Today, with the expert help of Southern Couture, a Memphis women’s boutique, we take a look at some haute, hot-weather looks illustrating some top trends for summer that will also transition beautifully into your fall wardrobe. The ladies at Southern Couture have put together the following six looks which incorporate three of the most on-trend, universally flattering, smart buys for summer that will warm right up with us as the temps begin to drop this fall. We have found similar looks online for those who cannot make the trip to Memphis. Some of these price points are little high but remember the importance of price per wear! These are all items that you can mix and match all year round!
Trend: The Structured Button Up
The structured button up shirt is a super summer staple as it goes from weekend to work wear and is perfect for all body types. Here we see the Brochu Walker button-up, similar styles found at Shopbop, layered with lighter pieces for warm weather. It works great with these Hutch patterned shorts and would be equally chic with your favorite white jeans. Try it with a Tibi tank from Shopbop, Dolce Vita heels from Zappos and a J.J. Winters envelope clutch.
And here we see the same smart button-up styled with black jeans and a felt hat for all of your early-fall festivities. This shirt is to versatile, it will still be stylin’ when you bust out the boots! Pair with: Janessa Leone felt hat, similar color found at Shopbop, Current//Elliott black skinny denim from Nordstrom, TKEES black sandals from Zappos and and a J.J. Winters envelope clutch.
Trend: The Light Weight Sweater
Even in the hottest of summer heat, we all know the AC indoors can often be brutal. We love this light-weight Brochu Walker sweater, similar sold at FarFetch, for summer nights, especially the chilly ones we’ve had in the past month! Pair with rolled Current//Elliott denim shorts,another hot trend not to be missed this summer. from Revolve Clothing. (Note: Take care to find the perfect length for you, as the super shorty short is really not flattering on many.) Finish off with TKEES sandals from Zappos and a Love Quotes gauzy scarf from Shopbop!
The same light-weight Brochu Walker sweater is given a second life layered with a silk tank from Tibi and paired with Current//Elliott distressed denim (all the rage) from Shopbop, This outfit is perfect for fall!
Trend: The Unstructured Printed Track Pants
Lose fitting, printed track pants, similar styles found at Nordstrom, are the perfect partner for your summer tanks creating an effortlessly cool summer look offering a bit more coverage than shorts but just as easy-breezy to wear. Accesorize with a J.J. Winters black envelope clutch and TKEES sandals from Zappos.
Here are the fabulous printed track pants paired with a chic black blazer from ASOS and peep-toe heels. If you have a trendy office environment, this look works for the office in the summer months as well!
Thank you to Katy Stovall and the stylish team at Southern Couture for helping us find our way to fall with these head to toe haute looks! Be sure and check them out on Facebook and Instagram (@socomemphis) for a little daily dose of outfit inspiration. And, if you want these exact items, call them: (901) 682-1128.
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