jacket and some brown or black booties. With floral pants just add dark colored tops and shoes; for floral tops do vice-versa and wear dark pants and dark shoes. Never wear a floral with a floral, unless it is an accessory.
Here Audrey Hepburn is wearing bright orange coat, proving that your fall coats do not have to be a dreary monotone color. Hepburn wears the orange coat over a grey dress, paired with black kitten- heeled shoes.
Here are other bright colored accessories and clothing items that brighten up any fall outfit: Knit sweaters, scarves, and tights.
“ One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.”
-Henry David Thoreau