Trendspotting: Chevron Chic
It’s angled, it’s on trend, and it’s everywhere. At the moment, the chevron stripe is nearly inescapable, and what a lovely prison to find oneself in. When paired with itself in a sharply undulating line, the chevron becomes a chevron stripe, the darling of all patterns on the market in 2012.
The ubiquitous zigzag is turning up on everything from chairs and pillows to lamps and table runners, and with good reason: it’s classic, it’s cool and it lends a perfect balance of chaos and order. Here, a little stroll through some of the cutest chevron-emblazoned items we’ve found of late: