Sometimes you hit online shopping gold, and when that parcel arrives, you just know in your gut that its going to be a good one. For me, this is a rare occurrence, and when it does happen, I always do a mini dance of joy. Normally, I’m returning the clothes straight after I open the box- that’s how trained my eye has become over several decades. But, this time, as soon as I managed to wrestle that shiny box out of my three year old’s sticky clutches ( he currently has a thing for boxes and clocks… don’t ask) and opened it, I knew this top would be part of my wardrobe for a long time to come.
Ganni has thundered onto the fashion scene with such a force that it is impossible not to notice them. It is always difficult for a brand that has created such a buzz around their clothes to maintain the traction, but Ganni, with their clever use of social media, has managed to do just that. One quick click on their hashtag gannigirls and you will discover an array of huge influencers cooly championing this brand. And cooly championed this brand they have, because we all want a taste of Scandi cool thanks to Ganni!
Moving on from the classic leopard print colour of brown and black, this Printed Cotton Poplin top with its blue black hues of leopard is quirky and fun, yet also manages to be timeless. The puff sleeves make it flattering on any body shape and make my broad shoulders appear smaller and the corset style waist smooths any lumps and bumps, which in our book, is always a good thing!
Here are some other alternative, flattering, funky coloured animal print tops: