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A trend that hit its peak with sportswear of the ’90s, on the list of retro wardrobe essentials, color-blocking is up there with bucket hats right now. Alongside pastels and lower-key palates, everyone from Nike and PUMA to fashion labels such as Stüssy and Acne Studios are dabbling in this bold, bright aesthetic.

A drastic way to include some more eye-popping hues to the duller coloring of winter wardrobes, bright pops of every shade on the color wheel can now be found on apparel, sneakers, and accessories. The trend is perfect for anyone who loves to dabble in ’90s-inspired fits, often applied to retro athletic sweaters, knee-length shorts, and nostalgic sneaker silhouettes.

Now, if you’re ready to add a pop of color (better yet, colors) to your fall/winter looks, here we’re bringing you all our favorite pieces to get in on the trend this season.

Particular highlights include an upcycled knit sweater from Ahluwalia Studio in blue, green, red, and yellow, a color-blocked utility vest by Stone Island, plus Nike‘s colorful Air Force 1 ’07 PRM and an insane bandana-printed bucket hat from Children of the Discordance.

Ready to add some retro flavor to your fits? View more of our favorite color-blocked pieces below.

Apparel

Colour Block Hoodie

Futur

from $167
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Cotton Babycord Colour Block Shirt

COMME des GARCONS

$212

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Colour Block Pocket Gilet

Stone Island

$588
Buy at Browns

Flint Flag Face Rugby Sweatshirt

Acne Studios

$420

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FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS OVER $300

Patchwork Knitted Sweater

Ahluwalia Studio

$595

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Track Pant

Stüssy

$72

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Sneakers

Air Force 1

Nike

$153

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Buy at 24sevres

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Old Skool Suede

Vans

$93
Buy at Browns

19th Century Fabric Embroidered Sneakers

BY WALID

$700
Buy at Browns

Alteration Kurve

PUMA

from $136
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Nite Jogger

White Mountaineering x adidas Originals

$160

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Buy at 24sevres

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OTW Rally Classic Slip-On Shoes

Vans

$50

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Accessories

Multicoloured Bandanna Print Bucket Hat

Children Of The Discordance

$248
Buy at Browns

Grab The Flag Waist Bag

Parra

$89

FREE DOMESTIC SHIPPING ON ORDERS OVER $90

Buy at HHV

FREE DOMESTIC SHIPPING ON ORDERS OVER $90

Cosmic Surfin Scarf

HOWLiN'

$99

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FREE DOMESTIC SHIPPING ON ORDERS OVER $90

Colorblock Crossbody Bag

Champion

$40

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Sacoche Crossbody Bag

TAIKAN

$38

FREE SHIPPING & RETURN

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FREE SHIPPING & RETURN

Contrast Panel Belt Bag

Marni

$188

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  • Curated by: Yulia Pankova