ten color blocking tutorials

Have you tried using color blocking in your sewing yet? If you haven’t, we’ve got some ideas listed here for you today. It’s the process of taking two or more colors and creating “blocks” of color in one ensemble.

10 color blocking tutorials

Come on and join the block party! You’ll see from these ten tutorials that color blocking is very easy to do.
Color blocked Oliver + S patterns

1) Color Blocking 101
2) 10 Stripes Fairy Tale Dress

Color blocked Oliver + S patterns

3) Color Blocked Double Thickness Hem Lazy Days Skirt
4) 3 Stripes Lazy Days Skirt

Color blocked Oliver + S patterns

5) Playtime Tunic with Facings as Collar
6) Fox Playtime Dress

Color blocked Oliver + S patterns

7) Color Blocked Raglan T-shirt
8) Color Blocked Field Trip Cargo Pants

Color blocked Oliver + S patterns

9) Racing Stripe Leggings
10) A-line High Low Hem Color Block T-shirt




  1. I love color blocking. See my child skirt that a child can make along with a doll version: http://www.thelostapron.com/2015/07/color-block-skirt.html

  2. I’m actually working on my first color-blocking project right now and it certainly won’t the last now that I’ve seen all these great ideas. Thanks!

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