As summer approaches, the bold concept of color-blocked fashions is on the rise. Not sure how to rock these clothes? Check out this collection of 23 color-blocked fashions.

Color blocking has become a unique way to help make a figure seem more svelte, as it helps to draw attention away from problem areas and shift the focus to the bright colors. Additionally, the vintage aesthetic pulls inspirations from the 1980s, providing the retro revival today's fashionista craves. Color blocking has proven, yet again, that what is old in fashion is easily new again.

From neontastic color-blocked spreads to color-blocked wingtips and humdrum color-blocked heels, color-blocked fashion has managed to seem creative and avant garde without looking obscenely outrageous.