On a recent June gloomy day, I struggled to find the right piece to wear. Although it's nearly summer, a floral romper or dress felt aggressively upbeat, and not quite warm enough. While I've never been sailing, the weather feels reminiscent of crisp cold, coastal air and this dress, which combines nautical stripes with a babydoll dress cut and eyelet ruffle sleeves, felt like a natural choice. Paired with fun sneakers to offset its sweetness, it made a fun option for a not-quite-summer day.
Checkered on the Beach
Gingham and black-and-white checks are seemingly everywhere these days, and I'm completely on board—especially when they come in the form of an easy, yet compelling dress. The split-neck collar detail combined with the shoulder ties and comfortable (but still slightly fitted) ...read more