Color block dresses look very creative and playful, but that’s not all it’s about. Choosing a color block dress that suits your body type and character can make it look very beautiful and stylish. Although there are thousands of different color block dresses, they can be broadly classified into the following types. What you are about to see in these blog posts are some of the best color block outfit ideas. Let’s see how you can style them and look their best.
Sky blue & light blue color block mini shift dress
To start the list, I’ll show you a very typical two-tone color block dress. In many of the designs that you can find, the two-tone dress is made up of a lighter version and a darker version of a certain color. For example, here is a sky blue and light blue color block mini dress. Pair it with nude heeled sandals to look unique and beautiful.
Black and Light Yellow Color Block Belted Flare Dress
You can definitely wear a color block dress to a cocktail party. While some color block dresses have very exaggerated designs, I love the ones that look more subtle. Here is a naturally styled black and yellow block flare dress that looks almost like a striped dress. You can simply wear the dress with a pair of pink chunky heels to complete this classy outfit.
Navy and Sky Blue Color Block Mini Skater Dress
This is another dress that will make you stand out at a cocktail party. It’s a lovely dark blue and sky blue mini skater dress. Cutting a skater dress is so cute already, and adding this color block design with beautiful colors just takes the dress to another level. You can just wear light pink heels to complete the outfit.
White, dark blue and gray three-quarter sleeve shift dress
Up to this point we’ve seen a two-tone dress. Now let’s see if three colors would look good or weird. Here is a white, navy, and gray three-quarter sleeve color block shift dress. They are designed like a really wide striped dress and the result is just fantastic and natural. Wear this outfit with light pink loafers for a fresh and minimalist look.
Sleeveless, figure-hugging dress in black, red and white
Here is a more sophisticated looking color block dress that looks like a vintage one. It’s a figure-hugging dress in black, red and white. To complete this vintage and unique look, wear white heeled sandals that go perfectly with the dress.
Black, white and gray long sleeve dress
This is an interesting black, white, and gray block dress. It is designed so that the top of the dress looks separate from the bottom. It’s a more casual and stylish dress that is best for dating and meeting friends. You can wear black leather ankle boots to add a stylish touch to the outfit.
Diagonal color block suede slip dress
For the most part, blocks of color resemble giant horizontal stripes, but that’s not the case with this creatively designed suede dress. The color blocks of this dress are diagonally and randomly aligned. Also, it is made up of three very unique colors, namely ivory, navy and gray. You can easily combine the dress with gray strappy sandals for a fantastic look.
Black and white striped sweater dress
Many of you should know that the black and white striped dress is an icon and looks great. This dress can be seen as a variation on the striped dress. It’s basically a striped dress with a huge block of color below the waist, which makes the dress look almost like a striped t-shirt with a mini skirt. Combine the dress with nude heeled sandals to look natural and casual.
White and black bodycon mini dress with half sleeves
This is a very interesting color block dress that can make you look slimmer. It’s basically a white and bodycon dress with a black color block on each side of the waist to make your waist look slimmer. Simply pair the dress with white open-toe heels to complete this outfit.
Gray and white diagonal color block mini dress
Here is a black and gray bodycon mini dress that looks gorgeous and unique. The color block is a huge gray area that is aligned diagonally. Pair the dress with bare heels to complete this outfit that is perfect for a cocktail party.
Black-Orange Chiffon Swing Dress
Black and orange is a color combination that is widely used in graphic design to achieve high contrast and an eye-catching result. This dress is a chiffon swing dress that uses black, white, and orange. The result is just amazing. Combine the airy and artistic dress with black, pointed toe heels and you can shine at a cocktail party.
Black and Pink Color Block Midi Flare Dress
To look adorable and approachable, here is a lovely dress that is perfect for dating. It’s a black and pink block flare midi dress. The color block design is very subtle and feminine. Pair the dress with white sandals to achieve this lovely look.
Faux Belted Color Block Bodycon Dress
I call this a belted art dress because this is a color block dress that uses a piece of the color blocks like a belt around the waist. It’s a dress that uses the colors white, orange, and black. Simply combine the dress with nude peek toe heels to complete the outfit.
White and Heather Gray Swing Tee Dress
This is a minimal outfit that looks just amazing. To achieve this simple look, wear a white and mottled gray block swing t-shirt dress with black ankle straps and open toe heels to look simple and clean.
Blue color block swing dress
Here is an absolutely beautiful outfit. It consists of a white, light blue, and dark blue color block swing dress and a straw hat. For the shoes, you can simply wear light pink heels to complete this remarkable look.
Hope you enjoy the color block outfit ideas I mentioned. I should have covered many different types of color block dresses. Find out which one you like best and you should be able to get a similar one from your local stores or online stores.