Adventures in colour blocking

Colour blocking isn’t just about grabbing a few coloured pieces and throwing them together. It takes an understanding of complimentary colours; of making different hues work together to create maximum impact.

Strikingly photographed by Matt Feddersen, this shoot is inspiration on colour blocking in bold yet feminine tones. Stylist Rachel Harris pulls together berry shades and burnt orange, turquoise and golden yellow in softly textured outfits.

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And the mandatory accessory for a great colour blocked look in winter 2011? A pair of boldly coloured opaque tights, of course.

Click on the thumbnails to view the full shoot. For more of the photographer’s work visit; for more about Rachel Harris head to

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