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Style Trend 2014: Buffalo Check Prints


The buffalo check pattern seen above has been a growing trend among plaids for a few years, and is predicted to be huge this winter and into 2014. The specific take on plaid (also referred to as lumberjack plaid) is distinctive in that all the lines in the pattern are both equidistant and equal in size. Current trends in the buffalo check often display the print in wide lines of red and black.

Featured above (from left to right): ALTERNATIVE cotton open front cardigan  //  Topman Buffalo Check Knit Scarf  //  Buffalo check bar tool  //  Black and red buffalo check shirt  //  J Crew petite coat  //  ASOS Scarf With Buffalo Check  //  Faribault Buffalo Check Blanket 


How to Wear the Buffalo Check Trend 


Pictured above: Equipment long sleeve sweater / FOSSIL buffalo plaid coat / Pocket purse / Crystal jewelry

The buffalo check is a very easy trend to wear. As it almost always contains black in the colors, you can pair a buffalo check top with neutral black pants or a skirt. You can also pair it with black accessories, though I like the idea of adding on some sparkle with a metallic bag or clear crystal necklace. The print can look a bit masculine. Add some femininity with form-fitting pants and heels or dressy flats.

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  1. That pattern of course triggers the Pythons singing I'm a Lumberjack in my head...

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  2. Now, I liked them until you said that!

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