Street Style Inspiration: Primary Colors

Combining red, yellow, and blue makes a serious style statement.
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Combining red, yellow, and blue makes a serious style statement.
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I am constantly browsing street style photos. There's nothing I love more than finding new trends, inspiration, and unique clothing combinations. 

Today, I've rounded up three outfits from streets all over the world, that beautifully use primary colors. As the bases for all other colors (see our guide to using the color wheel in fashion for more), primary colors typically work, no matter how you pair them. Read on to see how I recreated each outfit.

Look 1: Red Leather Skirt & Mustard Sweater

Photo: Elle

Photo: Elle

This outfit combines a classic shape and a fun twist of color. The yellow and red give the look some flavor, while the structured bag and pencil skirt ooze class. I love that the skirt is leather. The material adds another little twist to this outfit's classic cut.

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Products: Sweater, Bag, Skirt

Look 2: Floral Dress & Yellow Heels

Photo: Elle

Photo: Elle

Pair a blue and red floral dress with bright accessories to recreate this look. Sunny shoes and a bright cross-body bag complement the hints of color on the dress. Top the look off with another sassy accessory, cat-eye sunnies.

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Products: Glasses, Shoes, Bag, Dress

Look 3: Bold Dress & Striped Socks

Photo: Elle

Photo: Elle

I love this outfit's quirky combination of bright color and edgy accessories. To get this look, pair a bright red dress with loafers and striped socks. Accessorize with layered necklaces and classic aviators. French braids are optional, but they're definitely not taking away from the look.

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Products: Shoes, Necklaces, Dress, Socks, Sunglasses

What do you think?

Which of these looks is your favorite? Would you rock a primary colored outfit? Let us know by leaving a comment.