Animal prints are go-to design choices whether you're looking to wear elegant
formal dresses. However, the proportions of these patterns are just as
important as the look of the hues themselves, so you'll have to take liberties
when incorporating them into your ensemble to pull them off.
Actress Allison Williams recently showed off her own take on the style at a
recent appearance at New York's Ed Sullivan Theatre. In addition to her black
and navy blue sheath dress, Williams gave her ensemble some serious pop by
opting for snakeskin peep-toe pumps. Because the style was fairly neutral, it
blended in with her outfit beautifully.
This is typically the secret when pulling off animal prints, as an
overabundance of the same print can sometimes come off as tacky. The lone
exception would be a reinvention of the animal print with varying hues. However,
you should still tone this down a bit by wearing neutral accessories or footwear
that can add a touch of contrast to your outfit.
When you're out looking for the perfect prom
dress or cocktail number this spring, don't shy away from those animal
prints. But, you should be mindful that adding a bit of contrasting materials
and varied color can help will create the fashion-forward look you're going