TIPS TOWEAR THEPATCHWORKAND COLOR BLOCK TRENDSOVER 40
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The color block trend is incredibly stylish and chic for women over 40 if done correctly. As far as patchwork goes, if you find an elevated option, you can definitely make it work.
STYLETIPS FORWEARINGPATCHWORKAND COLORBLOCKING
1. LOOK TO THE RUNWAYS
Look at collections like Dolce & Gabbana for style inspiration. The patchwork designs were tailored to perfection and constructed with the finest textiles including chiffon, brocade and fine cottons.
2. ELEVATE THE TREND
The patchwork and color block trends are fun, youthful and colorful. Wear one piece that represents this trend and then keep everything else simple to keep from looking like you just graduated from Clown College.
3. INVESTIN QUALITY
The patchwork trend can tend to look cheap if you go the bargain route. A well-made or well-tailored piece will definitely be the better option. Splurge on a spring dress like this patchwork maxi dress.
4. YOU DON'T HAVE TO GOCOLOR CRAZY
Muted colors also work well with this trend. This color block pleated midi skirt is minimal in black and white colors. Pair it with a brightly-colored solid top and some simple sandals.
5. LEAN INTO THE BOHO LOOK
The patchwork trend skews heavily on boho chic. Throw on a loose tunic, dress or pair of wide leg pants to keep you stylish and cool. This trend is fun, so embrace it!
6. STAY IN YOURCOMFORT LEVEL
Stay true to your personal style and find what patchwork and color block options work for you. It may be a pair of color block shoes to wear with a simple black dress. Own your personal style and go for it!