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Must have trends - Polka dots, new fall 2011 trend

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31 August 2011
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Must have trends

Polka dots are in the trend this year. Whether it’s a skirt, a blouse or a shirt, definitely polka dots is the right thing to wear if you want to be trendy.

Where polka dots trend comes from?

Many of the fashion industry search the origins of polka dots. Some say it has Eastern European origins where Polka dance was brought to US in the 19th century. Other voices say that the trend comes from Minnie Mouse outfit when a drop of ink poured from Walt Disney pen when he created it.

Polka dot trend remained vivid through centuries. It is well known the song Itsy Bitsy teenie weenie  yellow polka dot bikini sung by Brian Hyland in the 1960. The version was interpreted in many languages like French Dalida song with the same name.

The Polka Dot trend was revived in the 80’s by Madonna and Cindy Lauper.  

Now, the trend comes back in a rush and ready to make a statement. On all the catwalks polka dots are presented and make the must haves of the season.

Here are our polka dot picks:

BOUTIQUE BY JAEGERPolka Dot Flower Skirt

 

This Jaeger Marine blue skirt has a polka dot print with side waist adjuster. It can be completed with a white shirt for a playful feminine look.

Price: £ 20.00 in Sale

http://www.houseoffraser.co.uk/Boutique+by+Jaeger+Polka+dot+flower+skirt/148742891,default,pd.html?cm_mmc=AWIN-_-Deeplink-_-NULL-_-NULL

Polka Dot mini Bag:

This cute little polka dot bag has all over polka dot print, a little lock and looks really stylish.

Price: £18.00

http://www.accessorize.com/en/restofworld/polka-dot-mini-bag/invt/98971803/

Moschino Polka dot Shift dress:

This polka dot dress puts a vintage signature to it. It is simple and classy .

Price: €488,40

http://www.my-wardrobe.com/moschino-cheap-chic/polka-dot-shift-dress-570824?utm_source=affiliate_window_affiliate&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=%20affiliate_window&cm_mmc=affiliate-_-affiliate-window%20-_-UK-_-my-wardrobe&src=affiliate_window

White Polka Dot Round Mug

A classic shaped ceramic mug in a white polka dot design.

Top of Form

Now £4.00

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http://www.lauraashley.com/tableware/white-polka-dot-round-mug/invt/roundmugdn/&source=lynku

FADED BLUE POLKA DOT FLAT TOP SUNGLASSES

Price: £16.00

Blue faded polka dot print flat top sunglasses with metal frames. 

http://www.topshop.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?catalogId=33057&storeId=12556&productId=2406104&langId=-1&categoryId=208555&siteID=5RsdVF1pfSU-JUZRhLMOocb.XTOYlZdfgg&cmpid=ukls_deeplink&_$ja=tsid:19906|prd:5RsdVF1pfSU