Trend Watch: Moody Blue Hues on the Runway

Designers had a serious case of the blues this fall, from brilliant cobalt hues to deep shades of navy.

16 photos
1/16
Getty Images
Cobalt blue hues were a major trend on the Fall 2011 runways.
2/16
Getty Images
Designers had a serious case of the blues this fall, from brilliant, bold hues to deep shades of navy. At Diane von Furstenberg, a stand-out cobalt coat was layered over a long navy dress.
3/16
Sandy Krause
Blumarine explored complimentary shades of dusty in their '60s-inspired fall collection.
4/16
Getty Images
Chanel Haute Couture took a moody turn for fall, particularly with this deep navy mermaid gown covered in metallic beads.
5/16
Getty Images
A royal blue jumpsuit by Derek Lam featured a flattering wrap-around top.
6/16
Getty Images
Preen's gorgeous blue-violet separates were right in step with the season's jewel tone trend.
7/16
Getty Images
At Gucci, a glamorous aqua silk shirt dress was styled with a matching blue fur stole.
8/16
Barbara Epaloose
Jason Wu paired elegant lace separates with brilliant cobalt skirts and trousers for a classic, colorful look.
9/16
Getty Images
Yigal Azrouel gave a classic menswear-inspired blazer and collared shirt a feminine twist by styling them with a bold blue skirt.
10/16
Getty Images
Jenni Kayne's super wearable fall collection included plush cashmere sweaters with matching satin pencil skirts.
11/16
Getty Images
Lanvin's pretty ruched party dress came in a range of colors, but we particularly liked this rich navy hue.
12/16
Getty Images
Thakoon's statement-making overcoat in bright blue is right on top of our fall wish list.
13/16
Getty Images
A bright cobalt sundress at Malandrino was made fall-perfect with a leather jacket and floppy felt hat.
14/16
Dick Johnson
Marc Jacobs' blue patent pencil skirt would pair perfectly with simple ballet flats and a simple button-down blouse.
15/16
AP
Phillip Lim gave this silky cobalt blouse a tough-girl edge by adding brown leather sleeves.
16/16
Getty Images
Rag & Bone mixed cobalt blue with burnt sienna shades for a totally fresh fall look.
Contact Us