Style: How to wear layers

blazer: Forever 21 (similar here), denim top: Forever 21 (similar here), striped top: Conversation Pieces, pants: Banana Republic (similar here), heels: Miz Mooz (similar here), belt: Gap (similar here), necklace: Lisa Leonard Designs

photos c/o Love Letter Photography

I love layers.

Whatever the season, I love the multitude of outfit options layering allows for.

How to wear layers:

1. Mix in an abstract print. This season, stripes and floral are all the rage and can effortlessly give your layers an added pop. When worn underneath (as I did above), they arn’t as shocking. Contrast is key.

2. Combine light layers. I love a button up cardigan under a light blazer jacket. You can even belt the cardigan for added layers (a slimming technique). Start with your lightest layer and build up.

3. Accessorize. Combine scarfs, hats, statement jewelry. Serves as enhancers to your overall look.

4. Pair a graphic tee under a blazer, vest (jean or cargo), cardigans, etc. It gives your look an added edge and unexpected proportion.

Happy layering!

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Comments

  1. Katie says:

    so cute! I love all your layers!

  2. Hanna says:

    Cute!! I love that pale yellow with the stripes:)

  3. Darlene says:

    You just keep getting prettier and prettier!

  4. Such a pretty girl! It took me years to discover that the reason I always looked so…blah…was because I wasn’t wearing LAYERS! Great tips! :)

  5. Oh, I love how you layered everything and kept the pop of color on the outside! :) So cute! Loving your shoes!! Happy Friday!

  6. Beth says:

    i love your layers! I have a jean button up that I am pairing with everything these days!!

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