Although ethnic prints aren’t typically categorized as sophisticated classics, ikat has the ability to be transformed, which puts it in a category all its own.

It’s the type of print that down-plays a garment, while still elevating it to extreme, stylistic heights.

Top: Vera Wang, Simply Vera

Filigree Heart Necklace: Forever 21

Belt: H&M

Ikat Print Skirt: Mod Cloth

Wooden Wedges: Nine West