Hello there, 

I just love playing with colors! I always experiment and try to style this color block dress differently whenever I plan to wear it.


Nude shoes create a great balance and ideally it is a best choice for bold color block dress but this time I decided to take it to the next level. This dress is made by using two adjacent colors (violet and red-violet) also called analogous colors. Analogous means two or more colors are located next to each other on the color wheel.

Color Wheel – 

Color Wheel

I opted to go with burgundy classy pumps which is from the red color family and red color comes next to red-violet color on the color wheel. Since I used 3 bold colors for this look, I decided to carry neutral color bag! 


So basically I use the following analogous color scheme (violet, red-violet and red) and one neutral color! 

analogous color scheme


Hope you enjoyed the post! Thanks for stopping by!


Dress: Loft old (similar here ; loving this one)

Shoes: Charles David  (Similar here)

Accessories: ALDO cross-body bag;  Tory Burch sunglasses (similar here and here)

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    • styleroundtheclock
      March 29, 2017 / 2:39 am

      Thank you!

  1. November 9, 2015 / 2:16 pm

    This is an inspired post. Not only do you look amazing but you’ve introduced me to the idea of the colour wheel which I love. You really are so helpful to this middle aged trans woman with your encouraging message that anyone can be stylish.

    Best Wishes
    Gayle X

    • styleroundtheclock
      November 25, 2015 / 2:13 am

      Thank you so much for your kind comment Gayle! It means a lot to me. 🙂

  2. October 24, 2015 / 8:33 pm

    Such a fun color scheme! It’s always refreshing to see someone using bright colors and using an analogous color scheme with various shades. It can make a fantastic outfit, as you’ve shown.

    • styleroundtheclock
      October 24, 2015 / 11:58 pm

      Thank you so much! I am glad you liked it! 🙂

    • styleroundtheclock
      October 24, 2015 / 11:57 pm

      Thank you so much for your kind words Doreen! 🙂 Love your blog too! 🙂

  3. kavyaede
    October 23, 2015 / 1:42 pm

    Loved your color scheme ideas. And those burgundy heels are gorgeous. The entire outfit is perfect! 🙂

    • styleroundtheclock
      October 23, 2015 / 2:35 pm

      Thank you Kavya! I am glad you liked the color scheme! 🙂

  4. October 23, 2015 / 2:28 am

    I adore this look! I would never thought about pairing all these beautiful colors together! Thanks for the inspiration:)

    • styleroundtheclock
      October 23, 2015 / 2:34 pm

      Thank you so much! I just love colors! 🙂

    • styleroundtheclock
      October 22, 2015 / 4:37 pm

      Thank you so much! I am glad you liked it! 🙂

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