Posts tagged "florals"

NYFW Trend Forecast: Frisky Florals

Florals were everywhere this season but employed in a variety of ways. At Prabal Gurung, the flowers were bright and graphic, while Suno’s florals were muted and pale. And at Duro Olowu, the florals offered a cheery pop of color. Check out our gallery of some of our favorite floral looks and let us know…

Julie Gerstein / September 18, 2012

Celeb Street Style Spotlight: Florals, Florals, Everywhere!

Floral prints are everywhere right now: they’re decorating dresses, pants, blouses, skirts, and purses. Celebrities are flocking to this trend like bees to, well, flowers, and we couldn’t help but round up some examples of floral street style. Click through to check out celebs like Rihanna, Hilary Duff, Eva Mendes, and Katy Perry getting their…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 14, 2012

Cheap & Chic: This Mary Katrantzou Dress For Less

We love this Mary Katrantzou floral bustier dress. We don’t love its $1,820 price tag. So we endeavored to find a floral dress with the same look and feel, at a fraction of the cost. Click through to see how our options stack up.

Julie Gerstein / August 2, 2012

Must Haves: 10 Fabulous Floral Purses

When it comes to purses, the sensible thing to do is to buy a neutral bag that goes with everything, but hey, who says bright florals aren’t a neutral? Okay, okay, maybe these purses aren’t the most versatile or understated, but they will definitely provide a sartorial exclamation point for your outfit. Try mixing them…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 22, 2012

Style Stealer: Keira Knightley Does Florals With Her Fiancé

I often wonder aloud how the guy from Klaxons, a terrible band, managed to score babe Keira Knightley, but that is neither here nor there. Keira’s long-running tenure as, you know, Elizabeth Swan paved the way for her public entity, but in the last few years she’s really proved herself as one to be watched,…

Rachel Krause / July 4, 2012

Must Haves: 10 Hot Hawaiian Prints

Hawaiian prints were all over the spring and resort runways this year–from Stella McCartney, Dries Van Noten and more. And now that it’s summer, it finally seems appropriate to break them out. While Hawaiian shirts might traditional be the purview of men, we’ve found girly, feminine interpretations of the trend for ladies. Check ‘em out!

Julie Gerstein / June 9, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Flower Prints Inspired By Peter Som

We couldn’t help but fall a little bit for Peter Som’s exuberant, larger-than-life flower prints in his Spring/Summer 2012 collection. But one thing we can’t abide — or afford — is Som’s exorbitant designer prices. So we’ve searched around and found 10 pieces that evoke the same sense of joy and happiness that Som’s flowers do, without…

Julie Gerstein / September 9, 2011

Sliding Scale: Espadrille Wedges, Floral Tops, & Trench Coats

Three big trends for spring to fit every budget!

We’re stoked that espadrilles are making a big comeback this season because they’re the ultimate multi-purpose shoe. They’re the sort of dress-up/dress-down accessory that works particularly well with jeans and simple dresses. We’re loving the candy-colored varieties that are popping up all over…

Leonora Epstein / March 29, 2009

Fashion Slideshow: Fall Florals

Floral prints don’t have the greatest fashion reputation. Stuffy garden party outfits, your grandmother’s bedspread, every dress Elaine ever wore on Seinfeld — these are the stuff of fashion nightmares. This fall, flowery fabrics are cropping up all over the place. Even though spring is generally thought of as the flower power season, pair these…

Leonora Epstein / September 17, 2008