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Direction: Ombre Paisley

These gorgeous paisley prints with an ombre border and layered with different levels of opacity give a simple print so much movement and newness. This is a great technique you can add to old paisley prints to give them an update. Just lovely.

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runway print inspiration vogue.com ss20

Direction: Fall Gingham

It is so powerful how the same print can transport you to two different eras based on scale, color, and styling. Gingham is definitely one of those prints. I ADORE the seventies vibe of the brown multi-scale gingham prints on this trend board. And those sunglasses, yes, please!

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Direction: Threaded Florals

The SS20 collection from Meg Calloway was by far my favorite from the Parsons MFA students. It was delicate, dramatic and had high contrast. Just a beautiful group of pieces. I think you could translate her threaded floral pieces into a beautiful print story.

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The Print Book digs into the runway looks from Resort 2020 and finds the La DoubleJ collection to be a great print trend for Swimwear 2020

Direction: Groove is in the Heart

The runway is the best place to start when doing your research for print trends. Several collections on the runway for Resort 2020 spoke to that sixties print spirit. La DoubleJ and Pucci being the strongest. La DoubleJ captured that quintessential ‘Brady Bunch’ look while modernizing it with bold print mixing. I love the pairing…

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