…how ground breaking…”
— Miranda Priestly, Devil Wears Prada.
Well, it’s spring again, and the stores are bursting with floral prints. It seems every spring we are faced with the same offerings.
There are ways to give florals a modern update, while still celebrating the warmth of spring. Colours, textures and other prints can each give florals an update.
If your wardrobe is bursting with florals, here are some ideas to consider:
Floral and stripe
This combination, right, works because it is anchored by the navy in both the striped top and floral skirt. Also, prints mix well when the scale of one is larger than the other.
In this cute top, left, the floral print is a larger scale than the stripes.
Floral and Polka Dots
Another fresh combination, left, is a great floral print and classic polka dots (left).
In this print combination, you can see the fabulous effect scale has. Mottled floral pattern in the background, with a large dot print.
And, if florals are not for you at all, try mixing dots and stripes (below) – very fresh for spring!
I hope this gives you some inspiration to liven up your own floral prints for spring!