Photo Credit: 1, 2, 3 While reading through last month's Glamour Magazine, I noticed a stunning polka dot blouse on Blake Lively (pictured above-right). The top was unique, with everything sheer aside from the polka dots. I was then intrigued when I discovered a similar shirt on Emma Stone...

But what really gets our fashion-loving hearts aflutter is the combination of black and white polka dots. We went nuts over Miuccia Prada's obsession with polka dots for Miu Miu's Resort 2011 collection and we could barely contain our excitement over Moschino's oversized polka dots as seen on...

this year, it's polka dot! Yes, polka dot is hitting the runways as the pattern of choice for some of this year's fall fashion. According to Wikipedia, polka dots began appearing on fabrics in England in the 19th century. Since it became fashionable around the same time as the dance known as...

For the 20th Century Fox Press Day for her upcoming flick, RIO, in Los Angeles, Hathaway wore a look from Marni's Resort 2011 collection: a striped cropped sweater paired with polka dot ruffled cropped pants. Mixed prints are nothing new---we've seen Rihanna , Beyonce and even Michelle...

--By Kim Moshtaghi Last night I passed White House Black Market's window display and I couldn't resist stopping to admire their fun display of polka dot fashion! Their array included polka dots of all different colors and sizes and it was spectacular! Their fun and fifties inspired clothing...

One polka-dot print makes enough of a statement; two or more and you could become a walking optical illusion. Polka dots can really liven up a mundane work wardrobe – though smaller spots are more subtle for the office. Polka dots show an ability to have fun with fashion but can look a...

Eleanor Roosevelt in the 30s, Marilyn Monroe's bikinis in the 50s and featured throughout designs by Mary Quant and Rudi Gernreich in the 60s – during which Roy Lichenstein created his comic strip Ben-Day dot paintings and Bridget Riley produced her dotted Op Art. In the 80s the polka dot was...

The resident Queen Blair Waldorf was her perfect ladylike self while working with Chuck to take down Bart Bass and find Serena in this pink and polka dot outfit. The perfect look for scheming and devising plans, copy Blair's outfit with a peplum polka dot blouse. Blair's sleeveless top is...

Room" — where visitors were handed colorful polka dot sticker sheets to stick anywhere they wanted. Needless to say, the kids went crazy in that room, putting stickers in every place imaginable. (Yes, I even saw parents walking out with stickers on their backs.) Ever since then, I've been...

In 2006, polka dot skirts, dresses, scarves and tops became a fad in the United Kingdom. The polka dot skirts were usually pencil skirts. This started another fashion period, after which silk replaced the polka dot. Some people associate polka dots with Venezuelan fashion designer...

 

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