Summer has finally arrived — take a look at all the fabulous things we’ve found around town!
This CP Shades chambray shirt is a wardrobe must have! Wear it on it’s own with shorts or a maxi skirt or in place of a cardigan or wrap over a sundress. Available at Village Sportswear.
Perfect with white pants, this bright pop of color will have you sizzling with style this summer! Available at Shoefly. www.shoeflygirls.net.
A summer staple, white denim works for just about any occasion. Find your perfect fit with the many styles and brands carried at Gus Mayer.
This Fly London sandal is super comfy and goes with everything in your closet. Available at Betsy Prince. betsyprinceboutique.com.
This is the perfect day bag for summer. Large enough to carry everything you need, no matter where you are headed, and it matches everything in your closet. Available at Gus Mayer.
Agate Arrowhead Necklace
We’ve been seeing a lot of agate slice necklaces and are loving this arrowhead Y necklace by Heather Hawkins for a different twist. Available at Manhattan South. stores.manhattansouth.net.
Beach Bag Perfection
Each summer we set out to find the perfect poolside tote and this year Elaine Turner made things easy! The Terah Tote is a great size to fit all our summertime necessities. It’s big enough for a couple towels, flip flops, your book, sunscreen and more. Plus, it’s chic enough to use for other purposes than just the pool. The Terah Tote comes in Coffee Bean, Flamingo and Sand Dollar and can be found at Elaine Turner.
FOR THE GUYS
Every man needs a good looking, yet comfortable pair of shoes. We love the Italian made Harrison Limited Driving Moc for its supple leather and rich tan color. Available at Harrison Limited. www.harrisonlimited.com.
Boys Shirt and Tie
Have the young men in your household looking sharp at the family reunion or wedding this summer with a smart looking shirt and tie. Available at Bugs Boys. bugsboys.com.
Flirty, fabulous and perfect for days spent in the sun. This pom-pom dress is a summer must! Available at Snap. www.facebook.com/SnapGirlsBirmingham.
The spirit jersey is hugely popular among the young ladies. The oversized shirt is comfy for lounging around or as a poolside coverup. Available at Sugar. www.facebook.com/sugarbirmingham.
Tin Top Table
This side table provides the perfect resting spot for your summer lemonade or glass of wine. We love the tin top and the stud detailing. Available at Soho Retro. www.facebook.com/sohoretro.
This kilim perch makes for great-looking extra seating when entertaining a crowd. Available at Paige Albright Orientals.
This felted wool rug shag has a springy, spongey (in a good way) feel that is comfortable on bare feet and adds an extra special look to your space. Available at Hiltz Lauber. www.hiltzlauber.com.
HEALTH AND BEAUTY
Bliss Wet Bag
Keep wet suits and damp clothing away from your valuables with this waterproof bag by Bliss. Available at Snoozy’s Kids.
Crestline Farmer’s Market
Urban Cookhouse presents the newest farmer’s market for our area this summer. Open every Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. beginning June 4th in Crestline Village. urbancookhouse.com/farmers-markets
Iced Chai Latte
Skip the coffee and cool off with a delicious Iced Chai Latte this summer. It’s not too sweet and has a smooth flavor. Available at Church Street Coffee and Books. www.churchstreetshop.com.
A timer and grilling guide for your phone, GrillTime makes Summer grilling easy. Select your meat, thickness, and level of doneness and let GrillTime tell you when it is time to flip and time to pull it off. With the ability to multitask if you have several items on your grill, you will be the ultimate grill master of your neighborhood! $1.99 on iTunes itunes.apple.com.
StyleBlueprint on Instagram
Are you on Instagram? We are! And we are having fun sharing local FINDS and pictures of Birmingham! Follow along (it’s free and easy to sign up!) as we spread Birmingham and StyleBlueprint love! See our page and follow us here.
Home Made Summer
While you could buy this book for the pictures alone, the recipes are deliciously spot on! Perfect for summer gatherings or lazy weekends. Available at Little Professor.
Hope you enjoyed our finds for the month of June!