Hi loves! Mixing prints is something that many of us afraid to do. And rightfully so! It can be intimidating to try to mix two prints that do not look exactly the same. Thankfully, I have some tips to help you mix prints while staying true to you sense of style:
- Pick prints that share a color. For my look, the color I choose was blue. I love floral tops and like many of you, I love the off the shoulder trend! By mixing a blue floral print with a blue striped shirt, I am able to achieve a look that is chic and can even be pulled off as a dress (even though this is a top and skirt).
- When in doubt, match colors! This a trick that will always be pleasing to the eye and will make it far easier for you to find pieces that work well together.
- Spice up your look with a pop of color! For my look, I did not want the color blue to be overbearing. So add your favorite shade of lipstick to compliment your look with a little extra sass.
- Accessorize with naturals. Mastering how to mix prints takes time. If you are diving into mixing prints for the first time, keep your accessories neutral to complement your mixed prints.
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I want to thank each and everyone of you who went out of their way to wish me a happy birthday. Last week was everything I could have asked. Cheers to another year filled with beauty and philanthropy. Now, let’s get to the details of my birthday look. The top that I am wearing is by INC International Concepts. It run small so I got it in a size M. The BlankNYC jeans that I have on in this post are sold out. But here is another pair of destroyed BlankNYC jeans here. My bucket bag is one of the latest styles from LC Lauren Conrad’s handbag collective. The Hinge sandals I am wearing are also sold out but I have a similar verison in suede available here. Happy Monday loves!
Yay! Warmer weather is finally here on the east coast. So I decided to show you one of my favorite summer looks for you to put together. The dress that I am wearing is one of that I got in my Stitch Fix. I am in the hunt to find so I can link it to you all. In the meantime, here is a similar one. While summer can be hot during the day, they tend to be cooler at night. That is why a denim jacket is always handy to have. Mine is by Kut from The Kloth (and it comes in petite sizing). The tassel clutch that I have in this post is by Francesca’s. The multi colored tassels make it the perfect pieces for any look. If you are traveling, this is a clutch that packs easily and is very light.
What are some of your summer essentials? Feel free to leave me a comment below!
I love a top that I can wear in different ways. As a working professional, I do not get the change to wear casual outfits unless it is on the weekend. I fell in love with the Willow and Clay top because it is so versatile. The pleats on the top are so delicate and light. The twisting in front exposes some of your stomach but not too much in case you are self cautious like I am. Keep in mind that this piece is also one that runs true to size. Details on my two looks can be found below. Happy shopping!
My dressy look
My casual look
Did any of you get the change to check out the Met Gala a last week? I always enjoy watching the red carpet on TV. At the Met Gala, you can expect all sort of crazy and elegant pieces to be worn by celebrities. This year, Priyanka Chopra graced 2017’s Met Gala in a trench coat dress that featured a long train and black booties. Talk about reinventing trench coats in a new way!
It is no secret that trench coats are an essential piece to your wardrobe. In fact, if you are in search for a new trench coat, I have some of my ones you can purchase here. Needless to say, I found a piece that certainly reinvents how trench coat styled pieces can be worn! The dress that I found from this post is by Banana Republic. It’s selling out fast online so I do recommend that you head to your local Banana Republic boutique if you are invested in this piece. The style of this dress can also be purchase in a chambray options as well! have also linked details on accessories you can add to this look as well on the links below. Happy shopping!
Thank you Belkin Images Photography for the photographs and for sponsoring this post!