Peter Pilotto, Givenchy, Balenciaga Spring 2013 Ready to Wear, images: IMAXtree
As seen at Balenciaga, Givenchy and Peter Pilotto, oversized ruffles are destined to be a hot item come spring. Give this dramatic trend a chance now by shopping our top 10 favorite picks.
The asymmetrical white ruffle peplum provides a stark contrast both color and edge-wise to the rest of this form-fitting strapless frock. The result? A fashion-forward combination that promises to turn heads wherever the occasion.
Sexy and feminine, this ruffled fuchsia mini-dress from Diane von Furstenberg will sizzle any winter rut you've got going on. A delicate sheer back provides an alluring background for the feminine ruffles fluttering along the neckline.
Eclectic As Marni Be
Just like the eclectic label itself, this printed ruffled top from Marni is definitely one-of-a-kind. Edgy and eye-catching, the punchy print on this sleeveless top will give your professional wardrobe a nice bit of flair.
A contrasting ruffled panel drifts down the front of this elegant Yigal Azrouel georgette top, for a look that is both edgy and sophisticated. Wear it with dark washed bootcut jeans for a contemporary combination that is still a classic favorite.
The Grownup Bib
A sweet ruffled bib lends this girly tunic a whole lot of sass, while its black and white hue keeps this tunic mature and office appropriate. Pair with tights and heels for a night out or with leggings and lace-up flats for a more casual day.
Shimmer away in this gorgeous sequined tiered skirt from Alice + Olivia. Hammered metallic sequins give the ruffles a ton of sparkle and light, while the tiered silhouette feels flirty and fun.
A Bit of Neon
A neon green back panel gives this ruffled jersey dress from Preen Line a playful attitude that is ideal for parties. Pair with bold jewelry and standout heels for a knockout effect.
Strawberry Fields Forever
A lush garden filled with strawberries pattern this gauzy silk blouse from Red Valentino. An airy ruffled hem and an oversized bow at the back give this elegant top a girly and flirty feel. Pair with black leather pants and sky-high heels for a sexier contrast.
More Is More
More is definitely more when it comes to this romantic blouse from ASOS. Exaggerated ruffles get further attention thanks to the dramatic bow in the middle of the blouse. Because of its excess frills, make sure to pair this ladylike top with a high-waisted fitted skirt or tailored pants.
Make a golden entrance with this radiant satin dress from Shoshanna. Dramatically structured and brilliantly colored, this dress is designed to turn heads.