"In fashion - one day you're 'in' and the next you're 'out'" (Heidi Klum). Fashion is unforgiving. Silhouettes, colors, patterns...what's on-trend one season may go style-extinct the next. Do large puffed shoulders or velour tracksuits bring back any memories? If not - you may have blinked and missed them. However, like the Little Black Dress, every now and then fashion introduces us to something we can no longer live without: The icon.
From its universal recognizability to the luxury and - dare we say - ferociousness it symbolizes, everything about thee trend for fall, is iconic. We're talking about the return of animal prints. Leopard, jaguar, tiger, snake - and even bovine - filled the pre-season runways of every designer and fashion house. From Tom Ford's electric green cheetah print suits to Roberto Cavalli's metallic blue snake print separates - this iconic print is at the forefront of fall fashion.
With this past evolution, animal prints have grown into vast and accessible areas. This may be the first time in fashion where animal print is truly for everyone. Fashion now considers animal prints to be new neutrals. The repetitive shapes and soft earth tones of animal prints give both wearers and designers a canvas to paint upon. From subtly-saturated cheetah print casual dresses to curve-hugging cocktail dresses, it's easy to incorporate animal print into your own style.
If you're ready to find an animal print dress that matches your personal style - check out the section below!
Find My Print
Holly is an always-flattering mixi dress with a knee-length lining underneath for a subdued, yet flirty feel. Pair cheetah print Holly with a cardigan for work, then add a pair of dangling earrings to wear out for dinner or to a party.
Stevie is your new favorite day dress. This beautiful printed chiffon dress is fully lined and features a V-cutout with a silver bar for added flair. The matching printed chiffon sleeves provide subtle coverage with a slit up to the elbow for added movement. Stevie is great from play to daytime events.
Simple yet sophisticated, Lizzie's figure-flattering design is all about maximum coverage. From a form-fitting silhouette to side tucks that create dimension throughout the mid-section, you'll love every inch of this fleur-dis-lis and cheetah print dress.
With this show-stopping dress, you'll stand out at any cocktail party or evening occasion. Celine wraps your body to accentuate your figure, while never making you feel constricted. Whether you keep it simple and wear Celine with an open toe shoe or add some jewelry and a sheer black shawl, you'll be comfortably classy all night.
This version of our classic Stevie has a striking print that's perfect for an evening dancing with friends! The printed stretch jersey knit fabric glides over the body, while matching long chiffon sleeves provide subtle coverage. The sleeves feature a slit up to the elbow for added flair and movement.
Ready to take your wardrobe into the wild?