Jeans + T-shirt + sandals. Cut-offs + tank top + sneakers. Cocktail dress + strappy shoes + a clutch. There are some outfit combinations that always work, but if you’re trying to add up something that’s a little more complicated with a bigger payoff, the equation could take a little more finesse to balance.We’ve taken some of the summer’s most killer fashion factors and figured out some outfit combinations that are foolproof. Ahead, nine fashion problems and our most elegant solutions.
Diane von Furstenberg Stretch Twill Pants, $325, available at Net-a-Porter; BCBG Tortoiseshell Beaded Necklace, $78, available at BCBG; Madewell Striped Tank, $39.50, available at Madewell;Marc Jacobs Platform Sandal, $360, available at The Corner.
J.Crew Cafe Capri Pant, $89.50, available at J.Crew; MaxMara Tamara Bead Necklace, $233, available at Matches; Abercrombie Maya Tank, $34, available at Abercrombie & Fitch; Loeffler Randall Dita Platform Pump, $425, available at Loeffler Randall.
Surface to Air Carla Dress, $270, available at Surface to Air; Mango Cat Eye Sunglasses, $29.99, available at Mango; Marc by Marc Jacobs Stripey Straw Jane’s Friend Elaine Crossbody Bag, $258, available at Nordstrom; Tabitha Simmons Alexa Leather Flat Pumps, $696.17, available at Browns Fashion.
See by Chloe Denim Bustier Babydoll Dress, $295, available at Net-a-Porter; Burberry Havana Sunglasses, $311.37, available at ASOS; Betsey Johnson Fruity Crossbody, $68, available at Zappos;Pixie Market Straw Flats, $96, available at Pixie Market.
Dorothy Perkins Blue Spot Print Denim Dress, $59, available at Dorothy Perkins; Illesteva Leonard Round Marbled Sunglasses, $283.22, available at Browns Fashion; Rachel Rachel Roy Handbag, $79, available at Macy’s; Jenni Kayne D’Orsay Flat, $415, available at Jenni Kayne.
Sandro Floral Print Crepe Shorts, $235, available at Net-a-Porter; Romwe Oversized T-Shirt, $29.99, available at Romwe; Rebecca Minkoff Ostrich Embossed Beau Clutch, $395, available at Rebecca Minkoff; Marais Espadrille Wedge, $110, available at Marais USA.
Oasis Gatsby Printed Shorts, $65, available at Oasis; Tara Jarmon Top, $150.10, available at Tara Jarmon; Stella McCartney Falabella Faux Leather Wristlet Pouch, $400, available at Net-a-Porter;Madewell Turnabout Sandal, $138, available at Madewell.
Illustrations by Naomi Abel
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