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Jess Zaino

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Best Print Dress & Designer Dresses

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As a road-tested, mother-approved trendster, it is my community responsibility to serve you up the trends hot and fresh. Something we've seen a dash of this season but comes on stronger in the next year are prints. Bold, loud, and proud prints. On everything from dresses to shoes from floral to architecturally chic straight designs. Fall '08 boasts a sleek and mature look so pick up a print dress now as a precursor of what's to come.

The best print dress selections dazzle with bold and proud prints that stand out in all the right ways. We recommend the perfect designer dresses including print silk dress choices and other casual print dresses.

Best Print Fashions by Jess Zaino

The Best You Can Get

  • Nanette Lepore Gin Sling Dress

    Jess says: This beauty invokes the sweet, hot sticky of the south with its sexy silhouette and beautifully bold colors. The silk material makes for a slinkier look and fitted shape will make any woman a fashion winner.

    • Back zip closure
    • 41” from shoulder to hem
    • Silk
  • Just Cavalli One Shoulder Jersey Dress

    Jess says: I love the pop-y purple color and abstract feather print of this Cavalli dress. Plus, the one-shoulder silhouette is on trend for the upcoming Fall season. This piece will look great paired with black stockings and heels are some really high silver strappy things. Because of the fluidity and fit of the cut, keep accessories minimal to nil and show off YOU in the sexy dress instead.

    • Circular metal hardware at one shoulder
    • 42” length from shoulder to hem
    • Rayon/spandex fabric for Jersey fit
  • LaRok Patchwork Double V Tunic

    Jess says: This dress is a party! Taking a vintage patchwork print and bringing it into the present with multicolored sequined panels, this dress works to wow ‘em in one wear.

    • Side zip closure
    • 33” length from shoulder to hem
    • Sizes to 12
    • Polyester/spandex with nylon lining
  • Carmen Marc Valvo Printed Silk Dress

    Jess says: Ikat is a print we've been seeing on a lot of the red carpets and runways. This Carmen Marc Valvo takes the bohemian print and makes its pretty on the 'ladies who lunch' sleeveless cocktail dress you see here.

    • Blue with multicolor ikat print
    • Bateau neckline with tie waist
    • Available to size 12
  • DVF Banner Silk Jersey Dress

    Jess says: It was the bold color and rhombus print of this DVF dress that first caught my attention. If you look closely however, the V'd shoulder straps and contrasting patterns make for a very interesting piece.

    • Unique V'd shoulder straps
    • Contrast print at neckline and hem
    • Pure silk

You will be happy with any of these

  • TopShop Check Bow Dress

    Jess says: I love love love everything about this sweet dress. The bow at the bust line is an added dash of flirt with the cutesy fitted waist and checkerboard print making it a must have for any party girl.

    • Check bow front dress with full skirt and tie back
    • Made of 52% Polyester and 48% Cotton
    • Available in sizes up to 16
  • Guess Christina Dress

    Jess says: This dress brings a sense of fun with its bright, bold colors and flirty cut. I love the ruffled hemline as it makes this great looking dress all the more girly.

    • Sweetheart neckline with buckle accent in center
    • Adjustable straps and button closure on back above small opening
    • Stripe print
  • Forever 21 Rose Print PolkaDot

    Jess says: This is quite a stunning piece for such a low price. You get more bang for your buck with the colorful rose and flower print designs that adorn this sweet dress. The spaghetti straps are braided and the 100% cotton fabric makes for a comfy fit. Wear with a natural-toned heel and wooden accessories.

    • V-neckline and empire waist tie sash
    • 34” approx length from shoulder to hem
    • 100% cotton
  • Gap Dotted Sash Dress

    Jess says: This dress is what cotton is all about. Breezy and looking cool and cute as a cucumber (are cucumbers cute?) with its polka-dot-y prints, throw it on for an easy weekend day around the house for fun drinks with friends.

    • 100% cotton
    • Adjustable spaghetti straps
    • Self-tie satin sash at elasticized waist
  • Harajuku Lovers The Lovers Plaid Dress

    Jess says: I love this look from Gwen Stefani's street line, Harajuku Lovers. You can dress it down for a teen look with motorcycle boots or you can make it fancy for a mature outing with gold flats and accessories. Either way, you can't lose with this bold plaid print and adorable A-line fit.

    • Short sleeve plaid dress with scoop neck
    • Two front pockets
    • 100% cotton

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Set trends with the best print dress selections this season. We suggest print designer dresses that include stunning print silk dress selections as well as other print casual dresses. Always the best price, these print casual dresses dazzle with bold colors and designs that are chic and classy for work or play.