How to layer with pastels What do you wear with a blush-coloured top? We have four ways you can layer with pastels. By Julia McEwen Photography by Carlyle Routh 2013-12-18 00:00:00 Slide: 1 of 5 auto-play pause next first speed 1. Start with a pastel top Start with a basic lightweight top in a dreamy hue, like blush. Balance the volume of the billowy blouse with a fitted pair of pants. Shirt: Tunic blouse, $65, rw-co.com. Pants: Silver fitted ankle pants, $110, bananarepublic.ca. Shoes: Cerie Exotic Leather Peeptoe Shooties, $162, anntaylor.com.