Why Liberty’s nostalgic prints are having a fashion moment

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My autumn wish list currently comprises a handful of Liberty-print dresses – and not much else. I know this is hardly groundbreaking fashion news, and yet there is something very 2020 about a frock (or blouse, or skirt) crafted from one of the delightfully nostalgic fabrics created by London’s most iconic emporium. And if you’re immediately thinking, “nope, too twee for me,” I urge you to reconsider. Twee, with all its comfort and familiarity, this year, is no bad thing.

The Liberty look has a frisson of right-for-now-ness courtesy of Gucci’s autumn/winter collection which includes a capsule offering of ready-to-wear and accessories crafted after creative director Alessandro Michele delved into the 45,000-strong archive of prints.

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