The infusion of flowers into the Spring Collections is as permanent a fixture on the runways as the models themselves. Ne’r a Spring runway season has passed without the explosive use of this colorful print. Flowers are nature’s gift to us, a sign of fresh starts… and they must be admired and nurtured as their beauty is fleeting. I loved the use of floral prints on the Spring 2016 runways, and that long withstanding trend has made it safely into our retail channels.
I’ve shown 3 of my favorite flower-power looks from Oscar de la Renta, Etro, and Calvin Klein (below) and have found what I think are 3 great shoppable translations of the trend for you. ‘Tis the season, and being on trend this Spring means taking your seat at the garden party…
Look 1: Oscar de la Renta inspired Adrianna Papell pleated sheath Matelassé dress found for $265 at johnlewis.com
Look 2: Etro inspired Free People So Divine romper found for $128 at shopbop.com
Look 3: Calvin Klein inspired Phase Eight Kazumi maxi dress found for $87 at johnlewis.com
Stay tuned for more Spring 2016 Trend Translations!