Not All Florals Are Created Equal: Here Are the Top 3 Trends for Summer 2018

It’s a pretty safe bet that florals will never be out of style for spring and summer, but much like all fashion, micro-trends come and go. Here, the top three floral prints that are taking the lead for summer ’18. Now the only question left is, which one will we wear first?

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Ditsy Daisies

These tiny buds are sometimes referred to as Liberty prints, a reference to the British fabric manufacturer Liberty London, which first helped the miniature print become popular in the ’20s. And now they’re back with a vengeance. Play up their girly nature with a dainty sundress or get a little edgy with a faux-leather moto or boho jumpsuit.

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Tropical Fronds

Ah, we can practically taste that first drop of piña colada just by looking at this beachy print. Giant colorful fronds and bright citrus-inspired hues look best when paired with either neutral-toned accessories or equally loud patterns.

graphic 60s inspired floral prints are trending
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Graphic Blooms

Think artsy, ’60s-esque blossoms and buds. And hey, while we’re taking inspiration from the Mod movement, why not pair these bold prints with stark white shoes, bags or sunnies? Looking groovy, baby.

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