Animal Prints

As sure as leaves fall and weather cools, animal prints come back every autumn- mostly leopard for some curious reason. Here’s a sampling:


Left: Max Mara Dramma Animal-Print Wool Midi Dress – Slim and warm. Heavy Italian wool sheath dress features softly rounded shoulders and figure-flattering nipped-waist silhouette. $965.00

Center: Milly Textured Mermaid Midi Dress – Red, leopard pattern. Feminine fit n’ flair.  Round neckline. Half sleeves. Hem hits below the knee. Viscose/polyester/nylon. $475.00

Right: Snake Print Dress – Beats me how they can call this a tunic and something mid-thigh a dress. Long-sleeved midi tunic with shirt collar. Self-belt. Front patch pockets with flaps. Front button closure. Polyester.


Left: Chico’s Silky Soft Leopard-Print Shirt – A go-to, on-trend item. Slight stretch. Button closure with long sleeves and chest pockets. Modal, rayon, and spandex. Machine wash. $89.50

Center: Diane von Furstenberg Leopard-Print Metallic Button-Front Shirt – Shine dresses this up. Spread collar; button front. Long sleeves; button cuffs. Relaxed fit. Silk/Lurex® metallic fiber. $398.00

Right: Valentino Tie-Neck Long-Sleeve Animal-Print Jacquard Blouse – Kind of a showstopper. High neckline with ties. Long sleeves; button cuffs. Relaxed silhouette. Below-hip length. Slipover style. Silk. $2590.00

Not Shown: The Kooples Velvet Print Tunic Shirt $385.00 


Left: Neiman Marcus Cashmere Collection Leopard-Print Cashmere Pullover Sweater – A classic. 2-ply knit cashmere. Crew neckline. Slim silhouette. Slipover style. $250.00

Center: Whistles Zebra Print Wool Sweater – Boxy on-trend sweater with funnel neck, long raglan sleeves, ribbed trims. Raised shoulder seams, straight silhouette. Allover zebra-printed wool knit, side-slit hem. $239.00

Right: Mistook Animal-Print Cardigan – Good color, interesting pattern. Wrinkle-resistant acrylic/polyester. Stand collar; hook-and-eye front.  Heritage fit: long, straight cut. Hem hits top of thigh. $448.00

Accessories clockwise from top left

Rag & Bone Aslen Animal-print Suede Ankle Boots  today’s bootie. Flocked suede boots, a slightly squared toe and 1” stacked heel. Tan and black suede (Kid). Ziper fastening along side. $495.00

Women’s Zalaly Leopard Print Calf Hair Pumps – Pointed toe, slip on. 2.79″ wrapped block heel. Real calf hair; origin: Myanmar; dyed Calf hair upper, leather lining, leather sole. $175.00

Aqua Medium Leopard-Print Calf Hair Crossbody – Adjustable shoulder strap. Zip closure; lined. Interior zip pocket.8.25″W x 2″D x 8.25″H; 23.5″ strap drop. Real calf hair; origin: China; dyed. $68.00

Thacker Le Pouch Medium Leopard-Print Shearling & Leather Crossbody – Double ring handles, detachable crossbody strap. Magnetic closure; lined. Interior zip pocket Slim design. 10″W x 0.5″D x 8.5″H; 4″ handle drop, 22″ strap drop.  Real sheep fur; origin: France; dyed. $158.00

Coach 1941 Rogue Leopard Print Calf Hair Shoulder Bag – Double top handles, detachable shoulder straps. Open top; lined. Two open compartments, center zip compartment. Interior zip pocket, interior snap pocket.Leopard-printed cal hair exterior, studded accents, leather sides, protective feet. 9.5″W x 5.25″D x 7.5″H; 3.25″ handle drop, 11.5″ strap drop.Real calf hair, origin: Italy, printed; trim: leather. 25%off $596.25

Not Shown: Portolano Cashmere & Silk Blend Scarf on sale $129.97 


Left: Zara Oversized, Boxy Animal Print Sweater – Knit sweater with round neck and long sleeves. Ribbed trim. Nylon/acrylic/wool/metallic fiber $49.90

Center: SHEIN Leopard Print Surplice Neckline Chiffon Dress – At this price you can waft around for fun—or wear it as a hostess dress. 100% polyester, belted maxi dress with v neckline $29.00

Right: Oversized Faux Fur Animal Print Vest – Will probably only fit under down or worn with a sweater under and no jacket. Kind of cool. 100% polyester Sleeveless hooded vest. Hidden side in-seam pockets. Front hidden hook closure. $99.90

The items featured in this article have been chosen by the editors of Woman Around Town simply because we like them and think you may, too. No advertising fees have been paid to Woman Around Town for this article.