Spotlight Print: Leopard

When you think of your wardrobe staples you probably think of your favorite blazer, or your go-to LBD and so forth. Have you ever realized that one bold print has stood the test of time? Leopard print has been in fashion since the early 1920s when fur leopard coats were all the rage. Since its debut the print has popped up in every single decade on the most stylish influencers.

Leopard Print Throughout the Years

Anita Page

(The American film actress became extremely popular in the 1920s receiving the most fan mail of anyone on the MGM lot.)

Ava Gardner

(Ava poses on a leopard staircase in a matching leopard print bathing suit in the 1940s.)

Audrey Hepburn

(In 1963 Audrey stars in the movie "Charade"  She accessories with a leopard print pill box hat made by Givenchy.)


 (Madonna isn't the only thing that ruled in the 80s! Once again the leopard proves it is always in style.)

Kate Moss

 (In the 2000's Kate's go-to look is a variety of leopard print jackets. Making them a must have for every fashionista.)

Mission Edit’s Take

After seeing all of these inspiring style icons rock the print we wanted to show you how Mission Edit does leopard in 2018!

Leopard Turtleneck Dress

(How timeless and bold is this dress? We styled it with a classic pair of black suede pointy toe pumps and eye catching silver hula hoop earrings.)

(Bold and timeless let this leopard dress take you to work and out for drinks with ease and confidence.)  

The Leopard Top

(Not ready to go full on leopard? Try the Rowen top for the perfect amount of leopard print. We styled it with classic pumps and a chic necklace.)

(The blouse features a flattering v-neck and cross over front that immediately hides any flaws.)

Do you own the classic print? If so how would you wear it in 2018? Leave us a comment and let us know what you think about the iconic print.

Ready to try the print? Shop the leopard dress here and the top here!

Until next time,