Weekend Wear 101

Your Saturdays and Sundays may be laid back, but that doesnt mean they have to lack style. Here, 10 perfect things to wear on your days off.

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Ship Shape

Wear this nautical classic with everything from shorts to jeans for a look that's both stylish and comfortable.


L.L. Bean French Sailor’s Shirt, $30; Llbean.com

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In Stitches

Great with jeans and shorts—or over a bathing suit as a chic beach cover-up.


Zara Embroidered Kaftan, $89; Zara.com

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Go Green

Slim and cropped and in a color that's a refreshing change from basic blue.


Gap Patch Pocket Capris, $60; Gap.com

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Lightweight Linen

Beyond comfortable worn loose, but easily cinched with a belt for a slimmer silhouette.


Riviera Ruffle Dress, $118; Garnethill.com

Photo courtesy of Garnet Hill

Shell Game

Appliques and a raw edge take this tank to a whole new level of style.


Raw Edge Applique Top, $58; Bodenusa.com

Photo courtesy of Boden

Night Moves

Shimmery and crinkled and in a flowy puff-sleeve style that can take you from summer BBQs to parties under the stars with ease.


Puff-Sleeve Top, $99; Talbots.com

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Short & Sweet

The perfect length and cut for pairing with everything from a tank top to a blazer.


Canvas Women’s Lightweight Chino Shorts, $35; Landsend.com

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It's a Draw

So easy to slip into and coordinates with both T-shirts for day and pretty tops for evening.


Tall Drawstring Wide Leg Pants, $60; Anntaylorloft.com

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Easy A

The perfect length and shape to flatter all figures.


Nic + Zoe Summer Fling Skirt, $108; Nordstrom.com

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Maxed Out

The long silhouette in comfortable cotton will work equally well at the beach or the bistro.


Nadya maxi Dress, $130; Bananarepublic.com

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First Published June 8, 2011

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MORE - please include t-shirts with some upper arm coverage. Cap sleeves are very unflattering unless you have youthful, shapely, slender upper arms. Think of your demographic!!!

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