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Tuesday Trend Day: Polka Dots

You might associate polka dots with little kids for a good reason, children look adorable in polka dots but adults can also pull off this timeless trend. Polka dots always put me in a good mood. According to Merriam Webster the polka dot pattern was first introduced in 1857. Definition: a dot in a pattern of regularly distributed dots in textile design.

Polka dots might remind you of spring and summer clothing but can wear them into the fall as well. Wear a top, jeans, a skirt, or an accessory with this pattern. Pair polka dots with almost any other trend even more polka dots. I found some fun examples while shopping online.

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1-Kensie $79.00 at Lord & Taylor

2-Dot’s All She Wrote Black Polka Dot Sweater  $45 at Lulu’s

3- Factory Intarsia Charley Sweater In Polka Dot $54.50 at J.Crew Factory

4-Forever 21 Retro Polka Dot Scarf $10.80 from: http://www.shopstyle.com/browse?fts=polka+dot+scarf

Kate spade

5-KEDS FOR KATE SPADE NEW YORK KICK SNEAKER  $75.00

6-CARLISLE STREET BEE   $78.00

7-WEST VALLEY NYLON STEVIE $368.00

I did some searching on Pinterest and found these pins:

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Gap usually has some fun polka pieces. I have shoes and a blazer from the Gap with the pattern (the camera strap is from Amazon):

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polka dots gap

1-Opaque polka dot tights $14.95

2-Polka dot wool academy blazer $98.00

3-Polka dot belted shirtdress $59.95

4-1969 destructed print always skinny skimmer jeans $69.95

5-Rain coat $44.95

6-French terry dot sweatshirt $44.95

7-Beaded dot sweatshirt $44.95

Celebrities know how to wear the trend:

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polka dots asos

1-Mango Miranda Spot Print Sweater $41.52

2-Mango Eyelet Sweater $94.92

3-Mango Slouch Knit Spot Sweater $59.32

4-ASOS Socks With Polka Dot Design $5.34  (for men or women)

Men can wear the trend as well:

5-ASOS Tie In Polka Dot $17.80

6-ASOS Shirt in Short Sleeve With Polka Dot Print $39.16

7-ASOS Smart Shirt in Long Sleeve with Polka Dot Print $44.50

You can even wear this trend on your nails:

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Don’t be afraid to show off your polka dots:

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