Spring Stripes

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Stripe Silk Tunic gifted by Michael Stars

2013 Spring Fashion Trend – Stripes

This spring/summer stripes trend is not to be missed. It’s in every store, window display, magazine and commercial. It’s been tailored to suits and added to accessories and whether you choose thick or skinny, horizontal or vertical, this is an a look that can easily be integrated into your spring wardrobe.

This tricky trend can be a little difficult to wear. Wearing horizontal stripes might make someone look wider than they really are. But paired with the right complimentary pieces this spring trend will not only keep you looking up to date but also enhance your figure.

The key to wearing spring stripes is to wear it with a solid. For example, I’m wearing a somewhat thick horizontal striped top balanced out by solid bright bottoms. If you decide to wear vertical stripes this rule also applies. Also, vertically striped pants look great with a solid blouse and can even make you look taller and leaner.

If you don’t feel like wearing stripes on your clothes consider a striped handbag or heel. Like this striped Kate Spade handbag I have my eye on.

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The key to wearing spring stripes is to wear it with a solid. For example, striped blouse with solid colored shorts.

How do you feel about this spring trend? Are you looking forward to wearing it?

Stay Stylish,

Photos: @peterlang


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24 thoughts on “Spring Stripes

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    WOW these photos are amaziiing!
    PS: it’s funny that i can see the reflection of the photographer on your sunglasses in the 4th photos

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    Loving the stripes with the hot pink shorts! Such a relaxed but chic look!



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    I love stripes. But navy and white stripes I love even more! They look so great with your bright pink shorts – you look like your totally ready for summer!

    xo jen

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    A beautiful post, the weather looks so beautiful were you are!!

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    I’m loving stripes and this looks amazing on you. love how you paired it with the bright pink bottoms- great color! xx. gigi. food and beauty blogger @ http://www.gigikkitchen.blogspot.com

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    Love that you paired it with pink!


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    This outfit is so cute…and comfy looking!

    xx Luisa
    Why Don’t You Make Me?

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    Love the stripes with the bright shorts! Super cute look!



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    Hey Vanessa, just found your blog through Victoria! Look forward to looking through it… and – hopefully finding some hair tips!! If not please share some tips you have such gorgeous skin and hair! 🙂

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    Miranda {onestylishdayatatime}

    You have such gorgeous hair! And it looks so healthy – spill your hair secrets, stat!

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    Folle De Joie

    LOVING those pants!


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    Hot pink and stripes is such a great combo, you look gorgeous.


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    You definitely look spring-ready to me! I get a slight nautical vibe too. 😀


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    I never thought I’d jump on this trend but lately I cannot get enough! You look great 🙂

    xo Ashley

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    I pretty much live in outfits like this during the summer, so it’s nice to see I’m doing something right!

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    Love your casual look, specially the stripped top. I am trying to play more with prints and mixing stripes, floral and dots… it’s risky but also fun!

    Thanks for visiting my blog!

    Monica from Fashion Koketi

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    Loe your short Pink, stripe top are so cute..



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    Very cute outfit! I definitely love the stripes trend…and I have a lot of stripes in my closet.


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    What a wonderful and casual look! I love the stripes and the boat shoes are such a cute touch!

    Pink Carnations

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    is a great trend and something that one can continue wearing after spring. Great advice!

    <3 Val

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    from head to toe, i love the entire outfit. you look so beautiful love! xO!

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    love it. chic yet effortless.

    xo Andrea

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    Dreaming of shorts and skirts in March… snowing here!!
    You look lovely!

    I am so much looking forward to spring, light colours, floral prints, stripes, orange shoes… you name it.

    Lady of Style

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    your hair is perfect. loving the stripes with the fresh pink shorts
    kw ladies in navy