Styling in newspaper Print
Since the newspaper print trend was introduced by Hollywood actress Jessica Packer in 2001, it has taken over the fashion scene with panache. Ladies from different walks of life have embracing this outfit and this year 2016 is not an exception.
Initially newspaper prints were made of real paper and very popular in the 1960s, but are easily destroyed by water or rain. Now they are back and made of real fabric. Men and women are wearing it to different occasions because they make them stand out and become the centre of attraction.
Newspaper print comes in exotic colours and designed into dresses, trousers, skirts, suits, shorts, shirts, jumpsuits, shoes, bags and other accessories. Nigerian designer like Ituen Basi has made unique pieces for fashionistas. Celebrities like Funke Akindele, Linda Ikeji, Mercy Aigbe-Gentry, Tiwa Savage and others have also worn these outfits to various occasions.
Tips on what to wear with newspaper print outfits:
You can style up your newspaper print with pumps, clutch for that party look.
For that playful look, wear with flat sandals.
Choose a neutral colour of shoe and bag that matches a colour in your outfit.
To play safe, wear a black shoe as black goes with any colour.
Wear with a statement necklace to make you look chic.
Don’t forget to wear a nice makeup and a hairdo to add finishing touches to your look.
It is very important when wearing this outfit not to over-accessorise.