• BAT-PRINT TOPS photo | Alexa Chung, Rachel Bilson

Credit: Ramey; Humberto Carreno/Startraks

Published: Wednesday December 12, 2012 06:00 AM EST



Literal animal prints are everywhere this fall, but rocking a kitten or puppy on your shirt might make you look like a grade-schooler. A comfy, fitted top emblazoned with a funky bat (like Rachel Bilson's tee or Alexa Chung's Topshop sweater) is a decidedly more grown-up way to interpret the trend.