Vertical stripes were always thought to make you look taller and thinner while horizontal stripes are the more stylish choice. Fashion rule is never wear horizontal stripes if want to look fit..The craze for stripes puts this rule to bed.
Stripes is like basic.. Other prints go out of style but stripes is always coming back.
And I found a lot of interesting ways to dress your stripes. . Here are the few looks that I created on Polyvore.