Tutti Frutti (Oh rutti, Wop bop a loo bop a lop bam boom!)

 This year’s fruit prints range from Dolce & Gabbana’s pink and pineapple line to decidedly vintage looks and pale impressions.



Left: Forbidden Fruit Top – Longlined retro. Body-hugging top features thick shoulder straps, a sweetheart neckline, red ruffle trim, and a cute cherry print all over. Polyester blend. Sale $28.00

Center: Isolda Tania Top – Tropical and girly. Wear fitted or flared below- this gives you a waist. Wide straps tie at the open back. Ruched peplum. Cotton/elastane. $270.00

Right: Isolda Fru Fru Caju (really?!) Fruit Print Silk Top – Feminine and flowy. Lightweight, silk-chiffon with blue, red, yellow, light-pink and black. Elastic off-the-shoulder ruffle. 3/4-length sleeves, elastic cuffs. Slip on. Sale $150.00



Left: Isolda Fruit Print Flared Pants – Graceful Palazzo pants in a pale, pretty print. High waisted. Front pocket. 100% Linen/Flax. $415.00

Center: Matthew Williamson We Liming Silk ¾ Pants – Zonk colors for those who prefer deep impression. Remember to adjust make-up. Silk crepe de chine culottes sit high on the waist and hit just below the knee. “Liming translates from Caribbean as ‘hanging out’ – a playful reference to the painted fruit all mixing together in print.” $355.00

Right: Dolce & Gabbana Pineapple Print Skirt – Perfect summer colors. Lightweight cotton with yellow, green and brown pineapple print. High rise, gathered waistband. Side-seam pockets. Flared hem. Center-back concealed button and zipper fastening. $775.00

Vintage Lemons


Left: Vintage Look Lemon Print Dress with Sleeves – A perfect shirtwaist, female but traditionally tailored. Shawl collared, mid-calf, a-line polyester. ¾ sleeves.  $27.32!

Center: Vintage Look Halter Neck Lemon Print Dress – A timeless classic. Cotton blend, knee length dress with innate womanly wiles. $22.23!

Right: Vintage Look Strappy Lemon Print Dress – Could have been worn by Madge in Picnic. Cotton blend, a-line, knee length, flared dress with square neckline. $34.18

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White Fruit Print Maxi Dress – Easy, country style with high side slit in which to bake, wander the green hills and generally waft. Polyester. Sale $28.99

Grover Minidress – Lolita would’ve loved this one. Sweet cherry print with slender, adjustable  straps that tie. Hidden back-zipper closure. Straight neck Sleeveless. Lined viscose/rayon. $148.00

Cooperative Nanners Off the Shoulder Crop Top and Mini Skirt – sold separately- Slightly provocative. Cotton blend with a kitschy fruit-themed print in cropped length with a snap button front. Off-the-shoulder neckline, elastic cuffed short sleeves. Elastic shirring at the back for the perfect fit. Pairs perfectly with the Cooperative Printed Twill Button-Front Mini Skirt. Cotton/polyester/spandex. Top $39.00 Skirt $59.00

For Love & Lemons Cherry Cutout Tie Front Dress – Cute as The Dickens. Cherry print mini dress with cut-out detailing at the sides that connect to a tie-front at the waist. Topped with a high-neck with pleating at the front and ruffle capped short sleeves. Machine washable rayon. $194.00

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Cherry Print Vintage Look Dress – Cotton blend, knee length, a-line, girly dress for picnic or barbecue flirting. Halter top. Add a red or black belt? Only $17.88

Tank Top with Rhinestone, Crystal Cherries – A little glitter helps anything. Wide shoulder straps, rib knit trim applied to neckline and armholes, tapered side seams for a tailored look, twin needle bottom hem. Machine Wash, Iron Inside out. $18.88

FEIDIKABOLO Fruit Clutches – Zingy PU bags to add color and pizzazz. 8.6” x 4.25” watermelon and lemon shoulder bags (also a lime) for carrying minimal necessities with spirit. Exterior pocket, interior cell phone pocket. Zipper closure. Polyester lined. $23.24

Betsy Johnson Forbidden Fruit Satchel – Cute, structured shape with contrast woven surface. Double top handles. Zippered closure. Woven surface. Partial chain strap. Gold-tone hardware. Cherry key chain. 8″H x 12″W x 5.5″D. 22″Strap. $98.00

J. Crew D’Orsay Pumps in Berry Print – Graceful silhouette, distinctive print. Polyester upper. Leather lining. Man-made sole. 3 1/8” heel. $258.00

Dolce & Gabbana Black Tropical Fruit Espadrilles – Comfort for days in foreign climes. Black textile espadrilles featuring tonal jacquard pattern in tones of red, green, and yellow. Woven cap at round toe. Leather lining. Blanket stitching at welt. Braided jute midsole. Leather outsole in beige. Upper: textile, leather. Sole: leather. $495.00

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.