No longer just reserved for doe-eyed school girls' pigtails, ribbon and lace detailing have grown up and are popping up on shirts, skirts, in our hair and even around our ankles!

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Hair bow, R20, MRP.

Long cotton shirt with lace-up detail, R799, H&M.

Shirt with ties, R 629, H&M.

Jersey dress with ties, R 529, H&M

Denim skirt with lacing, R 629, H&M.

Bella Bow Blouse White, DAVID by David Tlale, R699,

Bow Detail Shirt Pale Blue, MANGO, R749,

Make any outfit bow-tastic with this wide-belt with bow, Zara.

Satin sliders, Zara.

WATCH: Make your own ribbon-detail pumps:

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