COLOR BLOCKING

Sass and Bide Fall 2014

Sass and Bide Fall 2014

  by Bianca Posterli

DESIGNER: Jane Clarke & Heidi Middleton INSPIRATION: Ernst Haeckel, a 20th century biologist and artist who challenged conventions of his time TRENDS: Skirts over pants, cropped sweaters, embroidery, mixing prints, color [...]

Tags: color blocking, embroidery, Ernst Haeckel, Fashion Week 2014, Heidi Middleton, Hillary Kerr, Jane Clarke, Mercedes-Benz Fashion, new york fashion week, NFYW 2014, nyfw, print mixing, sass and bide, suzy menkes
Joan Smalls Gets Angular With Karl Lagerfeld for Fendi

Joan Smalls Gets Angular With Karl Lagerfeld for Fendi

  by Katherine Fotinos

Having just starred as the cover girl of Elle magazine's January issue, Joan Smalls is making fashion headlines again this month as the latest face of Fendi. The spring 2014 campaign, shot by Karl Lagerfeld, finds its focus with a [...]

Tags: color blocking, elle magazine january 2014, fendi, fendi buggies, geometric style, Joan Smalls, karl lagerfeld, lucite heels, Nadja Bender, spring 2014 campaign
Backstage Beauty Beat: Christian Siriano Spring 2014

Backstage Beauty Beat: Christian Siriano Spring 2014

  by Valis Vicenty

The Show:  Christian Siriano The Hair: After recently partnering with Sebastian Professional, the brand's Anthony Cole created a piecey ponytail by first spritzing the brand's Volupt Spray to the roots and moving the hair over the [...]

Tags: color blocking, anthony cole, christian siriano, fashion week, get the look, hourglass, isla de mujeres, isle of women, lisa logan, mexico, nails, new york fashion week, nyfw, red carpet manicure, sebastian professional, style scoop
Max Mara: Resort 2014

Max Mara: Resort 2014

  by Katherine Fotinos

Designer: The collection was led by Max Mara’s head designer Ian Griffiths. Inspiration: The bright costumes and controversial story line from Sergei Diaghilev's century old masterpiece ballet, The Rite of Spring. Trends: The [...]

Tags: color blocking, Ian Griffiths, maxmara, maxmara resort 2014, monochromatic style, resort 2014, Sergei Diaghilev, sporty style, The Rite of Spring
Goodness Gracious, Great Blocks of Color

Goodness Gracious, Great Blocks of Color

  by Katherine Fotinos

If you're looking for a look that's bold and beautiful, get acquainted with color blocking by donning brightly hued (neons, pastels, primary colors!), geometric pattered pieces this season. It's one of those statement styles that, when [...]

Tags: color blocking, angular fashion, blocks of color, geometric colors, how to color block, paul smith, Spring 2013, style to try
The Runway Brings 60′s Mod Mania to Spring

The Runway Brings 60′s Mod Mania to Spring

  by Glam Editors

During fall fashion week, Michael Kors featured colorful, monochromatic outfits and color blocking frocks in yellows and blues, Moschino models donned floral psychedelic dresses and Louis Vuitton's Spring 2013 collection basted mini skirts [...]

Tags: color blocking, 1960s, Louis Vuitton, michael kors, mod, moschino, psychedelic, Spring 2013, swing coat, trend, urban darling