There is something about lush greenery that feels right for now, inasmuch as any fashion trend possibly could
At the time of writing, we are still allowed to spend time outside. That is not a sentence with which I thought I would open a fashion column. But then, pretty much every sentence I write these days – in a column or on WhatsApp – feels like a sentence I never thought I would write.
Green and white, leaf-based rather than flower-based nature prints emerged as a trend for the season in the slipstream of a Versace spring catwalk show that starred not only a tropical green print dress but, crucially, Jennifer Lopez modelling it. Dolce & Gabbana and Fendi also had succulent greenery on their catwalks that week and a trend was born.