Take a cue from seasoned style setters and up your fashion IQ with these five basic fabric patterns.
Learning the foundation of a timeless style won’t be complete without the principles of basic fabric patterns. From houndstooth to leopard prints, increase your fashion IQ and stay in-the-know of your future outfit choices – make sure you have these five essential patterns in your wardrobe.
Alessandra Rich Pinstriped silk blend jumpsuit, USD2,657 (net-a-porter.com); Thakoon Pinstriped cotton-popline and ribbed jersey mini dress, USD548 (theoutnet.com); Solace London Novin Trousers, USD240 (shopbop.com)
Normally seen on a power suit, this pattern has been rightfully associated to the black-and-navy-blues of corporate-style dressing. Through the hands of designers like Thakoon, it has since been rehashed to a soft, baby blue to soften its hard facade.