There are just so many fashion trends that add some color and life to our existing fashion styles. Color blockings, print mixing, monochrome dressing, earth-tones trend as well as jewel tones trends are great fashion styles to opt for. Despite of fun colors and lively prints, you may be bored following all of them and like to bring some twist in a creative, whimsical and funky way. Looking for a dream-like inspiration to nail color and prints trend? Keep on scrolling to scoop some style ideas from a creative and whimsical style blogger.
Born in Los Angeles California but now living in Taylorville, Illinois, Polly Jane Bland is known for her vintage and colorful style with a touch of dreamy and whimsical vibe. According to Polly, she considers herself as a queen of vintage clothing and antiques as her wardrobe is full of amazing vintage treasures as well as colorful pastel outfits to channel her dreamy and whimsical street looks. In her blog Paulie Antiques, she showcases her bold, style and exploration of colors and prints with a touch of vintage.
If you’re still afraid to nail the color and prints trend in a funky and whimsical way, you may start with two-toned outfit may be in complementing or analog shades. Polly wore a pink-and-red color combination that can also be a great start for you. Like Polly, you may opt for a pink coat and wore red leggings and gloves instead of a black one. You may also wear one neutral shade with a bold color like a nude-and-orange, black-and-green, or purple-and-brown. You may typically wear a black-and-white polka dots dress with a cobalt blue coat like Polly did. For an easier fix, just look for color blocked dresses, blouses, and skirts that can be your canvas in putting more colors and prints.
If you feel comfortable in wearing colors, you may vamp up your style by incorporating three or more bright colors in your outfit. It’s up to you to decide if you’ll go for color clashing or a monochrome one. Polly creatively wore a green blouse with a mustard skirt and orange leggings to bring some fun to her style. Just keep the rest of your accessories in pastel or in the same shade of the ensembles you are sporting for a blended look. Since Polly really has a brave, whimsical, and funky style, she is fond of wearing more than three colors at a time keeping her accessories more colorful than ever. She even accessorized her looks with a pastel color of a hat or a floral head band to give off her whimsical and funky style.
If you’re enjoying the rainbow colors in your style, you may add some prints for a lively look. Think of shoes, bags, dresses, blouses, shorts, skirts, and even rompers that can be in a colorful print that can serve as a focal point of your outfit. It’s up to you to decide how colorful and prints abundant your looks will be. If you’re brave and whimsical like Polly, you may be inspired with her dreamy street looks.
Print mixing is a fun trend you may incorporate with your colorful looks. You may look for two different prints in the same color or two different colors in the same print to keep your look more polished. Feel free to look for floral prints, polka dots, checks, stripes and such that can be the feature prints on your outfit.
If you’re still hesitant in wearing colors, you may go for monochrome dressing or tonal dressing head-to-toe. Polly creatively wore a dark blue dress, light blue briefcase bag, and even a blue umbrella. If you don’t want to wear any colors, then go for an all black outfit head-to-toe. Just be creative by playing with textures, cuts, and even symmetries to add some fun to your style.
Color and prints trend is a way of expressing your creativity, artistic skills, and personality. Just have fun with them and show off your colorful and creative style on the streets.