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#SRCOTD: 22 Ways To Rock Cobalt Blue Like A Style Star


Blue, in general, is a calming color that symbolizes depth, stability, confidence, intelligence, loyalty, and strength. One of its shades, cobalt blue dates back to the 8th and 9th centuries. It is a deeper shade of blue that started out being used in Chinese porcelain and was associated with royalty during the middle ages. Fast forward to 2020, the color is still as popular and style stars are opting for cobalt blue whenever their goal is to be all dressed up! How to wear cobalt blue

Cobalt blue in fashion is a bold, elegant color that looks great on all skin tones. It is vibrant, easy to wear, and can be easily transitioned from day to night. No matter how you choose to wear this color, it always looks polished and well put-together.

“For that ‘I am here!’ appeal, pair cobalt blue with orange, red and yellow and watch the crowd turn in your direction.”

Style tip:

Cobalt blue is best paired with striking neutrals like black, white and tan, or you can opt for patterned separates for laid-back ease. For that “I am here!” appeal, pair cobalt blue with orange, red and yellow and watch the crowd turn in your direction. The beautiful thing about this hue is that it goes well with so many other colors including metallics like silver and gold. How to wear cobalt blue

Take a cue from certified Style Ravens on how to style one of the hottest shades out there… 


1. An almost monochrome look

Boity Thulo
Mercy Eke


Juliette Foxx
Kome Osalor

2. With denim

Jennifer Williams

3. Pair with white

Nancy Isime
Jennifer Oseh

4. Pair with orange

Angel Obasi

5. In a colored threesome

Cobalt blue
Yamiko Sadler

6. Pair with black

Mercy Aigbe
Alicia / Hint of Glamour
Cobalt blue
Joselyn Dumas
Cobalt blue
Kika Osunde

7. Pair with gold

Gbemi O

8. With complementing colored accessories

Adewunmi Erhabor
Jennifer Oseh

9. Contrast with red

Chic Ama

10. Layer on print

Cobalt blue
Melissa Holdbrook-Akposoe

11. Pair with nude / tan

Cobalt blue
Chikaodili Nna-Udosen

How do you prefer to wear your cobalt blue pieces? Let us know in the comment section below.

Originally published March 27, 2019. Regularly updated to include the latest looks.

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