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Spot On: How To Do Polka Dots The Grown-Up Way

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    Polka dots fall under the category of classics — there's a reason Minnie Mouse never wore anything but the pattern, after all. While the print may not necessarily stand out season after season, it's always there in some capacity. But, designers are opting for the look in a big way this season, pushing the pattern into the spotlight.

    Featuring high-concept details like contrasting hues and perforated accents, runway heavy-hitters, including Marni and Stella McCartney, have emblazoned their most forward silhouettes (think: jumpsuits and culottes) with the playful spots for a more mature look. And, we rounded up 13 of our favorite iterations ahead — ready to sign on the dotted line?

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