Stars rocking iconic polka dot looks
January 22 is Polka Dot Day
© Getty Images
FASHION Celebrity style
Polka dots are a timeless pattern. The circles have not only become popular in art and furniture, but also in fashion. It is speculated that the origin of the name is due to the popularity of polka dance at the time the pattern became trendy. It's believed it comes from a Czech word that means "little half"—a reference to polka dance steps.
Polka dots gained popularity in the mid-20th century in pop culture, and the pattern was even adopted by the popular Disney character Minnie. But many celebrities have also embraced the look; from movie stars to famous singers. Click through the following gallery and get inspired by these iconic polka dot looks.
- Last Hour
- Last Day
- Last Week
Black diamonds: Earth's toughest mystic jewel from outer space
CELEBRITY Child stars
HEALTH Women's health