Skip Nav
Queen Elizabeth II
15 of Queen Elizabeth's Diamonds That You Have to See to Believe
How to Be the Best Dressed Lady on Your Next Weekend Getaway
Jennifer Aniston
If Friends Were Still On, Rachel Green Would Ditch Bloomingdale's For This 1 Store

Double Take! Vanitas vs. Karen Zambos

Vanitas is all over the place these days. That's why I did a double take when I saw this Karen Zambos Vintage Couture Sleeveless Phoebe Dress ($215, originally $429) in the same exact fabric. Wait a minute . . . isn't that the print of Vanitas' Kimono Red Silk Dress ($284)? Yes it is!

It's a very small fabric world out there. Chances are both brands visited Premiere Vision, a fabric trade show, and liked the same print. Can you blame them though? It's a beautiful retro-inspired pattern. This happens from time to time, but the reason we don't see it more often is because many brands design their own fabric. That's probably a wise decision considering you don't want clones of your clothing walking around. Just some fashion for thought.

Join The Conversation
aimeeb aimeeb 9 years
I wouldn't wear either.
chellybean chellybean 9 years
Ugly, who cares? :] xoxo
lecolt45 lecolt45 9 years
Just kidding, the blouse was Rachel Mara. There's a picture on my blog on my page.
lecolt45 lecolt45 9 years
My mom has a blouse in that exact fabric, and I think it is Diane von Fustenburg!
emalove emalove 9 years
I've seen that second dress on'm not a huge fan of the print. I like the colors though.
Lovely_1 Lovely_1 9 years
Wow great find Fab! You're terrfic!
From Our Partners
Latest Fashion
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds