Colorblocking to Give New Life to Fall Favorites

This fall, colors are deeper, bolder, and brighter. And, you already know that I’m loving every bit of the season’s color trends. From mustard to emerald to burgundy, I’m here for it all. The only thing I like more than wearing a bold color is wearing bold blocks of color. You see, colorblocking is a cool styling approach to refresh fall staples.

Colorblocking Fall 2016

Moto jacket | Turtleneck sweater | Velvet leggings | Suede clutch

Pumps (similar on sale) | Necklace (c/o)


I had to attend an event last weekend, but it got so cold that I had to rethink my outfit plan. Colorblocking saved the day because it allowed me to rock cold-weather basics while looking fresh, clean, and current.


I topped my amazon green turtleneck sweater (50% off today) with my go-to mustard moto jacket (20% off today). The silhouettes and textures combined beautifully, but the colors combined magically.


My suede clutch (my crossbody bag worn as a clutch) in port adds an additional block of complementary color. And, of course, tis the season to sparkle, so I wore my glitter pumps. This pair is an older style from J.Crew. If you’re shopping for a similar style, check out this sparkly pair (now on sale).


Location: Downtown St. Louis Post Office



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  1. November 28, 2016 / 3:49 pm

    Hi!! Love your blog. These colors are magical and look excellent on you.

    • November 28, 2016 / 11:00 pm

      Hi Janel! Thanks so much. I appreciate you stopping by.

  2. November 28, 2016 / 4:18 pm

    Funny enough my dad calls this colour riot but we fashion people know it as colour blocking. I love how you worked with three different colours yet it’s not overpowering. I especially love your coat and shoes.

     Princess Audu 

    • November 28, 2016 / 11:01 pm

      Hahahaha. I love that– “color riot.” Thanks so much for the kind words, Sarah!

  3. November 28, 2016 / 10:44 pm

    I so love this yellow jacket. I need one! Of course, your hair looks amazing as usual.

    • November 28, 2016 / 11:01 pm

      Yass, Shea. You’d want to wear it all the time. And, thanks!

  4. November 29, 2016 / 1:17 pm

    Great ensemble! Love the jacket and those shoes!