FEMININE, MODERN AND ICONIC
If you were lucky, you never threw out the checked clothes you wore the
last time it was in style , but if you are not , or just want to refresh
your wardrobe , check for checked chic wonders from our fall collection
. It's packed with nostalgia and wearable . For weekend brunches and
daytime events the best decision is our X-line dress.
There may not be a movie that loves plaid more than Clueless ( There are 163 checked outfit moments ) . We all
remember Model in a dress by Antonelli, photo by Regina Relang, Rome,
1965-66 , Mary Quant for J.C. Penney 1966 . For nostalgic Brits this
trend is the best of all the past eight decades. The mini-skirt and mini
checked dress made famous by Twiggy , posing in London in late 60's.
" Manufacturers (influenced by tartans and plaids), took the raw fabric
and decided to forgo the stripes in favor of the UK’s ever popular
checked pattern. The fabric and its trademark checks became increasingly
more prevalent until it was one of the most common and recognizable
fabrics in the world, seen on Southern literary types, and London