Swooning for Stripes: Check Out the Season's Most Sopisticated Trend

Posted Thursday April 19, 2012 9:51 AM GMT

We’re seeing stripes and that makes us very happy! Whether you rock the classic horizontal stripes or the new favorite, vertical stripes you’re sure to make a hot statement.

This pattern is everywhere, including shirts, workout gear, pants, skirts, clutches and handbags; it looks great with a solid patterned companion and even better in bright statement colors!

A newer trend on the fashion scene, the vertical stripe is finally getting the love it deserves. This pattern is extremely flattering and helps to elongate your body giving you a slimmer, taller illusion.

Also, feel free to don this look on your workout tops and yoga pants. Fun, bold colors matched with your bright tennis shoes will make you stand out from the monotonous crowd at the gym.

We can’t forget the accessories! Stripes look hot and preppy on heels and sandals and make your look finished as you head out for an afternoon lunch or trip to the beach. It also looks great on scarves or big, floppy beach hats!

Add a boldly striped statement bag to your outfit to spice things up. Handbags and clutches donning the preppy pattern will be the perfect addition to your summer attire!

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