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10 Polka Dot Pieces Worth Changing Your Stripes For

I've always been pretty loyal to stripes, but this season's sudden abundance of polka dots might make switching my signature print worthwhile. The pattern seems to be popping up everywhere from runways to retailers and suddenly, I can't live without a spotted piece of my own. In the slideshow below I've included 10 items that incorporate the trend—click through to shop them now.

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This reminds me of something a silent film star would wear to shoot in Italy. I'd wear it with a full red lip and straw fedora.

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Chambray shirts are as upbiquious as T-shirts these days. Mix things up by adding some spots.

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This is why I love Marc Jacobs. Who else would think of an inverted dalmation print on python textured fabric?

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Polka dots don't need to be uniform. The mix of sizes here is a fun twist on the trend.

 

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Silky and soft as pajamas, but tailored to a tee.

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High waisted polka dot shorts definitely nod to that whole 50's pin up thing. But, with a pop of neon or pastel, they'll look thoroughly 2012.

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This looks like it was lifted from someone's Paris Fashion Week photo diary.

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Okay so it's not yellow. But an itsy-bitsy, teeny-weeny navy polka dot bikini is way more flattering.

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When I'm feeling jeans and T-shirt lazy in the morning, this scarf will be a live (and outfit!) saver.

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