Origin of two-tone
Examples from the Web for two-tone
He dresses tackily, in double breasted blazers, two-tone dress shirts, and gold ties.
Chanel recently sent models down the runway with geometric, two-tone manicures.
The two-tone frock accented her rose-colored pumps and highlighted her perfectly coiffed bob and hip silver manicure.Michelle Obama’s Democratic Convention Speech: ‘She Keeps Him Real’|Allison Samuels|September 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
One of them (the dog, not owner) was two-tone, with a chartreuse mane and red ears.China’s Dog-Dyeing Craze: Once Shunned, Pet Pooches Now Embraced|Melinda Liu|July 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Within the first month they were together, Flemmi bought Di Silva a two-tone Cadillac and showered her with jewelry.Whitey Bulger’s Women: Inside the Terror and Glamour of His Ex-Girlfriends|T.J. English|June 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I thought your car was a two-tone car, either a Ford or a Plymouth—now—I don't know.Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
A two-tone "Y-es" with the second unit high-pitched suggests the very opposite of plain "Yes."Certain Success|Norval A. Hawkins
That present snap of two-tone complaint suggested that the land was empty of strangers.Storm Over Warlock|Andre Norton
It is a two-tone, two-colored car, blue body and a cream-colored trim, which extends across the hood.Warren Commission (9 of 26): Hearings Vol. IX (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy