Ways to Wear Tropical Prints—Even if You’re Not on Vacation

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Palm fronds, pineapples, super-saturated florals, and flying birds: a good tropical print should whisk you off to a sunny island—even if, in reality, your feet are firmly on a city sidewalk. The once-goofy Hawaiian shirt is making a major comeback this summer, and for more femme sensibilities, dresses laden with banana leaves and hibiscus are […]

Ways to Pull Off High Gladiator Sandals This Summer

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We’ve seen ’em and loved ’em on the runway, and now they’ve graduated to street-style status: We’re talking about high gladiator sandals, summer’s answer to the knee-high boot. During the last few seasons, designers such as Valentino, Rodarte, and Chloe paired flowing dresses, micro-minis, and tight pants with the bold shoe, and now we’re seeing […]

Outfits That Prove Sneakers Are the Perfect Shoe for Summer

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Between Memorial Day and Labor Day, sandals tend to get all the glory in the footwear world. Which is fair enough: After months of tights and boots and other constricting apparatuses, your feet deserve a little fresh air and vitamin D. That said, sneakers may secretly be the best shoe of summer. Why? A few […]

21 Ways to Pull Off Shorts at Work This Summer

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Shorts may be the first thing we throw in our weekend bags in the summer, but come Monday? Hmmm … not always the most obvious choice. Denim cutoffs definitely don’t fly in a corporate office, and if they’re super short, they may not be great for a laid-back startup either. (Even if your boss is […]

The It-Girl Guide to Summer Sunglasses

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Sunglasses are to summer what boots are to winter—in other words, an absolute necessity. In their mirrored lenses, exaggerated cat-eye shapes, or classic aviator frames, bold shades have the power to put a distinct stamp on even the most basic outfits, with minimal effort. Who better, then, to prove it than bona fide It-girls such as Poppy Delevigne, TK […]

Wearing a Choker Doesn’t Make You Basic

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The choker necklace is under siege. Small-scale, fashion-industry-centric siege, sure, but siege nonetheless. The trend has been on the rise for the past year or two, but really hit fever pitch this year, with red carpet regulars and Tumblr teens alike snatching up the accessory at an alarming pace. It hit something of a breaking […]

Stylish Ways to Wear a Pair of Converse Sneakers

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We’re going to take an educated guess and wager that you have a pair of Converse sneakers in your closet right now (if they aren’t already on your feet.) Even if you don’t, it’s safe to assume you’ve owned a pair at one time or another—and know exactly how to wear Converse sneakers like a pro. […]

Street-Style-Approved Outfit Ideas to Steal This Summer

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Ah, summer—the season of rooftop barbecues, rosé by the gallon, and FOMO-inducing Instagrams from friends’ beach vacations. It’s still early days, so we’re very much in eager anticipation mode—give us a few months before the sweat-drenched commutes, awkward sunburns, and relentless mosquito bites really start to get to us—but we have found ourselves standing in […]