-Rococo aristocracy), spotted prints were christened "polka dots" in the 1840s as polka music captivated the world. Since then,the popularity of the graphic little dots has only grown; in 1940, the print was so omnipresent that The Los Angeles Times remarked, "You can sign your fashion life...

Gourmet Dignan Polka Dot Preview Gourmet has certainly made waves with their The Departed Dignan sneaker, one in which was inspired by Mark Wahlberg's choice of footwear at the end of the film. They've upped the ante with a polka dot pattern installment of a sneaker already dressed like the...

Once dry, reach for your white and baby pink nail lacquers, as well as your dotting tool. Start with the white polish and, dipping the dotting tool into the nail polish bottle, press the color down onto the nail, carefully creating a vertical row of polka dots along the center of each nail....

Beth Ditto gave me a little case of polka dot fever. Polka dots aren't the most flattering or wearable fashion option in the world but I absolutely adore accessories featuring them. That's why I think the new Hello Kitty Hello Pretty Polka Dot Compact Mirror released with the Hello Kitty...

er, something like that, but polka dots have recently made a bit of a comeback...featured on the backs of some of the worlds most fashionable. The Shoe Dish always loves DOTS, whether they're currently fashionable or not, so we're kind of excited to be seeing the print appear on some of our...

* Vintage white dress w/ embroidered gold polka dots by Ruth Chagnon... which fits like a dream and has become one of my absolute favorite pieces I own. I found it originally on Etsy way back in February of this year, but the shop has now moved to Parparian and they have some great vintage...

Posted by Sophie on Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 Lately I'm seeing lots of dots. Polka dots that is. From outerwear to swimsuits, polka dots are seen on everything. And one dotty piece I'm crazy about is Maria Menounos' polka dot dress (also available here)! Love the subtle pattern in summery...

She looked pretty wearing a polka dot printed dress that featured a cute tiered skirt from the Oscar de la Renta Resort 2012 collection. She wore nude Brian Atwood heels with an ankle strap, and accessorized with a lilac Chanel clutch and hoop earrings. A great alternative to this dress is...

For Spring 2012 Nanamica presents this fantastic Polka Dot Anorak, constructed with an ultralight Pertex Microlight nylon shell in black with distinctive all-over polka dot embroidery. The outer is windproof and water-resistant but breathable, and lined on the inside with moisture-wicking mesh...

Deluxe 2012 Polka Dot Shirts Offering the expert tailoring of traditional menswear alongside the functionality and comfort of streetwear, Tokyo's Deluxe presents a trio of polka-dotted button-downs for the transition from summer to fall. Coming in red, blue and black, the shirts see white...

 

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