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Hot Pink

While you may find yourself already falling hard for some of fall’s hottest trends, I wouldn’t count out the high-low maxi just yet. Thought of mostly as a summer favorite, the romantic skirt, which not only frames a fabulous pair of heels but also cascades into a dramatic tail hem, has the power to be a major player in your transitional wardrobe. Typically when it comes to wearing a flowy maxi, the “rules” say to stick with a fitted top to counterbalance the skirt silhouette. But with summer officially over, a new list of rules has emerged. I say it’s time to try the complete opposite and go with something a little more loose and unexpected for fall like a soft embellished sweater.

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Summer : All dressed up

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Summer is as much about casual barbecues and beach days as it is about outdoor weddings and parties. Let’s talk about how to style a summery outfit to match your event’s glitz and ritz. The trick is in the accessories. I love this breezy look for a daytime affair.

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Keeping the accessories in the same color family brings structure to this light-weight floral dress, making it more suitable for the summer-formal event.DSC03658

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Dress: Bobeau, Shoes: Mossimo, Bag: BCBG,  Belt via eBay (similar here or here), Cuff: Nordstrom (similar here), Sunglasses: Coach, Earrings: A peace treaty

 

Hair

DSC03600You must have noticed my new summer do I have been flaunting lately. It’s weird how hair becomes a part of your identity. Your face stays the same and yet this mound of strands frame, shape and accentuate your features, giving comfort and confidence that, yes, the hair you wear is perfect for you. I love trying out new hairstyles and I have always been comfortable in making changes to my looks, mainly by experimenting on my hair. Not all of them were smart decisions, but they were all fun. Continue reading