Style

THE FIND

J. Crew Polka Dot Khakis

 

A quirky twist on the classic khaki chino, these babies will be a guarantee standout.


Typically khaki chinos are a surefire way to blend in with the crowd, but with this polka-dotted pair it’s just the opposite. A fun take on a quintessential wardrobe staple, pair these J. Crew chinos with a white tee and white sneakers, chambray button-down, or black blazer.

 

 

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Boyfriend Chino Pant in Polka Dot, $79.50, jcrew.com

 

 


Image Sources: Top left, unknown artist, The Shiny Squirrel. Middle, Wardrobe Snack Editorial by Michelle Maguire and Kelsey McClellan for Trendland. Bottom right, Free Range Brown Eggs by Chris Kerston, flickr.

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THE FIND

Wishbone Earrings - Tastemaker Status

Make a wish with these artsy Wishbone earrings (just don’t *actually* break them…)


This week we’re featuring the very first item from the Tastemaker Status shop itself! Apart of the House Collection, these earrings transition from season-to-season and can add that finishing touch to any simple black outfit. Get them below:

 

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Wishbone Earrings, $24.90, shoptastemakerstatus.com

 


Image Sources: Paint stroke, Donald Martiny, honestlywtf.com. Made with Canva.

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THE FIND

J. Crew Holographic Makeup Pouch - Tastemaker Status

This week’s find features the perfect makeup pouch; convenient *and* cool.


This take-anywhere makeup pouch is not only practical but mesmerizing with its holographic shine. Because it’s see through, it’s your perfect travel companion. Take to the airport, the beach, or just leave it on your bathroom counter because it’s pretty!

 

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J. Crew Clear Makeup Pouch, $19.50, jcrew.com

 


Image Sources: Painting, SP118 by Yago Hortal, Instagram. Made with Canva.

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THE FIND

 

Jeffrey Campbell Violit Embellished Floral Sandals - Tastemaker Status

 

These Jeffrey Campbell sandals provide some serious bling for your next summer shindig (Cinderella, eat your heart out!)


What girl doesn’t like a little bit of sparkle? And what girl doesn’t love a whole lot of sparkle? With these heels, you’ll get your fill and then some.

 

Jeffrey Campbell Sandals

Jeffrey Campbell Violit Embellished Floral Sandal, $149.95, nordstrom.com

 


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THE TREND

Red Stripe - Tastemaker Status

Stripes become even bolder in these carnival-inspired colors.


Stripes are a classic pattern that never go out of style, and are even more popular during the summer months thanks to the go-to sailor stripe. Swap out your navy stripes with red for even more of a fun, almost European-influenced, pop!

 

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Brixton Fiddler Stripe Baker Boy Cap

 

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Striped Tunic, $69.90, zara.com

 

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Pieces Striped Oversized Shirt, $56, asos.com

 

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Missguided Barbie Stripe Swimsuit, $40Missguided Barbie Striped Beach Towel, $29, asos.com


Image Sources: Top left, Pandora Sykes, manrepeller.com. Middle, Shay Mitchell for Quay X Shay Mitchell, shopmelvina.com. Bottom right, Anthropologie, instagram. Stripes, Unknown Source. Made with Canva.

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THE FIND

Rip Curl Swimsuit - Tastemaker Status

Hit the beach or the pool in this candy-colored striped one-piece.


Show your stripes in this swimsuit by Rip Curl. Though a one-piece swimsuit is one of the most classic basics, you’ll be sure to stand out with the bold geographic lines in eye-catching colors.

 

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Rip Curl Sun Stripe Swimsuit, $90, asos.com

 


Image Sources: Painting, Yago Hortal.

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THE READ

Avedon Something Personal - Tastemaker Status

This biopic gives a glimpse into the iconic photographer’s fabulous career in the fashion industry…and more.


Richard Avedon, whose first marriage and fashion career was the inspiration for the movie Funny Face (that’s right, Fred Astaire impersonates him), not only was a character in his own right, but also an incredible talent in the photography industry. Follow his story (complete with ups and downs) in this biography. At 720 pages, this read will keep you entertained all summer long.

 

 

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Avedon: Something Personal, amazon.com

 


Image Sources: Book cover, Alessandra Montalto, The New York Times. Audrey Hepburn, publicity image for Funny Face, attributed to Richard Avedon, fanpix.net. Paint splatter, Hermine on Walk.

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