Even though not all fashion people are the fan of Outlander, it’s undeniable that the classic pattern of plaid or tartan is dominating the runway and streets. With the legions of tartan-inspired outfits popping out everywhere on the streets at New York, London, and Milan for Fashion Week, it has truly impressive that the familiar plaid is coming back in full swing. Whether dress up entirely in plaid pants and blazer, pull on a patchwork check edge, or swap a gingham button down shirt, the colorful pattern is so delightful and summery that we cannot resist to give it a try.
In fashion, the distinctive different designs truly excite us. Plaid may seem common and ageless. But for this summer season, the fashion designers did full on envelope-pushing on the variations of the print and delivered some amazing easy to wear stylish items. Whether you’re drawn to ’90s grunge, traditional Scottish tartans, or unapologetically bright colors, designers have blurred the lines of past tartan fads. When it comes to checks, almost anything goes.
The bold colorful print works from winter to summer. Plaid can enhance any ensembles with a sophisticated casual touch to turn heads. To ease into the trend, plaid shoes or handbags can give it a sharp update on sleek and subdued attire. But don’t be afraid to mix prints so thirst as the colors are in harmony and the size of the checks are different enough to constitute the pairing look reflect. So pick up an item that works with your style feeling or find an oldie but goodie from your closet. Now is just the right delay to rouse playing with plaid.