Folkloric: Spring Trend 2020

You might justifiably ask what this means. Some fashion houses interpret it as bohemian, some gypsy, some peasant, some ethnic. Your vocabulary call.

Dresses – neckline, prints, tiered skirts – left to right

White Flowerland Embroidered Maxi Dress: Cross-stitch floral embroidery. V-shape neckline with self-tie tasseled string. High waist design. Unlined Cotton/Linen. Slip, please. $62.00

Edie Balloon-Sleeve Floral-Print Dress by Zimmerman: Retro-tinged silhouette with a Folk Art-inspired print. Lightweight woven linen. High collar silhouette with a narrow waist and gently flared tiered skirt. Elastic cuffs. Frog-buttoned front placket $750.00

Plunging Long Peasant Dress by Hermant & Nandita: Deep-V neckline and metallic threading; patterned in a mixed checker print. Long peasant sleeves. Button cuffs and front. Ruffled waist. Lined viscose. Sale $186.99

Mixed-Print Flutter Sleeve Long Peasant Dress by Hermant & Nandita: Plunge neckline with flutter sleeves and subtle metallic threading. Pullover style. Banded waist with smocked back. Scalloped embroidered hem. V-back. Lined viscose. Sale $164.99                                                                                            

Blouses     clockwise

Dora Embroidered Cotton Top by Muzungu Sisters: Hand-embroidered by an award-winning Hungarian artisan with primary-hued folkloric flowers, and framed with shirred stitching.  Tie-fastening V-neck, short sleeves. Shirred neck, cuffs and hem with tonal-blue, pink, yellow, green and red zigzag embroidery. $160.00

BCBG Max Azria Emeli Embroidered Tank Top, Pullover, Lined polyester: Skin-baring tank with its folkloric embroidery, adjustable camisole straps and empire waistline. Sale $51.99

Country Bird and Floral-Embroidered Top by Vita Kin: Lightweight linen. White, blue and black country bird and floral embroidery. Adjustable waist tie. Flared. 60% off at $344.00

Nikki Peasant Blouse by Maeve: Rayon with lace detail. Pullover styling. $98.00

Drawstring Peasant Tunic by Ter Et Bantine: V-Neck, long sleeves. Hook and eye closure at neck, drawstrings at neck, smock waistband. Lined cotton. $259.99

Peasant Blouse by Johnny Was: Split round neck with tie details. Three-quarter length raglan sleeves, elasticized cuffs. Side slits at hem. Allover pinstripes, embroidered detail. Cotton/viscose/polyester. $220.00

Skirts   left to right

Mexican Print Midi Skirt by La Doublej: Polyester. Midi. $625.00

Leather-Belted Color-Block Pleated Midi Skirt by Chopova Lowena: Asymmetric. Made of vintage fabric. Buckle clasp with carabiner clips. Defined at the waist, then extends to panels of pleated nylon and cotton. 60% off at $442.00

Raja-Print Lamé Wrap Skirt by Edward Crutchley: Shimmering lamé with a side tie that runs through the wide belt loop, draping down the front. Lightweight. Side-seam zipper. 60% off at $637.00

Wrap-Effect Cotton-Silk Maxi Skirt by Chufy Khuyana: High-waisted, waist tie belt, flounced hem, lined. Slips on and ties at waist. $555.00

Contemporary Takes   left to right

Printed Silk Crepe de Chine Jumpsuit by Etro: Decorated with folklore-inspired motifs that graduate to a dark-gray hue at the cuffs, this wrap-effect style has been made in Italy. Concealed hook and zipper fastening at back. 70% off at $594.00

Renata Silk Blend Peasant Dress by Ulla Johnson: Metallic threads shot through. Split neck with tie closure. Cap sleeves. Smocked waist and back. Lined Silk/Lurex $695.00

Seashell Boho Mini Dress Spell & The Gypsy Collective: Lined cotton. Front tie closure with tassel accent.Balloon sleeve. $229.00

Off-The-Shoulder Cotton Top and Maxi Skirt by Miski (sold separately) Top: Off-the-shoulder silhouette, and ruched detail. Peasant-style cropped design slips on. $390.00

The ‘Miski’ has printed detail throughout, A-line silhouette, and tiered ruffle embellishment: Zipper fastening along side. $625.00                                          


Left: Off the Shoulder Gingham Maxi Dress with Ruffle and Lace Detail: Sheer at waist and bottom skirt panel. Elastic at bust. Side zipper with hook and eye closure. Maxi 58″. Lined cotton hits at mid thigh 33″ Sale $32.99

Right: Toscana Peasant Blouse by Nikasha: Cotton. Puff Sleeves. Neck tie detail. Pullover Styling. Shirred waist. $160.00

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