Gingham got a makeover! The checkered print was a hit in the 50s and 60s, but designers have revamped the retro print. Altuzarra, Michael Kors, Oscar de la Renta and Diane Von Furstenberg found ways to make the retro print sexy and edgy. Drop the whimsical similarities and think sexy. Some pieces include high slits and slim silhouettes.
Wanna get into gingham? Here are five ways to take the trend out for a test drive.
Teaming a gingham peplum top with a sleek pencil skirt can give the print a sophisticated look that’s perfect for the work place.
Saturday Day Date
If you’re bold try a double dose of gingham. I promise, you won’t look like a 60′s pin up girl. Pair your pieces with sleek solid colored heels.
The checkered print can also be sexy. Team a simple shirt dress with gladiator sandals and a leather jacket for a edgy look.
The flirty hemline on this gingham skirt teamed with these fun pink pumps scream Sunday brunch with the girls.
You can never go wrong with a pair of boyfriend jeans and gingham. It’s the perfect casual Saturday combination. I’m sure this may become your go to weekend look.
Sweeties, what do you think of the trend? If you love it , grab a few gingahm pieces below: