A crocheted cropped top like this one is the perfect centerpiece for a fun summer outfit. Pair it with a classy pair of loose shorts and teal espadrilles for an extra pop of color. Finish the look with a crocodile ring and feather earrings for a playful summer vibe.
Start this outfit off with a loose, striped cropped top and create contrast with a fitted white bandage skirt. Add a pair of wedges, and finish with fun accessories like this necklace with pair of glasses on it and color block bangles.
All In The Details—There’s nothing like an unexpected peek of pink or green to put a big ol’ smile on our face. Tackle the neon trend one detail at a time with some of our absolutely favorite hint-of-neon accessories that can wear well with nearly any ensemble.
Shape Up—Neon is a color family usually skew a little edgy. Stick it to the stereotype and look for neon pieces in feminine, traditional shapes, like a full skirt or a demure shell.
Neon In The Nude—Pair the brightest bright with a neutral for a megawatt contrast. this is a surefire way to make your favorite shade of neon really pop.
Pattern Play—We adore a vibrant neon print, like these ikat-pattern shorts, whose loudness can be played up with a contrasting neon blouse, or tuned down when worn underneath an untucked, plain blouse.
Double As Nice—Cash in on two trends by colorblocking neon pieces. Make sure each piece is clean, crisp, and structured, as anything too voluminous can overwhelm the effect.
"There are certain items that require a special window of time to shine - in this case, grasp those sunny-breezy days just before you’re breaking a sweat the moment you hit the sidewalk.
Because a silky blouse is not friendly with perspiration, but it does make a jean short classy; a high-waisted jean more runway than 70’s runaway; maximizes the chic factor of a mini; makes your belt feel good about itself; prompts you to raid your mom’s 80’s jewelry collection for gold pieces; ETC.
Here are five simple neutrals under $50 that I love. “
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1. Shop Ruche Beloved Barbados Embroidered Blouse $47.99 | 2. Forever 21 Buttoned Blouse with Pintucks $17.80 (also in cream) | 3. Vintage watercolor floral blouse Etsy $32.00 | 4. Nasty Gal Silver Lining Blouse $38.00 | 5. River Island Blouse with Front Pockets $44.32 (was $64)