not at all surprised, since many of us have been doing very basic color blocking ever since tights replaced panty hose as the main staple of winter fashion! Every time you throw on a blue shift with black tights, you're color blocking on a minor scale and you may have never known it! Classic...

Color blocking in fashion is when a garment or outfit is composed of definite blocks of color. Generally it involves contrasting hues, but can also be done in a monochromatic manner with various shades of the same color. Color blocking can look very retro in a bad way if not done with a...

Color blocked pieces from Prabal Gurung Spring 2011 RTW (Courtesy of Elle) As a CF reader, you likely follow the latest fashion trends, so you're probably well aware that color blocking is hot this spring. However, did you know the color block trend has branched off into two separate...

' ColorBlock ' Look For this look I was inspired by Katy Perry's cover photo for Elle Magazine featuring the new fashion trend - color blocking . It's a great Springtrend using contrasting brights colors together. I thought I would try it out with makeup instead. The...

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2011 Hot Trend: Color Blocking January 26th, 2011 written by milana September 2010 fashion weeks from New York to Milan included items of clothing portraying this colorful trend. Color blocking in all the colors of the rainbow spiced up the runways and get ready for it to spice up your spring...

We figured as much about the staying power of the color block in fashion. Late last year, we noted the color block trend continued to gain traction on the fashion scene, which at that time , had been three years. This spring, handbags have taken up the cause of color block. At Nordstrom, top...

and boldly contrasting colors to ensure their clothes made a big visual impression. But until this year, it's never been quite so fully embraced across all fashion walks of life. High end Gucci girls and budget-conscious H&M babes alike have a plethora of brightly-hued fashion options at the...

If you are wearing a bright skirt or a bright pair of trousers you could offset the bright color with a simple white T-shirt or something in neutral color. This will help tone down the look. The easiest way to follow the color blocking fashion trend is to have an accessory in eye-popping...

't cry yet, here are some easy tips to master the color wheel. The art of color blocking lies in its essence you must study the color wheel and learn that its opposites attract, and that's how you create the "blocking" expression because these two or more colors are so different their contrast...

 

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