How to Sport Stripes…

stripes body There’s a bevy of stripes happening for Spring 2017. Stripes are popping up on dresses, tops, pants, shoes, bags-you get the picture-pretty much EVERYTHING. Stripes can be super slimming when worn the right way but pick the wrong stripe and you may end up looking 10 pounds heavier and I have NEVER met a woman on this planet that wants that! Here are some simple stripe rules to remember:..

Remember thin stripes have a SLIMMING effect.

stripe dress

Photo courtesy of Alexis/Moda Operandi

stripes top

Image Courtesy of ArtSymphony

Wide stripes and horizontal stripes make an area appear the same aka wider/larger.

Image Courtesy of

Image Courtesy of

stripes outfit

Image Courtesy of Harpers

Stripes that swirl around the body keep the eye moving and depending on the drape of the fabric can be  slimming and uber chic.

stripe skirt wrap

Image Courtesy of Donna Karan Resort 2017

When in doubt and you need a pop of print try sporting a stripe printed bag or shoe.

Image Courtesy of

Image Courtesy of

revolve open toe heel 656

Open Toe Heel No. 21 courtesy of


Comments Closed

Comments are closed.