From the iconic image of Joan Collins sashaying down the countless red carpets of Dynasty to contemporary fashionistas peppering our social media - the Hadid sisters, Kardashians et al - animal print is a classic that seems to always be on trend.
This popular choice was also the darling of designers, the print featuring in a breathtaking diversity of silhouettes and accessories on F/W 2018 runways across the globe. Everyone from fashion powerhouse Dolce and Gabbana to labels like Balenciaga and Max Mara interpreted the trend in their unique voice. The biggest trend is now perfectly in season with wintry evenings upon us. We bring you our edit for your wardrobe this season featuring everyone’s favourite pattern - animal print!
Animal print speak to your design soul? Then wear it head-to-toe: Dolce & Gabbana’s Giraffe-print tie-neck dress will keep you warm with its snug neck.
Proenza Schouler’s Tiger Print Cut-out Dress is made for a glam evening about town. Flaunt your shoulders in this number, you can always keep warm with a glass of hot brandy!
Believe in leaving the animal outside? Then Victoria Beckham’s Leopard Print Trench Coat is for you! The beautifully tailored silhouette elevates any outfit for a taste of cool, winter chic.
Runways proved to also show a bountiful collection of accessories - the perfect solution for the many out there who might love the print but not wish to be enrobed in its dramatic detailing! Why not pair Balenciaga’s Multicolor New Without Box Glove Hair Zebra Stripes Peep Toe Sandals Pumps with that outfit for brunch with the girls? Subtle, yet unmistakable, this accent is all you need to show off your wild side!
Or perhaps you are looking for choices for your holiday shopping this season? Look no further than Max Mara’s Leopard Print Bags for that friend you know is crazy about animal print! They will think of you everytime they reach for change or carry that bag on a special holiday.
Pull the trend with alike portions of confidence and grace, and watch the classic elevate your print game.