A KEEPER

Cape Cod, MA

Ok, we’ve all been there, we've ordered that trendy swimsuit that we LOVE but quickly grow tired of after just a few months. You know, those over-priced, neon colored, never-gonna-wear-next-year styles? I am a sucker for those. And while it's always fun to try on the flavor of the year, I am now trying to grab pieces that are good investments—meaning they won’t feel old after just one season.

This one-piece from Solid & Striped is a true classic. With a 1950's feel, high-waist and backside, it manages to pull off a look that's both timeless and totally flattering. It's a swimsuit that would be perfect for a trip to Cape Cod (where I wore it here), Europe and even your neighbors pool party. It's safe to say this one won't be going out of style anytime soon. FINALLY! I found a keeper. 

Swimsuit: Solid & Striped (Anthropologie)

Floppy Hat: c/o Marshalls (similar)

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Soak Up the Summer

Santa Monica, CA

Summer may be coming to a close, but the water’s still warm, which means there’s a little more time to don all your favorite swimsuits. But if you’re like me, and you’ve been wearing the same rotation all season, it may be time for a little last-minute refresh. To mix things up, I grabbed this classic one-piece from Victoria’s Secret. With sales up to 70% off—this deal is just too good to miss out on.  Check out the entire SALE right here and end the season strong. 

Sunhat: c/o Marshalls

One Piece Suit:  Victoria's Secret (Now 50% OFF)

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Photos By: Joe Yu

Summer Uniform

September 1, 2015

Santa Monica, CA

Summer is quickly coming to a close, but with the continuation of sky-high temps, a sudden wardrobe revamp would seem silly.  For this transitional time, I always like to keep things easy and stick to basic, cross-seasonal pieces. This bouncy trapeze dress is just that.  I snagged it a couple of weeks ago and I knew it would be perfect for both summer and fall.  Great for the office or an afternoon brunch with friends (which is where I wore it here) you can easily swap out my summery wedges and lace fedora for a brimmed hat and fall booties.  It’s the perfect canvas dress and I’ve been living in it the past couple of weeks. I just need to get my hands on a few more.  What’s your late-summer uniform? Check out more of my favorites at the end of this post. 

Trapeze Dress: Ruche

Lace Up Wedges: Material Girl 

Tassel Pendant: Baublebar

Lace Fedora: Nordstrom

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Photos By: Shara Cooper