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7 Stylish polka dot looks for fall

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Polka dot party

Polka dots made many an appearance on the fall runways and they're shaping up to be a hot trend this season. They’re fun, flirty, playful and versatile so we’re not surprised they’ve made their way into the current style spotlight. From cute clutches to sassy skirts, read on for some of our picks for the best and brightest polka dot looks.

1Classic cardigan

Pair this simple white Tommy Hilfiger sweater with itty bitty black polka dots (, $59), with anything from jeans and a T-shirt to a pencil skirt and pumps. We love the classic cut and fresh look of this fun and flirty cardigan.

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2Polka dot blouse

Punch up your every day attire with this pretty polka dot blouse (, $64) in black with white dots and three-quarter length sleeves. The sheer top offers a classic way to add this fun fall trend to your wardrobe. Wear tucked into high waisted trousers and add a pair of stacked heels for a tendy office outfit.

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3Scoop neck top

Kick your laid back look up a notch with this cute polka dot top (, $74) featuring loose cuffed short sleeves, exposed back zip and relaxed fit. We love how polka dots add a playful element to any outfit and this T-shirt is no exception. Pair with your favorite pair of jeans and ballerina flats for an amped up take on a casual look.

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4Pleated skirt

We couldn't resist the girly charm of this pleated polka dot skirt (, $129) with high waist, small white dots on a navy blue background and bows on the side for a further feminine touch. This sassy skirt would pair well with a delicate Peter Pan-collared blouse or simple white T-shirt and cropped cardigan.

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5Polka dot clutch

Show off your playful side with this brown polka dot clutch (, $40) featuring dots in various colors and yellow bow detail on the front. We love the fact that this cute clutch can elevate an otherwise neutral outfit and pair just as easily with jeans as it does with a skirt and heels.

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6Sleeveless dress

Turn heads as you strut your stuff in this red and white silk sleeveless polka dot dress (Top Shop, $160). The cheerful hue and babydoll design make this a perfect dress for a brunch date with your BFFs or a casual dinner party. We especially like the vintage feel and the fact that this flirty frock has pockets.

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7Ballerina flats

Every shoe collection needs some simple, go-anywhere flats and this polka dot pair in taupe with white dots fits the bill (Anthropologie, $248). Casual enough to wear anywhere but elegant enough to wear with something more tailored, these adorable shoes are as versatile as they are eye-catching.

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