Fashion cravings: animal print

Fashion cravings: animal print
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Fashion cravings: animal print

Contrasting zebra and giraffe prints make Burberry's reefer coat stand out.

Burberry Prorsum leather coat, $10,000,

The leopard print alone makes this coat bold; the oversize pattern, slim cut, and shiny silk make it beautiful.

Diane von Furstenberg silk wool coat, $598, at Diane von Furstenberg, N.Y.C. (646-486-4800).

Think of this dress as a morning chic-ness shortcut: The color-blocked leopard panels and zip-front top are seamlessly connected at just the right spot.

Roland Mouret silk wool dress, $2,731, at Neiman Marcus stores.

The tank dress's athletic shape takes a feminine form, thanks to rounded color blocking and the illusion of snakeskin.

Calvin Klein polyester blend dress, $129.50, at Bloomingdale's stores.

An unexpected but powerful way to wear zebra print is on the wrist—wild, animated gestures welcome.

Alexis Bittar lucite cuff, $195,

These pajama-style trousers are crafted from easygoing crepe de Chine, pairing the ease of weekend pants with the power of an animal print.

Tom Ford crepe de Chine trousers, $2,980, at Tom Ford, N.Y.C.(212-359-0300).

They're bold yes, but treat them like any pair of weekend day-to-evening pants and you'll see: Even running errands can be truly glamorous.

Sandro silk trousers, $340,

Under a blazer or tucked into solid-colored trousers, Carven's deer-print tank top is soft and sexy.

Carven cotton tank top, $260, at Saks Fifth Avenue stores.

Black piping along this tank top's edges give it a sporty subtext.

Mango polyester tank top, $39.99,

Inspired by foraging satchels, this drawstring hobo bag makes a statement in soft leather and gold hardware.

Burberry Prorsum leather bag, $1,295,

A sleek purse with versatility—carry the top handle or wear it cross-body—becomes a need-it-now essential, a perfect complement to a more subtle pattern or bright basics.

Rabeanco leather bag, $498,

For an eye-popping take on classic heeled sandals, Christian Louboutin added a strap here, a buckle there, and open toes perfect for showing off a daring polish color.

Christian Louboutin pony-hair-and-leather sandals, $1,175, at Saks Fifth Avenue stores.

Smart and chic over seamless black tights.

Charles David printed calf hair sandals, $199,


Head-to-toe or on one key piece, animal prints are bigger, bolder, and wilder than ever.

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