Last year, color-blocking appeared on runways and streets across the world. Luckily, the trend has returned along with the early hint of summer we’ve been graced with. Color blocking your outfit is the perfect way to show your excitement for rising moods and temperatures. It is a simple style, achieved by combining bold, contrasting colors together. Here are some ways you can mix colors to create a fun and bold statement.
Jessica Simpson Bede 2 Spiced Coral/Bermuda Color Block Pumps, $79
A chic way to indulge in the trend is by pairing color-blocked pumps, like these ones by Jessica Simpson, with a short yellow dress and a cobalt blue handbag .
American Apparel Sunshine/Coral Cotton Spandex Two-Tone Fitted Mini Dress, $40
Many of this season’s dresses don contrasting color mixtures. A pair of orange pumps will pop a color-blocked dress like this one by American Apparel.
Zatchels Color Block Leather Satchel, $218.44
This color-blocked satchel by the British brand Zatchels can be paired with clothes that share other shades of its colors. Mixing it with a dark purple dress and teal heels will create an eye-catching look.
Nasty Gal Sugar High Blouse, $38
Combining solid black shorts with this three-toned pastel blouse by Nasty Gal neutralizes its bold hues.