- Why Are Summer Clothes so Exciting?
- Wear It Now
- Wear It Later
- Top of the World Style Linkup No. 267
Why Are Summer Clothes so Exciting?
It doesn’t matter whether it is the new dress you bought for summer or whether it is your favorite dress from last summer. In spring, we gals are all eager to wear our summer items to up our mood thru the last chilly days. We fight our winter wardrobe boredom with spring fashion layering. In fall, we are all in denial and want to keep wearing our summer favorites. Somehow the summer clothes don’t bore us at all. Maybe it’s because the long school free time in summer when we were kids or just because we just like the long days and the less restrictive dress code.
Wear It Now
I love the high-low hem of this dress’ design and the nice cleavage. However, in Alaska in rarely gets warm enough to wear this dress.
Here some inspiration how to wear the dress in summer.
Newport News tailored leather jacket with Eli Tahari sheath dress, Moschino belt, and studded pumps (all own)
How to wear it in fall: Short-sleeve blazer with Elie Tahari sheath, Paloma Picasso xo belt, and Nicole fall sandals (all own)
Eli Tahari printed sheath dress with white denim jacket, Gloria Vanderbit red pumps, 3.1 Philip Lim tote, and Paloma Picasso sunglasses
Elie Tahari sleeveless summer sheath dress worn with Moschino belt (all own)
Wear It Later
An easy way to transition summer pieces to fall is to pair them with items from our winter wardrobe. To extend their wear into fall, pair them with items of similar color from your cold season wardrobe. See the photos below for an example.
Add matching shoes. The result looks like a pencil skirt with a sweater. To downplay the contrast between the summer and winter pieces repeat the lightest color (here white) by adding two accessories in that hue (here the belt and scarf). The result: a fresh colorful outfit for work. To not freeze to hypothermia wear a half-slip underneath the sheath. Nobody will know that little secret. As outerwear add a transition season coat.
How do you wear your summer items now or do you wait until it is warm enough? Show me in the linkup at the end of this post.
Top of the World Style Linkup No. 267
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