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Hot Trend: Patchwork

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Not just for hippies in the 1960's, patchwork has made a big comeback this season. Whether you feel like playing it safe with a belt or going all-out in a dress, here are some fun patched picks for you!

Xhilaration "Patchwork Swimwear" in Multicolor, $14.99 each piece

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A traditional bikini gets a kick thanks to vibrant color swatches.

Arizona "Patchwork Trouser Short" in Camp Green Patch, $32

Photo courtesy of JCPenney.
So much cuter than plain denim cut-offs, these short-shorts will be the hit of any summer picnic!

O'Neill "Patchwork Tote" in Fatigue, $33.95

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Big enough for a weekend trip or a jaunt to the beach, this tote also comes in a darker color combo.

Hurley "Patchwork Delight Dress" in White, $44

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Funky as can be, this cotton frock just screams warm-weather vacation.

Lucky Brand "Jeanette Patchwork Belt" in Multi, $44

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Add this 1.5-inch-wide waist cincher to your pants for a hint of the trend.

Keds "Champion Striper Mosaic Slip-On," $44.99

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So pretty! These sneaks will give a girly touch to weekend basics.

Converse "Chuck Taylor All Star Vacation Patchwork Hi" in Dark Denim/Multi, $62

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Leave it to Converse to stay on top of the trends! These kicks will go perfectly with your favorite jeans.

J. Crew "Tropical Patchwork Madras Mini" in Luau, $72

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A preppy madras plaid still seems fresh when it's paired with a miniskirt!

French Connection "Patchouli Patchwork" Top in Malibu Pink/Black, $88

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Dressy enough to wear for an evening out, this top has just a hint of boho chic.

Fossil "Signature Patchwork Medium Hobo" in Multi, $118

Photo courtesy of Macy's.
You can carry just about everything in this 13-inch-wide hobo! It also has two interior zip pockets to keep everything organized.
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