Paisley is the term used to refer to the droplet-shaped vegetable print that we would commonly see in the fashion industry.This type of print came from the Persian or Iranian origin. Paisley is the English term for buta or boteh which are two terms used by the Persian people to refer to this type of print. Aside from the term, Paisley, American also use the term Persian pickles to refer to this print type.
During the 60’s to 70’s, Paisley has become popular and was associated with the psychedelic style. This is due to the influence of The Beatles during that time. Today, you can find this print in most female clothing like dresses, blouses, pants and shorts.