This week we’ll finish up our feature of the latest prints and patterns from Paris, Milan, and London. Use Deb’s shots from Europe’s store windows to identify current pieces in your wardrobe as well as to track down new ones!
“The exotic cultures of the Far East and the islands inspire a range of dimensional, colorful, and dramatic summer patterns. Ikats in color-and-white to vibrant multicolor combinations lead the way with saturated batik patterns coming on strong. Space-dye, variegated yarns, woven effects, and un-dyed/natural materials underscore the importance of this exotic look. Stylized versions of medallions to talismans are best in bold scales, and often featured in black and white punctuated with bright.”