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Just because it’s summer doesn’t mean that you _have_ to wear flip-flops each and every day. Give your feet a break with rugged ankle boots, which pair perfectly with a sweet day dress in a feminine print like polka dots.
Jessica Alba's Pastel Look
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Photo courtesy FAMEFLYNET PICTURES
Jessica Alba always looks good, but in this pretty ensemble, she outdoes herself. We scouted out some similar duds—from the gorgeous bag to the the cool blazer—so you can easily steal her laidback look.
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With summer’s humidity, who wants to bother with a blow-out? If your hair has natural curl or wave, now’s the time to rock it just as it is.
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Jazz up an otherwise-neutral ensemble with a bright, eye-catching bag. Bonus points for embroidery, beading, or other embellishments.
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When pairing two prints, make sure that one is big and loud and one is fine and quiet. Think florals with pinstripes, tiny dots with paisleys, or a look like Eva’s—small neutral stripes with a neon native-inspired pattern.
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A splash of neon makes everything look more chic. Sofia’s got the proportions right, too, by mixing a blowsy, flowy top with strick-skinny bottoms.
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In the fall, save the floppy hat-wearing for the Kardashians. In the summer, save your skin like Rachel Zoe does, by topping your look off with an oversized hat that keeps you permanently in shade.
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Put down the cardigans and back away…for those times in the summer when you need an extra layer, turn to a classic white blazer. Perfect for day or night.
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