Matching not Clashing

Go bold or go home I always say in Southern style.

Sometimes color blocking transforms a country Western outfit from boring to badass.

Today’s tip: Try poppin’ off pieces using a triad effect.

If you’re familiar with the color wheel, these hues are evenly spaced on the diagram and organically blend to create a striking appearance.

And I must say: My blue velvety vest, burnt orange blouse and silver belled necklace is off the color-blocking charts. Hello!

Cowgirl Candace

Candace, a.k.a. Cowgirl Candace, is an award-winning feature writer, internationally published brand blogger and wardrobe stylist.

The fourth-generation cowgirl and veteran journalist pioneered digital platform Southern Styles & Steeds — a country Western fashion, beauty and lifestyles blogazine — to share the sophisticated styles and sincere stories from her Down South upbringing.