We have seen enough and more of the classic peplum dresses, tops and jackets in recent times, and news is that the trend is not going away anytime soon.
The alluring vintage silhouette, a reminiscent of the 1940’s, made a dramatic comeback in Spring Summer 2012. The peplum design accentuates the waist creating a flattering figure for most body types. The peplum flounce has been adapted into various wardrobe staples and one such emerging trend is the peplum jacket.
I’m a huge fan of Peplum especially in Wax Print, popularly known as Ankara.
Read on to learn how to style with it!
A Pair of well fitted skinny Pants or jeans will make your legs look longer, thus elongating your figure.
Wear high heels to accentuate the height even further. The peplum jacket balances the length by adding a curve at the hip.
Complete the look with matching accessories.
For colourful print fabrics such as mine, you want to use similar colour tones.
If you want to play safe and keep it simple, then by all means complete your look with either a black skinny pant or Bandage skirt and accessories.