When it comes to prints, florals have made their sartorial mark over the years and they have become more exciting every time– innovative shapes, fabrications and print designs make florals a fun new addition to your wardrobe. It has been used to make a fashion statement for centuries, they keep making an impact from the runway to everyday street style.
Floral outfits at one point in time were avoided because people believed wearing a floral piece would make you look ‘matronly’. However, that ideology changed a couple of years ago as social media suddenly started bursting with fun floral designs. The greenhouse effect is still happening right now!
If you want to catch on to this trend, here are some tips to help you join the floral trend.
Florals can be tastefully done it just depends on the colours as well as the cut. A floral pant paired with a solid coloured blouse gives you a girly but brave look.
Adding a burst of colour with your floral piece is just what you need. You can mix it up with solid colours according to the background on the piece.
Use it to make a bold statement: Interjecting a floral piece takes having a keen eye but if you can’t be bothered then a simple maxi dress can do the trick.
Florals can be very bold and so to tone it down you could go for an uber-feminine feel, for example, adding a solid coloured blazer to a floral dress.
Mix and match: To be stylish means you have to be creative and you have to have an ‘attitude’.
Accessorize: With floral prints, all you need to do is accessorize with colours that you can find on the print.
Match up your pastels: Rather than tone down your floral, you could work it up. For example, if your floral dress if filled up with feminine and pastel colours then you should match the pastels on the dress with accessories of similar or like colours.
Below are some floral style inspiration for you.