Love it or hate it, this style has been recycled multiple times over and now we're seeing everything from bold colors, patterns and silhouettes in colorblock form. Runway looks from: Prada, Missoni, Prabal Gurung, and Sonia Rykiel One easy tip is to always try to pair a color blocked...

How to Embrace the Color Blocking Trend 1. Jill Sander Spring 2011 RTW, 2. Louis Vuitton Spring 2011 RTW, 3. Gucci Spring 2011 RTW Color blocking is a big trend for spring and summer as seen all over the Spring 2011 Ready to Wear runways! I suspect it will carry on right through the fall and...

The premiere for Wanderlust saw actress Malin Akerman in a Sonia Rykiel dress that had all the elements of color blocking gone wrong. The strawberry-cherry combination made the outfit look too fruity, in terms of colors. The red and fuchsia number had a plunging cut out back and front, and a...

How could me miss these shoes. Alexander McQueen and Puma collaboration continues with the design of a colorful sneaker. It looks like they are following the color block trends giving us a shoe with white, blue, red and yellow patterns. These shoes are even making Jude Law look trendy while on...

manner with various shades of the same color. Color blocking can look very retro in a bad way if not done with a judiscious eye and good taste. Since many of my readers have expressed interest in my showing the "wrong" way as well as the "best" way, let's start with the bad version of color...

Sometimes, the easiest (and funnest) way to lengthen a dress is to choose a contrasting color. Store-bought clothes incorporate color-block bands at the hem all the time, so don't be afraid to try it yourself and wear it with confidence. This works really well, especially if you've already...

Sonia Rykiel gets it and knows how to execute the French joie de vivre. The colors were unlike the usual Fall hues-- Rykiel's collection came in solid beige, pastel yellow, sunset orange, and paired with classic cut trousers and skirts in black. The look is very timeless and yes of course very...

yet casual spin on the color-blocking trend. By incorporating complimentary colors with a relaxed fabric, you can achieve this chic look without compromising your comfort. By referencing to these designers' sexy spin on color-blocking, you're guaranteed to brighten up your summer look....

or your sense of style leaves you picking items from your own wardrobe, you can simply use, for example, a solid colored shirt, solid colored skirt and belt and aha! You've color blocked like a pro. Other ensembles might be the same colored shirt and jacket with black pants or wearing the...

Clothes with existing color stripes are a DIYer's dream come true. It's like they come with a neon-lit invitation to get messed with. HA. I've wanted to do a couple posts on how to use color blocking to add length for a while now, and finally found the products I needed to pull it off. No...

 

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