Thursday August 6, 2020

Floral tribute

Why fashion’s floral trend shows no sign of fading away

26th May, 2019
Richard Quinn at Debenhams, €195,; Preen by Thornton Bregazzi at Net-a-Porter, €1,135,; Om Diva, €110 from Om Diva, Drury Street, Dublin 2 and Topshop, €76,

‘Florals. For Spring? Groundbreaking,” said the ice queen fashion magazine editor in that oft-referenced scene in The Devil Wears Prada, and yet florals seem to have increasingly become transeasonal or multi-seasonal in fashion.

Is it due to the apparent blending of the seasons - thanks to climate change - or is it that designers are increasingly aware of the beauty and fragility of nature and the need to celebrate it whatever the time...

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