As there is no spring without flowers, spring 2011 trends will bring a burst of colors and flowers. All romantic girls around the world will enjoy the new floral printed trends that were spotted at the latest fashion shows. Everything looked just like being a part of a breathtaking Jan Van Huysum painting. Whether you like it more bold or more refined, make sure you invest in a floral printed clothing item next year. First, take a sneak peak to some of the sweetest spring/summer 2011 floral trends.

The star fabric when it comes to floral prints seems to be silk, whether we are talking about dresses, skirts, or shirts. For spring 2011, designers offer so many different possibilities of wearing floral prints. However, the best items that are truly emphasized by this type of prints are dresses. Well, there shouldn’t be any problem on how to match a floral printed dress. With wild or exotic, bigger or smaller flowers, these dresses are very versatile choices as they can be worn for any occasion. And there are numerous choices for you, from maxi dresses (D&G, Etro, Jil Sander) to shorter ones (Carolina Herrera, Erdem).

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It is more than sure that a spring/summer fashion season would be sad without trendy floral prints. And next year makes no exception. A real flower garden for a poetic, bohemian spring. You can obtain a sweet a fresh look by simply choosing a flaring floral skirt and pair it with a simple, white t-shirt such as seen at Erdem or Carolina Herrera, or with a cardigan as spotted at Moschino. Also, a blazer with floral prints can be another smart investment for spring 2011 (Dolce&Gabbana).

If you choose floral printed dresses or jumpsuits (D&G), you can break the monotony of your outfit by going for monochrome accessories, such as a belt in order to emphasize the waist. If you opt for skirts or pants with floral prints, you can choose a top in one of the colors you can find on the skirt or on the pants. The same thing should be done when the printed item is found in the upper part of the body.



Floral printed items cannot pass unnoticed. For spring/summer 2011 you will not be able to escape from the avalanche of floral prints that is about to come. If you want to be a flower girl, you need to pay attention to some simple tips as you should make a choice to flatter your body shape. Therefore, one essential thing to consider should be the size of the flowers. Moreover, it is preferable to go for fluid fabrics. If you are taller and curvier, avoid smaller floral prints, while if you are petite, stay away from bigger prints.

As we have said before, floral prints look great even for more formal events offering a more special feeling to any look. For spring/summer 2011, you can also choose a red carpet look, such as a simple, yet very elegant dress (Carolina Herrera) with floral prints, or a sweet, yet stylish dresses with girly bows (Douglas Hannant).

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