The Color Block Color Wheel
Color blocking utilizes all spectrums of the color wheel to achieve this cool trend. Here are some popular ways that color blocking has been seen on the street, runway, and red carpet.
Color blocking with pastels is a popular trend especially in the spring. Using these lighter more muted colors is a great way to apply the trend in a way that is more understated and classic.
Boldly clashing colors is a great way to make a dramatic statement! This type of color blocking was seen a lot on the runway, as well as, on the red carpet. The bold outfits to the left are from Gucci's Spring 2011 collection.
Pairing colors within the same family on the color wheel creates a fun vibrant look. To the left some celebrities color block with pinks and reds. However, this type of color blocking can be done with any colors next to one another on the color wheel.