17 Outfits That Will Inspire You to Wear More Color

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@thenxcvintage

There's no doubt about it: Clothes can impact your mood and make you feel ready for the day ahead, so it's unsurprising many of us wear clothes that make us feel happy

The one uplifting styling trick we keep seeing people turn to at the moment is experimenting with playful color combinations. Zeena Shah, art director and creator of the #instarainbowchallenge (in which people wear jolly, vibrant outfits), is an expert in how to wear joyful shades. Color can, however, be intimidating to many, so to give you some ideas for how to wear bolder shades, here are our favorite vibrant outfits we've spotted over the past few months.

Colourful outfit ideas: blue trousers

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@michelleamo_

Style Notes: These bright-blue trousers are a jolly alternative to jeans and look amazing with bright orange. 

Colourful outfit ideas: green shirt and shorts

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@carmelharrison_

Style Notes: A colorful button-down shirt looks amazing with denim shorts, and we particularly love the half tuck. 

Colourful outfit ideas: pink dress

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@fashionbellee

Style Notes: A bright-pink dress is our favorite way to add color to a wardrobe in 2022. 

Colourful outfit ideas: pink shirt and green trousers

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@nnennaechem

Style Notes: Do you think that pink and green should never be worn together? This outfit shows that theory is totally wrong. 

Colourful outfit ideas: pink outfit

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@ninasandbech

Style Notes: Bright pink is the color of 2022, and we love how Nina wears it from head to toe. 

Colourful outfit ideas: orange blazer white dress

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Karo Dall

Style Notes: A bright, zesty blazer always looks amazing over a white sundress. 

Colourful outfit ideas: yellow floral dress

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@monikh

Style Notes: Perhaps the easiest way to wear color is to opt for a printed midi dress.

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@thenxcvintage

Style Notes: Mix and match colorful tailored pieces, like this grassy-green blazer paired with lime-green shorts. 

Colourful outfit ideas: yellow green pink mini dress

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@lefevrediary

Style Notes: Dresses are an easy way to dip your toe into wearing color. 

Colourful outfit ideas: purple jumper and yellow trousers

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@heartzeena

Style Notes: This is an outfit Harry Styles is a fan of. Wear a Peter Pan collar over a bright knit. 

Colourful outfit ideas: pastel suits

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@oliviaandalice

Style Notes: When it comes to wearing color, sometimes, it pays to mix up unexpected brights, such as this yellow, purple, and blue combo. Now is the time to experiment. 

Colourful outfit ideas: green Kitri dress

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Nicole Ocran

Style Notes: Lime green is a trending hue, and this silky wrap dress shows that it can look classic too. 

Colourful outfit ideas: pink jumpsuit

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@karodall

Style Notes: We love how Karo styles her pink jumpsuit with the lime-green bag and cool white accessories. 

Style Notes: Make a point of fruit-bowl dressing by wearing printed shirts with zesty prints. 

Colourful outfit ideas: rainbow stripe knit and jeans

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@sorayabakhtiar

Style Notes: If you're a jeans-and-T-shirt kind of person, then the simplest way to inject some color into your at-home outfits is to throw on a rainbow-colored knit. 

Colourful outfit ideas: green trousers

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@thatgirlyusra

Style Notes: Add a pop of color to a neutral outfit with a pair of brightly colored trousers à la Yusra. 

Colourful outfit ideas:  vest, shirt and skirt

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@mariejedig

Style Notes: For a subtler injection of color, wear a knitted vest over a monochrome outfit. 

This post originally appeared on Who What Wear UK. Next up, 4 Summer Trends I'm Definitely Packing for Hawaii

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