Stand out this season in the bold and daring checkerboard pattern. As seen on the runway and the streets, this hot trend can suit every woman if balanced right. Whether finding the perfect dress or a statement trouser, this look can be worn in many ways. We love this modern spin on a classic print. Check out our round up of the ultimate checkered print pieces that you can easily incorporate into your wardrobe!
Arizona Muse made an appearance in a head-to-toe yellow ensemble. The perfect mix between sheer fabrics and a casual silhouette makes this outfit pop, yet wearable. Sometimes more is more! Get The Look: check out the J. Crew Café Windowpane-Check Capri Pants ($199) and Asos Curve Lace T-Shirt with Check-Print ($38).
Jessica Alba shined in a chess print dress earlier this season. Sticking to the classics, she paired her look with red lips and black accessories. The result? An elegant take on this printed craze that looks timeless and chic. Get The Look: with the Bailey 44 ‘Pile Up’ Dress ($174) and TopShop’s Monochrome Mini Dress ($38).
Miroslava Duma was spotted in a hip matching jacket and dress combo, successfully flaunting the trend. Sticking to neutrals made this print on print ensemble easy on the eye, yet glamorous. Pairing her look with a delicate bow and chunky heels has made her a stand out. Get The Look: try Marc by Marc Jacobs Gauze Check Knit Top ($148) and Funktional’s DPI Shorts ($69).
In-Between the Lines:
Camilla Belle opted for a checked Michael Kors suit in an unexpected twist. In her look, the print was slightly more modern and geometric. To play up the checkered trend, try a grid-line design that could easily be worn together or separate for an edgy look. Want to give it a shot? Get The Look: with Tibi’s Checkered Short Sleeve Dress ($150) and Hello Parry’s Intazia Check Print Top ($42).
by Danielle Idan
Photos: Instyle, Harpers Bazaar, Stylenews, Grazia Daily.