Animal print is a big trend right now, like it has always been. Animal print coats, animal print shoes and animal print bags are making waves in Hollywood. Enough proof that safari print is really trendy.
A mixture of military and tribal prints, animal print is a very posh, elegant layout to style. The secret is learning to get the right look, learning how to wear animal print.
Get the trendiest look with animal print
This wild print is easy to tame, and when done right, is a head-turner. There are 5 ways you can style it.
1. Animal print under your military-style jacket
Be right on trend by trying a hint of animal print under your military jacket.
Get yourself a cropped military jacket that’s ultra-fashionable and smart, in black or navy blue preferably with gold buttons. Wear your jacket over a trendy animal print top. Tame your upper outfit with nude/brown/white pants, depending on your animal print’s background. Tuck in.
It’s even sexier if your top is a leopard or zebra print with gold details around the neck. Your target becomes matching your jacket’s color with the overall shade of your animal print while making the bling of all the gold details the accent of this look.
2. In wearing animal print to work, stick with work-friendly colors
You can easily wear animal print to the office. But if you do so, stick to workwear-friendly colors and in minimum amount.
It can be white long-sleeves with details of animal print on the chests, layered with gray drape cardigan and paired with black pants. If you’re unsure, just wear a slim animal print scarf.
3. Update an outfit with animal print accessories
A simple way to update an outfit is by wearing animal print accessory. Animal print shoes, necklace, bag, bangles, or earrings.
Make sure to blend the colors. Your clothes’ and accessories’ prints must work harmoniously together.
4. Wear jackets with tie-belts over animal print
Whether you wear an animal print dress or an animal print top, opting for jackets with belts is another way of getting a trendy look.
Jackets with belts flatter an hourglass and give definition to apple shapes.
5. Tame an animal print with muted colors
Animal print tamed by layers of muted colors gives a wild yet elegant trendy charm.
Take an A-line animal print top, preferably reaching below your second hips, and pair it with nude (depending on your skin tone) shorts. Wear over your top a nude blazer, open buttons with rolled sleeves. Throw in a bright three-toned bag plus matching accessories to complete the look.
If yours is animal print dress and you want to let it make the statement, tame it with a muted color scarf and a peep toe nude heels. No accessories.
How do you wear animal print? What styling tricks do you use to give it a trendy look?