Wearable landscapes and scenery
May 25, 2012 1:23 PM   Subscribe

I really like clothing (specifically shirts, dresses, skirts and tights/leggings) with all-over scenery or landscape prints. Where can I find more of it, and what search terms would help me zero in on it?

Basically, I'm completely enamored with clothing decorated with a scene or landscape image that wraps around the entire garment but is not a repeating pattern. E.g., this dress from Anthropologie (which I picked up last year when it finally went on sale) and these space tights (which I don't have but WANT).

I'd love more stuff like this, but for whatever reason I can't seem to figure out how to find it except by accident. Thus, I am wondering if there's some search term I'm neglecting to consider. Every time I try to google (using terms like "all over print" and "landscape shirt" and whatnot) I end up getting a lot of Hawaiian prints, generic floral prints, and those t-shirts with giant dragons on them (none of which are quite what I'm after). Links to specific items would be helpful too, though I'm not someone who can generally afford to go into the triple digits for non-necessity wardrobe items. Thanks!
posted by aecorwin to Clothing, Beauty, & Fashion (20 answers total) 41 users marked this as a favorite
I don't have ideas as far as what search terms to use, but seeing your question immediately made me think of pizza shirt.
posted by kitty teeth at 1:26 PM on May 25, 2012 [1 favorite]

I got some nice results from the searches "photo print dress" and "landscape print dress" - GIS'ing both of these, the majority aren't what you want, but there are some good hits.
posted by fingersandtoes at 1:30 PM on May 25, 2012

Best answer: These space socks are gorgeous and handmade, so you might be able to get them as full-tights.
posted by two lights above the sea at 1:30 PM on May 25, 2012

Best answer: The leggings are all from Black Milk. I've heard pretty good things about BamBam leggings as well.
posted by Nimmie Amee at 1:33 PM on May 25, 2012 [2 favorites]

Best answer: Motel has some neat dresses in this style: waterfall, beach, poppy field, mirrored island.
posted by showbiz_liz at 1:35 PM on May 25, 2012

Best answer: Design by Humans and Imaginary Foundation really like their all-over prints.
posted by griphus at 1:45 PM on May 25, 2012

Best answer: I love photoprint clothes too - I've noticed it is still mainly a high-end trend, but I expect it will trickle down eventually, and become more widely available.

I love this Modcloth dress, and the variant here. I also like this men's tank from Target!
posted by 41swans at 1:47 PM on May 25, 2012 [2 favorites]

Best answer: Zara also has several dresses like this, though many of them have that mirrored thing going on: flower print, another flower print, yet another, palm trees, fish, yup more flowers

And a skirt

And these frankly amazing pants and two pairs of shorts

And several neat shirts: building facade, more palm trees (love this one!), highway at night, more mirrored flowers
posted by showbiz_liz at 1:51 PM on May 25, 2012 [2 favorites]

Oh man, Urban Outfitters has some great men's tees in this style. London, glacier, galaxy, galaxy.

And this awesome Sparkle and Fade dress that I wish I hadn't seen because I do not need any more dresses right now!
posted by showbiz_liz at 2:01 PM on May 25, 2012

AND FINALLY, this is sort of what Pinterest was made for.
posted by showbiz_liz at 2:07 PM on May 25, 2012

showbiz_liz clearly has her finger on the pulse! This dress is FANTASTIC and on sale, too!
posted by 41swans at 2:15 PM on May 25, 2012

Anthro does an awful lot of these. Here is a skirt, and two dresses.
posted by peacheater at 2:54 PM on May 25, 2012

I've seen a few like this from Eva Franco.
posted by AV at 3:36 PM on May 25, 2012

I came in here to second Black Milk
posted by FirstMateKate at 4:12 PM on May 25, 2012

Have you seen these cloud nebula skirts? I love them!
posted by Pademelon at 5:08 PM on May 25, 2012

i've seen lots of stuff like this on Asos and Modcloth. On Asos you can find stuff by searching for "photographic print."
posted by melissam at 5:34 PM on May 25, 2012

Photo prints seem quite popular this season, snap up anything you like because soon they'll be back to florals and boring prints. Really realistic or beautiful prints are nowhere near frequent enough :(
posted by pickingupsticks at 5:49 PM on May 25, 2012

I also forgot about Lovely Sally leggings. They have some gorgeous landscapes.
posted by Nimmie Amee at 8:19 PM on May 25, 2012

Threadless does this fairly often. No great thoughts on how to narrow it down from that though.
posted by maryr at 8:37 PM on May 25, 2012

Boden usually has a couple sprouting-from-the-hem skirts, which is kinda what you're looking for.
posted by jabes at 11:07 AM on May 26, 2012

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