These 5 trends won’t be going away anytime soon!

Snake print shirt dress | YSL bag | Zara sandals, similar | Sunglasses | Poppy Finch necklace | Michele watch

 

 

These 5 trends won’t be going away anytime soon!

If you’ve been following along on my Instagram lately, you might have noticed how much fun I’ve been having with my #Nordstrom6 friends! Who are the Nordstrom 6? Well, here’s the scoop: we are 6 friends, co-workers, and creative Personal Stylists scattered across the US and all working from home. You’ll see us on Insta every Saturday providing some fun and lighthearted content for you all to enjoy! This week we shared our favorite summer trends, and you can see my IGTV video here where I featured 5 fashion ideas I think you’ll love. They won’t be going away anytime soon, so add them to your closets because you’ll have them for years to come! Keep reading, and under each category, I’ve listed what I was wearing in the IGTV video.

P.S. I’ve been working really hard on updating my Pinterest boards, and I’d love to know what you think. And, if you’re new around here and want to stay up to date on all things stylish and the hot new items we ALL need, then subscribe here and never miss a post! You can also follow me on Instagram here.

 

#1 Shirt dresses

Zara dress | Villa Rouge sandals | Shell bracelet, similar | Poppy Finch necklace

Recently I walked into Zara and picked up this pretty floral shirt dress that looks way more expensive than its $69 price tag. I mean, anything with a toile pattern pretty much stops me in my tracks. I love the fabric so much, I’m seriously considering buying an extra dress and making face coverings or pillows! This one runs a little small in the bust area and I’m wearing the XS.

Shirt dresses are stylish and really versatile; they can be dressed up or down with the right accessories. Fashionable celebrities like Meghan Markle and Gigi Hadid have been wearing them this summer, which proves this trend isn’t going away anytime soon!

 

 

#2 Sweater over the shoulder

Image via Sandra Sanberg

I started seeing this trend pop up over a year ago, and it immediately caught my eye. Many of you might remember this look layered over an Izod colored shirt. Well now it’s back, but way cooler and more chic than before. This micro-trend can be worn anytime, no matter the time of year, and a sweater over your shoulders works with dresses to tank tops to blazers. Try it, you’ll feel extra stylish, and it adds a little warmth — kind of like a scarf!

I’ve been wearing this J.Crew cardigan non-stop, both over the shoulder and as a sweater. In the IGTV video, I showed it 3 ways:

With a white tank, these Mother “Weekender jeans” and these sandals

Over this J.Crew dress and these sandals

With this Madewell chambray shirt, white jeans, these shoes and this bag by Staud

 

 

 

#3 Bottega Veneta inspired square-toe sandals

Image via Pinterest

The well-loved Italian brand Bottega Veneta continues to influence many of the handbags and shoes seen on all the fashion girls in recent months. And luckily, there are many new versions at affordable prices so the rest of us can get the look! Last year, I wrote this blog post during a vacation in Italy after I happened upon the Bottega Veneta store on the island of Capri. It was the first time I was able to see in person the infamous “Pouch,” and ever since, I’ve had a love affair with all things Bottega!

In the IGTV video, I was wearing this faux leather jumpsuit, and I showed these black sandals, this gold pair by Marc Fisher, and these Zara strappy ones.

 

 

 

#4 All white

Image via Pinterest

There are some street style photos I absolutely love, and this one of a stylish Scandi girl is a great example. The shell necklace was love at first sight, and everything from the effortless white shirt to the cool sunglasses makes this an outfit to copy.

In the IGTV video, I was wearing this Michael Stars blouse, Frame white denim, these favorite sandals and this Mansur Gavriel, Bottega-inspired pouch. I switched up the outfit by adding these shoes and a sale Zara bag. Lastly, I wore these favorite Valentino sandals, and this YSL go-with-everything bag. It goes to show, all-white is super versatile!

 

 

 

 

#5 Caftans

Sleepy Jones caftan | Marc Fisher sandals | Sunglasses | Wine glass

Caftan dresses are stylish and elegant, but also super comfy, like the one I’m wearing above. You might also like this Tory Burch striped dress, available here in blue. And, if I had a pool, I’d definitely add this one or this one! See more of my picks here. These are perfect for summer  — just throw on some pretty sandals and you’re good to go!

Thank you for reading! xo

 

 

Favorite Summer Trends

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6 Comments

  1. Thank you Susie for the great fashion advice, I love your blog and I follow your instagram and it is all so much fun and so useful!
    Happy summer, be safe, Francesca

  2. I loved the video on Instagram! Gorgeous all-white outfit. Such beautiful color with the powder blue bag!

  3. I just bought the Michael Stars white top through your link. So excited. Can’t wait to wear it! Thank you again for this awesome post.