POLKA DOTS : HOW TO LOVE THIS COLORFUL TREND

POLKA DOTS

Polka dots are everywhere. Since summer fashion is often fun and flirty, polka dots are the perfect trend. While fashion changes every year and different trends come and go these dots are a summer staple . Therefore when you run out of ideas on how to look flirty and coquettish, always bet on playful  dots. Strangely enough you don't have to go back to far to see polka dots work there magic . Hence  darlings you can use these timeless dots to turn you into the flirtiest girl in town.

POLKA DOTS; A BRIEF HISTORY

Therefore darlings polka dots have oft been considered one of fashion’s most fanciful patterns. In fact this playful fabric has thrilled the young and young-at-heart alike.

Since the term "polka dot" was first spotted in American magazines around the late 1800s it has become commonplace. Actually the dots were named for the polka, the Eastern European dance that was popular at the time.Hence the flirty filled-in circles immediately sparked a pop culture revolution. Still over the next century, they would pop up on everything including. Minnie Mouse’s skirt. At the same time Frank Sinatra crooned about “Polka Dots and Moonbeams”. Meanwhile these coy dots festooned women’s dresses. Therefore look at the films of the 1930s, 40s and, 50s and you'll see dots.

In the same way Brian Hyland’s 1960 number-one hit “Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka Dot Bikini” was one of the most popular tunes of the decade. Moreover from there debute in the 1800s till today these kistchy dots have made us smile.

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POLKA DOTS : SUMMER 2017

Ultimately this playful print appears in many summer collections. Therefore finding its place in my posts for summer 2017 . Whether  in monochromatic colors or summer brights, these dots are trending.

In my opinion this years most classic interpretation of dots is Dolce & Gabbana.Consequently my favorite design duo sprang to life ,with white dots against a black background and vice versa.

While at Givenchy this trendy print was artfully delivered . No doubt what makes us go into raptures are those rainbow dots on a tulle dress with ruffles.

Of course  dots are also spotted at Saint laurent . While at MSGM, red dots appear to be perfected. I have chosen the ulimate polka dot collection enjoy.

Black and white cotton-blend polka-dot shift dress from Dolce & Gabbana featuring a polka dot pattern, a round neck, three-quarter length sleeves and a shift silhouette

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FARFETCH $2,395 | 50% off $1,198

POLKA DOTS
DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE
POLKA DOTS
DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE

Dolce & Gabbana's Spring/Summer 2017 Tropico Italiano show featured holiday inspired designs. This black and white cotton-blend off-shoulder polka-dot dress.

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FARFETCH $2,295 | 50% off $1,148

POLKA DOTS

POLKA DOTS

Black and multicolour polka dot printed dress from Givenchy featuring a scoop neck, a sleeveless design, an all-over print, a fitted silhouette, a straight hem and a short length.

POLKA DOTS

POLKA DOTS

Multicolour silk polka dot ruffled dress from Givenchy featuring a polka dot pattern, a ruffled design and a sheer pane.

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FARFETCH $4,200 | 60% off $1,680

POLKA DOTS

POLKA DOTS

Diane von Furstenberg tricolor polka dot design of artfully crisscrossed panels creates a head-turning moment in this flowy silk maxi.

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NORDSTROM $450

POLKA DOTS

POLKA DOTS

Nude wool blend polka dots print coat from MSGM. While this is a winter item I love this coat. A signature piece to build a wardrobe around.

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FARFETCH $1,626 | 40% off $976

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polka dots

Anna October - panelled polka dot dress.This is a slinky sexy summer dress at a great price.
FARFETCH $741 | 50% off $371

polka dots

polka dots

Blue and white cotton short sleeve shirt dress from Stella McCartney featuring a band collar, a concealed front button placket, short
sleeves, a polka dot pattern, vertical stripes and a high low hemline.

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FARFETCH $835 | 50% off $418

POLKA DOTS

POLKA DOTS

White and red cotton and cotton-silk blend polka dot A-line dress from Delpozo.One of my favorite labels of the year.
FARFETCH $1,671 | 50% off $836

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polka dots

White and black polka dot swimsuit from Dolce & Gabbana featuring spaghetti straps, a sweetheart neckline .

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FARFETCH $695

POLKA DOTS

White and black polka dot swimsuit from Dolce & Gabbana featuring spaghetti straps and a clip fastening.

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FARFETCH $695

POLKA DOTS IN CONCLUSION

While there may be only two months of summer left , shop these great POLKA DOT staples. These classic choices are true investments in your wardrobe . I love the polka dot looks,  and couldn't resist these fabulous retro Dolce and Gabbana  swimsuits. Enjoy and Ciao for now Jandrew

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