Prairie inspired pieces of clothing are going to be popular with the fashion set this season. Think floaty skirts, chambray denim, and floppy felt hats. The look is a bit sleeker and more refined that past ‘boho’ trends. Take inspiration from the following prairie inspired pieces.
Price: $135.00 at us.topshop.com
This chiffon maxi dress would make a feminine addition to any wardrobe. The tiered design creates the appearance of floaty layers. The duck egg blue is a wonderful neutral colour. The fairly ‘basic’ design means that this dress could also be styled to suit a range of current trends. For a prairie inspired look, try pairing it with some tan leather accessories and throwing a faded denim shirt over the top.
Price: $14.34 at asos.com
A versatile skinny belt is a must in any wardrobe. Worn around the hips or around the waist, you can’t go wrong with this tan leather-look belt. This belt has an embossed floral design and gold-tone buckle fastening. Use this belt to cinch in a voluminous dress or top.
Price: $50.00 at us.topshop.com
This felt floppy hat is a wonderful way to top off an outfit full of prairie inspired pieces. It features a contrasting band and heart cutout details around the edge. The camel colour is on-trend and very versatile. It is made from 100% wool and is machine washable.
Price: $340.00 at net-a-porter.com
This tiered dress would be an easy-to-wear option for the summer months. It features a v-neck with a scalloped collar, adjustable straps, and a drawstring waist. The tiered skirt is fun and playful. Pair this dress with some strappy leather sandals and a tooled leather satchel for a cool and casual look.
Price: $25.00 at dorothyperkins.com
This leather-look purse is a great way to accessorise a prairie inspired outfit. It features tooled edging and an antique-look turnlock fastening. The light tan colour is versatile and very fashionable. Use it to store your cash and cards, and carry it as a clutch or pop it in your handbag.
Price: $285.00 at lagarconne.com
If basic prairie inspired pieces are what you’re after, then look for something similar to this chambray shirt. This long-sleeved shirt features a button down front, mandarin collar, and gathering at the shoulders. It is a relaxed fit, and the length hits just below the hip. Wear this shirt with tucked into a full cream or floral skirt to work the prairie trend.
Price: $330.00 at net-a-porter.com
This lace skirt is so sweet and feminine. It features an elasticised waist, sheer handkerchief hem, and is fully lined. The ruffle detailing and contrasting lace patterns give the skirt a wonderful textured finish. Pair this skirt with a denim shirt, leather wedges, and tan accessories for a sleek and sophisticated look.
Price: $44.00 at us.topshop.com
As far as prairie inspired pieces go, I’d say a floppy straw hat is a must. It’s by far the easiest way to inject a bit of this trend into your outfit. This particular straw hat features a tan band detail and open weaving around the edges. Wear this with floaty cream maxis and burnished gold accents.
What are your thoughts on this trend? Do any of the above prairie inspired pieces catch your eye?
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