The varsity, the boys club, the club kid, the tennis plunging v- in all it’s names and forms this sweater is the pinnacle of summer sweater perfection. When it comes to pairing sexy and preppy this piece has just enough plunge to remain girly and flirty, while it’s menswear prepster roots suggest you threw on something you found in the back of your guy’s closet. Because it screams “I just don’t care” (when of course you REALLY do), you automatically gain parisian girl status. Add the perfect espadrille (and I mean totally perfect as they are not just THE shoe of the moment, but exceedingly comfy, and under $18 from Forever 21) and a satin ribbon or panama hat, et voila: parisian chic & summer cool, at next to no cost.
This look is ideal for an in town lunch when you’re breaking from the beach, a weekend brunch, and perfect to pack for an afternoon site seeing on a weekend getaway at home or abroad. The perfect summer red nail and a great pair of shades is all you need to make this classic black and white look a striking summer style moment. Shop the look bellow and don’t miss out on the incredible sales and deals linked. Happy Affordable Editorial shopping, styling, and saving.
Shoes: Black and Straw Espadrilles, Forever 21
Shorts: Denim City Roll Shorts, American Eagle Outfitters
Hat: Panama Hat, Madewell
Bracelets: Hermes & Rocksbox, similar
Nails: “Snap Happy” by Essie Polish
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