Vintage Summer Fashion Tips That Still Feel Fresh

Bella Breakdown These throwback looks and trends still work for Summer 2016! From the 1920’s: a duster cover-up, high-waisted pants and flapper silhouettes.   From the 1930’s: wide-legged flair pants, bikini bombshells and prints.   From the 1940’s: high-waisted shorts and a tied button-up shirt.   From the 1950’s: sweetheart meets bombshell look, a bare midriff, and a sunbathed beauty look.   From the 1960’s: a cropped lace top, mini-skirts, a Bardot by the beach look, and crocheted pieces.   From the 1970’s: bell sleeves, platform shoes, the naked suit look, and disco classics.   From the 1980’s: embellished...

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The Chic, Casual Alternative to Jeans

Bella Breakdown When you’re looking for an alternative for your go-to jeans, you can’t beat these versatile cotton twill pants from Mavi; they’re an absolute wardrobe staple. Featuring a lightweight, stretch fabrication that’s relaxed but tapered, perfect to style with heels or flats for an effortlessly cool look for spring. We love that these pants look just as effortless and cool with a pair of flat sandals as they do cuffed with a great heel. Watch celebrity stylist Anita Patrickson show you some of her favorite ways to style this...

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2 Ways to Style a Must-Have Summer Shirt

Bella Breakdown How do you improve on the classic sleeveless button-front shirt for summer? You update it in mixed media fabrics, of course! This Supply & Demand top features a fresh summer plaid on the front and breezy knit back, which makes it super comfortable and flattering. Watch fashion expert Marcellas Reynolds show you 2 chic, easy ways to wear this summer style staple. When the weather heats up, but it isn’t appropriate to wear a tank top, what to do? The sleeveless button-up with a jersey back is both flattering and cool for a backyard barbeque. You can...

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Style Pro Tip: Tie Up Your Shirt Without Ruining It!

Bella Breakdown Summer is almost here and we are all slowly moving our summer clothes to the front of our closets…FINALLY! With that being said, one of my favorite tips of the day is how to tie up your shirt and not ruin it or look like you are eight years old knotting it with a scrunchy! Here are the steps: 1. Create Two Bunny Ears With Your T-shirt Start at nine o’clock and one o’clock. You can choose to start more at the back or in the center. Where the knot is positioned is totally up to you....

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3 Ways to Wear Knee-High Boots All Spring Long

Bella Breakdown It’s easy to add attitude to any outfit with a pair of over-the-knee boots, and just because the flowers are blooming doesn’t mean your look has to turn demure. This runway season, designers paired knee-high boots with many spring collections in a chic look that’s much more approachable than you might think. 1. If you’re a little hesitant about over-the-knee boots, a great place to start is a flat shape in a light neutral color. Give your look an equestrian vibe with a button down and blazer for a weekend or pair with a black pant for...

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