September 30, 2014
September 29, 2014
Highlights from ArtsVote Mayoral Debate
New poll finds Doug Ford continuing to gain ground on John Tory
Highlights from The Evergreen Urban Rodeo and BBQ
September 26, 2014
John Tory and Doug Ford may have joined Ello
If Doug Ford has his way, the subway will come to “Done Mills,” “Eglington” and “Eglington West”
Collector's Edition: Animal Prints
Giraffes and zebras and cheetahs, oh my!

Do not, I repeat, do NOT even think about wearing all of these pieces together. Animal prints can go from funky, to sexy, to tacky, to Bret-Michaels-Rock-of-Love-reject really quickly.

Done properly (read: moderately), skins can reveal a secret wild side. Speaking of unexpected, animals prints aren’t just relegated to cheetah. So branch out a little and find as many different patterns as you can. I’ll admit, this collage is a little all over the place, but animal prints are hard to pair together. Try out each piece one at a time and this trend will be wildly wearable. 

1. Be on guard to ensure your friends don’t try to slither this bag away. (Malene Birger green snake skin purse, $385)

2. Fine, I’ll allow one piece of traditional cheetah print. (Topshop animal print camisole, $52)

3. Picture an all-black outfit with a pop of tiger print. (Claire+Bruce animal print sunglasses, $25)

4. Finally! A way to experience all of the alligator print with none of the scales. (Roberto Cavalli alligator print jersey dress, $795)

5. Just pair this skirt with a black tank top and flats… I swear people won’t think they saw you on Jersey Shore. (Ashish sequin tiger miniskirt, $735)

6. Make this lip tattoo the centre of your outfit and don’t pair it with a matching jumpsuit. (Violent Lips pink leopard, $10)

7. Open your mind! Animal prints can also refer to paws. (My Jewel Thief multi-colour paw pring crystal necklace, $9.99)

8. What’s black and white and spiked all over? Your new amazing flats! (Valentino zebra-print calf hair flats, $845)

____

Bianca Teixeira writes about style for Toronto Standard. Follow her on Twitter at @BeeLauraTee.

For more, follow us on Twitter @TorontoStandard and subscribe to our newsletter. 

  • TOP STORIES
  • MOST COMMENTED
  • RECENT
By Igor Bonifacic
September 29th, 2014
Editors Pick New poll finds Doug Ford continuing to gain ground on John Tory
Read More
By JJ Wong
September 2nd, 2014
Editors Pick Toronto-based Sockzi wants to make everyone a socks fan
Read More
By Dylan Freeman-Grist
September 5th, 2014
Editors Pick How two Toronto honey geeks could save the world.
Read More
By Igor Bonifacic
September 16th, 2014
Culture Win tickets to see DFA 1979 and the New Pornographers play
Read More
  • No article found.
  • By Igor Bonifacic
    September 29th, 2014
    Editors Pick Highlights from ArtsVote Mayoral Debate
    Read More
    By Igor Bonifacic
    September 29th, 2014
    Editors Pick New poll finds Doug Ford continuing to gain ground on John Tory
    Read More
    By Abbey Sharp
    September 29th, 2014
    Culture Highlights from The Evergreen Urban Rodeo and BBQ
    Read More
    By Igor Bonifacic
    September 26th, 2014
    Editors Pick John Tory and Doug Ford may have joined Ello
    Read More

    SOCIETY SNAPS

    Society Snaps: Eric S. Margolis Foundation Launch

    Kristin Davis moved Toronto's philanthroists to tears ... then sent them all home with a baby elephant - Read More