Most anyone can find that one (or those ten) outfits in their closet that offer a vivid floral print or dainty floral pattern. Are are floral prints still in fashion? Those in the know seem to think florals have a place on nearly every runway.
Are floral prints in style?
Consider Anna Wintour, best known as the editor-in-chief of Vogue magazine, a go-to source for fashionistas everywhere. Wintour’s style has evolved over the years, but she is still known to don a beautiful floral print for certain events. In fact, this year’s runways were full of petal power with bright prints and metallic blooms. Even muted stem wear that will compliment a range of wearers.
So how can you pull off this year’s flourishing florals without getting overwhelmed? Pair a matching floral skirt and top like those from Simone Rocha. Or simply dress up a pair of jeans with some cute ballerinas from Marc Jacobs. Even men can get in on the floral trend with a pair of printed shorts or a full length Thakoon coat. Enhance your evening out with Dacade ‘Gindy’ pumps or some Manolo Blahnik satin pumps with a flirty floral print. The key to successful florals is in the accessories. Avoid overloading your look with a accessories that are trendy chic without overpowering your outfit. In addition, give your floral print dress flair with solid shoes and basic jewelry to compliment the color. Add a lightweight solid color wrap or blazer to your floral dress for an additional pop of color. There is truly a way for everyone to enjoy the floral trend this year.
Celebrities wearing floral prints
Even the celebrity world is embracing the floral flare-up in a range of different ways. Jennifer Lawrence was spotted on the red carpet wearing a Dior Haute Couture gown with a colorful floral printed top half and solid black floor length skirt. Reece Witherspoon stunned in a knee length silk, floral print dress, while Beyonce paired a white, floral print with a bright pump that drew the eye. The celebrity world is embracing the colorful florals that should be filling your closet.
How will you embrace this trend into your style?
Regardless of how you choose to add florals to your look, whether every day or only on special occasion, fear not the floral. This writer looks forward to finding the perfect little silk dress that will go from the office to dinner with friends on any summer evening. So get focused and find the floral that best fits your style.