Floral clothes sure know how to stick around. They seem to be reinvented with each season’s trends. While floral clothing tends to conjure up images of bohemian or ditsy grunge style, there’s been a trend towards more preppy floral print clothes lately. The look is a focus on cleaner lines and silhouettes. Think clothing such as structured blazers and tailored trousers. Take some inspiration from the following preppy floral clothes.
Price: $250.00 at net-a-porter.com
When dressing preppy, you can’t go past a crisp collar. This cream silk shirt features a collared design and features a pale blue and red flower bud print. For a polished look, team it wit cropped trousers and patent ballet flats.
Price: $355.00 at lagarconne.com
This shirtdress features a vintage-looking floral print. It has a fairly tailored design and features a buttoned front placket, buttoned cuffs, and belted waist. Floral clothing like this dress would look great teamed with lace up brogues and a messenger style satchel.
Price: $96.00 at us.topshop.com
This playsuit has a decidedly preppy ‘tennis’ inspired design and all over floral print. Perfect for wearing at the country club, no? Finish the look off with a pair of white lace up shoes and a visor.
Price: $45.00 at us.dorothyperkins.com
Bold floral print clothes are where it’s at this season, and this pencil skirt is just one way to incorporate the trend into your wardrobe. Tuck in a simple white blouse and wear with a pair of coloured pumps for a stylish look.
Price: $495.00 at lagarconne.com
I bet it’s been a while since you’ve heard the term ‘skort’, right? Somewhere in between a skirt and shorts, the skort is something that just screams preppy. This pair features a an all over floral and leaf print. They’re quite voluminous, so balance them out with a fitted top.
Price: $75.00 at us.topshop.com
The design of this dress is quite preppy and 50s/60s inspired. It comes in a bold blue and white China floral pattern and features lattice detailing at the back. Floral clothes like this dress would look great teamed with a polished hairdo, pearl jewellery, and Mary-Jane shoes.
Price: $35.00 at us.dorothyperkins.com
This casual collared shirt features an all-over yellow and green floral print. It has a concealed button placket, front pockets, and tabbed sleeves. Wear this floral shirt buttoned up to the top and teamed with high waisted denim shorts and loafers for a preppy chic look.
Price: $60.00 at us.topshop.com
Floral clothes are always a popular option for the spring/summer months, and these shorts are no exception. They’d be perfect for creating a casual weekend outfit. Wear these shorts with a sleeveless collared blouse, brogues, and satchel bag for a decidedly preppy look.
When styling floral clothes to create a preppy look, stick to more fitted and tailored silhouettes. Preppy floral clothing is a smart alternative to the more prominent free-spirited boho style. What do you think of these styles of floral clothes?
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