Mary and Angelika's Nature-Inspired Jacket Screams Summer

By: Marissa Brassfield - Jul 19, 2009   Updated: Mar 24 2011
References: etsy
This gorgeous silk bolero from Mary and Angelika is trimmed with red roses, making it the perfect accessory to top off a summer outfit.

Boleros have reemerged as a summer fashion staple to cover bare shoulders and help day outfits transition from night. Check out some other creative capelets and boleros below.

Implications - Floral prints might have been hugely popular over the past few decades, but the future of fashion is definitely moving towards designs that increasingly incorporate textures and three-dimensional elements. Instead of merely evoking flowers with mundane two-dimensional patterns, jackets like this take floral fashion to a whole new, modern level that is in line with recent technological developments.