15 Reasons We’re Loving the Embroidery Fashion Trend
For spring 2017, embroidered details has Canadians in stitches. From floral motifs to DIY-inspired denim, here are 15 fab ways to wear the crafty-chic trend.
Slide into open-toe season in style with a pair of sandals festooned with 3D flower appliqués.
Loeffler Randall Kiki Slide, $450 at clubmonaco.ca.
A sporty bomber in spring’s hottest shade is a fresh way to top feminine separates and brighten your work-to-weekend looks.
Wilfred Poussin bomber, $215 at Wilfred stores and aritzia.com.
Hippie chic looks surprisingly haute on these stunning trousers. Offset the eye-catching details with a crisp button-down or plain white T.
Botero Lace Mix Tie Waist Trousers, $178 at canada.frenchconnection.com.
To a Tee
A stitched-sleeve tee offers a subtle way to work the embroidered trend.
Embroidered Linen Tee, $55.26 at LOFT and loft.com.
Fit to be Tied
Add an artisanal edge to your warm-weather ensembles with an embellished bandana.
Neckerchief, $19.90 at express.com.
Blue Jean Baby
Wear it as crafty topper for a Canadian tuxedo or to give your dressed up looks a casual twist.
Ryder jacket, $240 at select stores, check at fidelitydenim.com.
Best Health Tip: Want to update an old denim jacket? Sew on some patches or try applying a few iron-on ones.
White on White
Decorative strips and a tassled tie put a boho spin on a basic tank. Wear it with denim cut-offs or a wide-leg linen pant.
George Women’s Decorative Tape Peasant Tank, $19.97 at Walmart and walmart.ca.
Ground everything from floaty fabrics to distressed denim with the eclectic charm of these multi-coloured mules.
Yaessi sandal, $85 at aldoshoes.com.
All in the Wristlet
Embroidery gets an elegant twist with tonal stitching on a sleek leather pouch.
Ela Mini Wristlet Pouch, $70 at elabyela.com.
Best Health Tip: Embroidery on a clutch makes it a versatile purse. Carry it to accessorize a favourite dress and heels or to tote essentials for a casual brunch with friends.
A flowy, floral-detailed skirt was made for date nights and summertime events spent dancing under the stars.
Floral Embroidered Sarong Skirt, $89.90 at Zara.com.
Layer this embroidered-trim camisole under a long-sleeved top or wear it on its own to elevate your favourite pair jeans.
Lace Cami, $46.57 at ae.com.
Geometric threading gives this spacious, statement-making tote a globetrotter effect.
Beige Myra tote, $160 at simons.ca.
An airy dress with an arts-and-crafts appeal is the best way to beat the heat straight through the end of summer.
Madewell embroidered slit-sleeve dress, $207 at shop.nordstrom.com.
In to the Blue
Embellished strips create an elongating effect while putting a DIY-inspired twist on a classic pair of jeans.
Washwell Mid-Rise Embroidered True Skinny Ankle Jeans, $99.95 at gapcanada.ca.
Just for Kicks
These pretty sneakers might not be made for running marathons, but they are ready to go the distance with a flirty dress or fitted suit.
Pirin sneaker, $135 at ninewest.ca.