FASHIONWEEK Spring 2007: Schoolgirls & Alice Ritter are Both Mad for Plaid. FASHIONTRIBES FASHION BLOG
Summary: There were enough plaid pinafores with poufy sleeve blouses, oversized buttons, windowpane checks, polka dots, pleated skirts and socks with Mary Janes to make a pupil of any age proud. A muted but colorful palette kept the vibe youthful, while more grownup silhouettes included a high bag-waisted double-tiered full skirt, a pinstriped cocktail frock, and an olive trench.
Color Palette: brown & cream plaid; sage green; olive green; metallic mustard; tomato red; lipstick red; burgundy; pale yellow;
Textures & Details: plaids; brown & cream plaid trimmed with iridescent forest green ribbon; black satin; socks with Mary Janes; ruffles; puff sleeves; pleats; paper bag waists
Key Looks: cream ruffle jacket with puff sleeves; ivory swingy tunic with black empire waist tie & with loose racerback-cut panel in back; schoolgirl chic pinafores
- Lesley Scott