Trend We Love: The New Polka Dot
Meet the classic pattern's edgy, modern little sister
Forget the classic, preppy pattern of old. The new polka dot is edgy and off-kilter—a fitting mascot for designers and homeowners that blend a reverence for the past with a boldly forward-thinking point of view. Notice the unexpected asymmetrical style and uneven spacing, which imparts the otherwise orderly print with a devil-may-care flare. If you've sworn off the pattern in the past, here's proof that it's time to take another look.