These are the ten best leopard print dresses to get you from day to night in style
If you thought the leopard print trend we were completely enamoured with last year (even the most normcore dressers among us) was just a flash in the pan, think again.
Whilst its true leopard’s lesser know cousins (think zebra, snake and cow) are certainly pushing the fashion boundaries forward, our resounding love for leopard is still strong. In fact data from shopping app LIKEtoKNOW.it (a consumer shopping app) have reported searches for ‘leopard print dresses’ are up by a staggering 4400%.
With summer occasions on the horizon - weddings, garden parties and BBQs in the sun it’s time to reimagine how we are wearing leopard print for now, so we have rounded up ten of the best dresses to take you from day to night or rather desk to beer garden this season.
FAITHFUL THE BRAND
With its frilly straps and ruffled hem, this leopard print dress has got summer fun written all over it. Chuck on a crew neck white t-shirt underneath and black stomper boots for a cool take on this feminine number.
Dress, £175, FAITHFUL THE BRAND at net-a-porter.com
Consider this your New Look button down dress your new weekend favourite. Wear with fitted black roll neck and high top trainers for laid back cool.
Dress, £19.99, New Look
Somerset by Alice Temperley
Office to occasion in one easy swoop courtesy of this Somerset by Alice Temperley dress, just add in a pair of black velvet platform shoes and a matching headband and you are good to go.
Dress, £140, Somerset by Alice Temperley at johnlewis.com
With it’s midi length and pussy bow blouse details, this is the most sophisticated take on the trend. Wear with slip on mules and a pair of cat-eye sunglasses.
Dress, £49, Topshop
French Connection dress
Long sleeves and a high neck bring a sense of elegance to leopard print and make for the perfect occasion wear piece. Offset the dress with chunky gold jewellery.
Dress, £110, French Connection
& Other Stories
The universally flattering (and very of the moment) wrap dress. But in leopard print. This is a wardrobe staple if we ever saw one.
Dress, £79, & Other Stories
Take on a swing dress style this spring and pair this romantic ruffled sleeve dress with black cowboy boots and a cross-body bag.
Dress, £22, Simply Be
A slip dress is probably the most useful dress you can add to your sartorial repertoire this spring, try it with a neat black t-shirt and trainers for the day and with strappy heels for the evening.
Dress, £370, Ganni at matchesfahsion.com
Summer wedding - tick. Festival - tick. Last minute Friday drinks - tick. A slick of red lipstick and a paired back shoe and you’re good to go.
Dress, £169, The Kooples
Midi length and with a frilled collar this airy chiffon dress is a summer saviour, smart enough for last minute occasions and relaxed enough for everyday it’s a leopard print win win.
Dress, £39.99, H&M
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