Women across the region would be refocusing their wardrobes for the new season. Know that a huge trend on the fall of 2017 catwalks, polka dots are still sticking around for the spring season. Whether a renewed obsession with Lady Diana’s wardrobe or a return to over femininity, fashion has really gone too spotty this spring season.
So, if you are someone who associates polka dots with the Minnie Mouse or the birthday party dresses that you wore when you were a little girl, it is now time for you to reconsider the strikingly versatile print. There are multiple ways in which polka dots can be worn. From chiffon dresses worn with sock boots to monochromatic sheer skirts and blouses, polka dots are surely making a style statement this spring. Know that the pattern is not just for the catwalk, but for real life, too. Find out some of the classy ways in which you can put together the perfect polka dot ensembles:
#1 Dotty Eveningwear
Observed At: Rodarte Spring 2018
The Look: The dainty polka dots were scattered evenly across fluffy tulle evening gowns, purposely feminine yet style with an eccentric, quintessentially fairytale edge.
Team up With: You can wear your spotty dress with floral hard wear and flowers deftly placed in your hair to capture the vibe at Rodarte.
#2 The New Way to Poolside Chic
Observed At: Jacquemus Spring 2018
The Look: With a retro twist, maison Jacquemus presented an edgy way to approach beach-bound key pieces. This is the 2018-way to hit the sun lounger with a supersized straw sunhat, irregular smatterings of dots, and barely-there sandals.
Team up With: You can team up with primary colors giving your swimwear the pop art treatment.
#3 Graphic Go-Getter
Observed At: Carolina Herrera Spring 2018
The Look: Carolina Herrera had a pixelated edge with the dotty pencil skirts and matching tops dynamically styled to mean business. The attire lends a look of office environments or power lunch meetings.
Team up With: Wear this simply with a slick of red lipstick
#4 A is for Abstract
Observed At: Jason Wu Spring 2018
The Look: This Jason Wu’s dotted key pieces were in-built with zero-effort cool. The edgy collages of different spots in an asymmetric cut bring a fresh twist to the classic print. Though it is still monochrome.
Team up With: There is no need for fussy accessories. Just sky-high stilettos and confidence. Such dresses do all the talking.
#5 Supersize your Sports
Observed At: Junya Watanabe Spring 2018
The Look: These oversized spots with a punk-rock twist get dialed down with the addition of sneakers and exaggerated punk accents.
Team up With: There are no rules here. So, just innovate and have fun.