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Is Paisley The New Leopard Print?

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    First came our leopard obsession. Then, the Hawaiian-flavored floral moment. Now, according to NYC-based advertising company Taykey, the next big print we're going to be clamoring over is paisley. Yep, the mid-'90s staple that appeared on all manner of baby-doll tees, velvet dresses, and sarongs is making a comeback in a way that feels more sophisticated than psychedelic.

    This time around, the pattern is appearing on simple basics like pencil skirts and flat-front shorts, and in a crisper, more graphic paisley than the muted, retro print you're used to seeing in thrift stores. We've chosen a few of our favorite paisley picks to help you jump start your personal obsession.
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