This (In)Famous Animal Print Is Back & Wilder Than Ever

The recent influx of leopard print is far from surprising given it's essentially been famous — and many times, infamous — in the fashion world since the 1920s. Over the years, the print has seen more than a few heydays, from '60s-era Edie Sedgwick and Jackie Kennedy in leopard print fur coats and pill-box hats to Debbie Harry's head-to-toe leopard catsuit in the late-'70s. But from one extreme to the next, there's just no getting rid of this controversial pattern.
Seemingly overnight, the best of the animal prints (you know it's true) has returned. With a classier design and endless pieces to choose from, working leopard into your autumn wardrobe has never been so easy. But first, let's all agree on one thing: A Cheetah Girls colour-coordinated, leopard print sweatsuit + headband combination probably doesn't need to happen anytime soon. At least, not until Halloween rolls around.
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& Other Stories Sheer Leopard Midi Dress, £59, available at & Other Stories
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Attico Full Sequins Leopard Pouch Bag, £348, available at Moda Operandi
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Zara Semi-Transparent Leopard Print Raincoat, £29.99, available at Zara
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Realisation Par The Naomi Wild Things, £136, available at Realisation Par
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Aldo Umoavia, £85, available at Aldo
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Sensi Studio Mini Leopard-Print Beaded-Fringe Bucket Bag, £295, available at Matches Fashion
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ASOS CURVE Pleated Maxi Dress, £38, available at ASOS
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Sandy Liang Jojo Shorts, £134.95, available at Sandy Liang.
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Ganni Bijou Mini Dress, £200, available at Ganni
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Shrimps Martini Leopard Bag, £215, available at Shrimps
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Mango Leopard Print Dress, £59.99, available at Mango
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J.Crew Merino Crewneck Sweatshirt, £89.50, available at J.Crew
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R13 Cowboy Ankle Booties, £1,078.89, available at Shopbop
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Faithfull the Brand Frida Dress, £123.13, available at Faithfull the Brand
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Vans Calf Hair Era Sneaker, £65.61, available at Opening Ceremony
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Bershka Strappy Dress With Knot, £19.99, available at Bershka

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