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Colour outside the lines: Bright is the new black

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Colour outside the lines: Bright is the new black

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Colour outside the lines: Bright is the new black

How to rock colour: The anti-mellow yellow

Cause a whirl of flashing lights when you cruise by photographers wearing this whimsical shade. Afraid of going bold? Toughen up your outfit with tomboy accessories and statement sunglasses. READ MORE: How to navigate a super strict dress code

By: Madison Schill Source: Imaxtree.com Credits: ELLE Canada

Colour outside the lines: Bright is the new black

How to rock colour: Yellow

Diane von Furstenberg lillie printed silk-georgette gown ($800 USD), at net-a-porter.com; Adidas Originals Superstar 80's all over white trainers ($232.73), at asos.com; Dior 'So Real' 48mm Sunglasses ($775.81), at dior.com; Pamela Love telepathy ring in sterling silver ($136 USD), at pamelalovenyc.com; Jimmy Choo floral jacquard foldover clutch ($310 USD), at lanecrawford.com. READ MORE: 9 iconic sneakers you should invest in this summer

By: Madison Schill Source: ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

Colour outside the lines: Bright is the new black

How to rock colour: Fun in the sun(dress)

Every day is brighter with a statement-making summer frock. Take the sundress up a notch by making it a maxi and add a chic hat for sophisticated allure. READ MORE: ELLE Canada goes to the biggest ball of the year

By: Madison Schill Source: Imaxtree.com Credits: ELLE Canada

Colour outside the lines: Bright is the new black

How to rock colour: Baby blue

Giles pleated cotton shirtdress ($1,256 USD), at matchesfashion.com; Yestadt Millinery omega straw fish hat ($171), at bonadrag.com; Johnston & Murphy ‘Laney' quarter strap sandal ($273.81), at nordstrom.com; Coach duffle shoulder bag in pebble leather ($277 USD), at coach.com. READ MORE: What to wear to every Canadian music festival this summer

By: Madison Schill Source: ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

Colour outside the lines: Bright is the new black

How to rock colour: Statement crop top

Colour and crop tops are a dynamic duo–especially when paired with killer confidence. This getup? Oh so editor-approved. READ MORE: Overalls are officially the modern girl's little black dress

By: Madison Schill Source: Imaxtree.com Credits: ELLE Canada

Colour outside the lines: Bright is the new black

How to rock colour: Dip-dyed

Tibi satin poplin cropped origami top ($265.00 USD), at tibi.com; Burberry Prorsum degradé skirt ($1,316.26 CAD), at farfetch.com; See Concept sunglasses in jelly blue ($55), at archivesboutique.com; Acne bira black suede sandals ($500 USD), at acnestudios.com; Want Les Essentials De La Vie city shoulder bag in black ($650), at wantessentiels.com. READ MORE: 7 #throwback accessories that are totally making a comeback right now

By: Madison Schill Source: ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

Colour outside the lines: Bright is the new black

How to rock colour: Go bold or go home

Colour is a sure way to solve any wardrobe woe. Here's how to wear brights the right way: 1. Begin with hues that make you feel good. 2. Start small and allow your palette to grow from there. 3. Print this photo out and stick it on your fridge. #colourgoals READ MORE: How to pull off the retro look at work

By: Madison Schill Source: Imaxtree.com Credits: ELLE Canada

Colour outside the lines: Bright is the new black

How to rock colour: Geometric pattern play

Marni multicolor striped top with layered hem ($672 USD), at modaoperandi.com; Judith & Charles rebecca c pant ($265), at judithandcharles.com; Superga cotu glitter sneakers ($103.26), at shopbop.com; Valentino embellished neon leather clutch ($1,702.25), at theoutnet.com. READ MORE: 25 of the hottest summer shorts

By: Madison Schill Source: ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada
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Colour outside the lines: Bright is the new black