When I can't decide on what to wear in any other season, I usually rely on a flowy, white blouse with jeans, so it's no surprise that my summertime go-to will be a flowy blouse, in dress form. Somehow, dressing in cool colors gives the effect of feeling cooler as well, so neutral accessories like a head scarf and woven mules and tote make the perfect finishing touches alongside the best accessory of all: soft serve ice cream.
Ruffled in Red
The combination of ruffles and flowers can easily veer from feminine to saccharine, so in creating this dress, I was careful to add details that gave it a slight edge and made it entirely wearable to backyard barbecues and poolside lounging. The one-sided off-shoulder is playful ...read more