|Model Jean Shrimpton, Photo by David Bailey, 1965|
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
The Power of Prints and Patterns
When browsing vintage shops and sorting through the overflowing racks of clothes, before I even know what the garment is, it’s the graphic prints and bold patterns sticking out from the racks that makes me start pulling and grabbing at pieces. The fabric, cuts, and construction of the clothes are pretty incredible, but it’s because of the psychedelic, geometric and mix-matched prints and the paisley and floral patterns that draw my eyes to a specific garment.