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Think back to your fourth grade art class. You open your paint set, ready to conquer your next project, and just as your brush hits the canvas — BAM! There's splatter on your overalls. Great. (Plus, now you have to explain how to managed to ruin yet another new outfit.) Sound familiar? That's the story for this artistically challenged paint enthusiast, anyway.
Well, fast-forward to this season. That same speckled look isn’t a problem at all, but the best thing that could ever happen to your wardrobe. Seriously. A swirly smattering is the simplest way to make any basic piece of clothing instantly cooler — take that, Mom! But, don't fret if you don’t have an arts-and-crafts kit handy. We culled 12 super-rad, splattered finds for you ahead — none of which will mess up your spring style game.
Marc Jacobs. Chanel. Yves Saint Laurent. Christian Dior. Giorgio Armani. Tom Ford. Dolce & Gabbana. The list of luxury fashion designers with their own beauty lines is a rather short and exclusive one, populated by womenswear designers with either tons of history or tons of buzz. Well, that prestigious list is about to get read
Don't be fooled by those fashion editors or bloggers who never leave their homes (or their Instagram snaps) without a head-to-toe designer outfit — an unlimited budget is not the key to killer style. Incredible buys exist at both ends of the money spectrum, meaning great fashion can be had no matter your price point. read