Posts tagged "polka dots"

Must Haves: Polka Dots For Grown-Ups

I love wearing polka dots, and most of the time I could care less about how loud they look because I just want to look cheerful, dammit. Sometimes though, a gal wants to look like a functional adult despite her semi-whimsical choice of pattern. Click through for ten polka dot pieces that are fit for a grown-ass woman.

By: Claire Hannum / February 28, 2015

Style Stealer: Naomi Watts’ Preppy Polka Dots

Naomi Watts looked like a picture of preppy perfection while running errands in Beverly Hills the other day in a polka dot blouse, sweater vest, and loafers. Want to steal her style for yourself? We’ve got all the pieces (for 70 bucks or less!) after the jump…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 21, 2013

How Are We Feeling About This Polka Dot Blazer?

My boyfriend is a stylish dude. He works in fashion and he dresses like a total dandy. As such, I have very little sense of what is normal guy fashion. Like, take this Mike Ruiz for J.Cheikh blazer. I think it’s amazing, and I’d be stoked if my boyfriend had the balls to wear something…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 15, 2012

Style Stealer: Rosario Dawson’s Pretty Polka Dots

I love me some Rosario Dawson–she’s smart, talented, beautiful, and a proud feminist. Dream girl status. This fabulous outfit she wore out and about in New York earlier this week is pretty perfect too: the head-to-toe black is undeniably cool, but sweet details like polka dots and a mini bag keep it from being too…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 27, 2012

Well Played: Isla Fisher Is Perfect In Polka Dots

I love Isla Fisher. I love her sense of humor and her red hair and the fact that she can talk about tea bagging on a morning news program and it’s inexplicably charming. And I love this tan polka dot dress she wore to take her adorable daughters Olive (in a coordinating polka dot shirt)…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 11, 2012

Style Stealer: Alexa Chung’s Polka Dotted Passion

Model/presenter Alexa Chung was all polka dots and bangs last week’s launch of the W Hotel’s new “Four Stories” Film Series. Chung always looks good, but we especially like how this outfit manages to so chicly combat the mind-blowingly disgusting NYC humidity. After the jump, we give you everything necessary to pull off Chung’s cool look.

By: Julie Gerstein / August 14, 2012

Black And White And Cute All Over

I am the nation’s foremost appreciator of polka dots, so much so that when Julie once wore a polka dot dress to work I yelled at her not to gank my style. I’ll reclaim my rightful place on the throne with these adorable black-and-white flats from Old Navy! The price tag is easy on my…

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 8, 2012

All Dotty: Louis Vuitton’s Yayoi Kusama Collaboration

We’ve long been obsessed with the life and art of Yayoi Kusama, the Japanese artist who has obsessively made polka dot art for the last forty years. It seems Louis Vuitton shares our interest — and has released images of its collection inspired by Kusama.

Sadly, the collection is only available in a…

By: Julie Gerstein / July 9, 2012

Must Haves: 10 Perfect Polka Dot Pieces

Polka dots! So cute! So spring-like! So much verve and personality! Wear ‘em, okay? They’ll perk you right up. After the jump, 10 polka-perfect options.

By: Julie Gerstein / May 19, 2012

Style Stealer: Taylor Swift’s Pretty In Polka Dots

Generally, Taylor Swift’s style isn’t really my thing. She’s very girly and while I like girly touches, I like a little bit of edge. So I surprised myself when I saw these photos of Taylor and thought, Dang, I totally want to steal that look. Actually, this is a look I think would look adorable…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 18, 2012

Shopping Guide: Polka Dot Love

Polka dots are no longer the pattern of choice for only Minnie Mouse impersonators. Those of us who’ve spent our adult years maturing are loving the print that screams par-tay now that it’s gone sophisticated. Here are 12 of our favorite fashions and accessories for adding a little or a lot of polka dots in

By: Annika Harris / October 16, 2011

Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Polka Dot Tweezers

Keep your eyebrows neat and you’ll always look like you have it together, whether you’re in full makeup or didn’t even bother putting on concealer. But unlike lipsticks, mascaras, and eye shadows, tweezers don’t change from season to season, and buying a new pair generally isn’t very exciting. These special edition polka dot-covered tweezers, however,…

By: Catherine Strawn / April 28, 2010

Your Daily Shoe Porn: Polka Dot

Tabitha Simmons Betsy polka dot silk heels, $1,170…

By: Susannah Breslin / April 8, 2010