Statement stripes are in for summer. From bold, flirty looks to relaxed pinstriped boyfriend shirts in budget-friendly and splurge-worthy options, here are our top picks and tips on how to wear this on-trend look this season.
This adorable romper by Joa features bold statement stripes in hues of blue and white and a fun cut-out criss-cross back. Throw it on with a pair of strappy flat sandals for a day at the beach.
Seaside Striped Romper by Joa, $128 at anthropologie.com
STRIPED CROPPED TOP
Pair this feminine short ruffle sleeve top from J.Crew with a pair of high-waisted jeans or denim skirt and a pair of wedge sandals for a casual yet fun and flirty date night look.
Ruffle Sleeve Top, $39.50 at jcrew.com
An oversized striped boyfriend shirt in bold stripes paired with wide-leg jeans is an effortlessly cool look for relaxed weekend afternoons.
ASOS Oversized Stripe Boyfriend Shirt, $26 at asos.com
You don’t need to break the bank to look glam. This striped midi dress blends the hot, off-the-shoulder neckline trend with wide stripes and features fluttering short sleeves for a pretty wear-it-everywhere look. Throw on a pair of strappy sandals and add a clutch and you’re set in high-style for grabbing brunch with the girls or rooftop drinks with your beau. Made of 100 percent cotton, it will keep you cool and comfortable on warm-weather days – and it’s a bargain at $49.
Transatlantic Voyage Blue and Ivory Striped Midi Dress, $49 at lulus.com
Turn heads in this budget-friendly one-shoulder top and leather-trim pencil skirt combo featuring bold black and white stripes in an off-the-moment silhouette. Throw on a pair of black stiletto pumps for a va-va-voom look.
One-Shoulder Striped Top, $29.40, by Kendall + Kylie at lordandtaylor.com
Striped Pencil Skirt, $44 at neimanmarcus.com
Change up your everyday pair of black skinny slacks for this striped skinny capri edition from Rag & Bone/JEAN. Top this versatile pant with a crisp white button-down and ballerina flats for casual Fridays at the office or a white T-shirt for a dressed-down look.
Capri Jeans in Benton Stripe by Rag & Bone/JEAN, $195 at bloomingdales.com
These splurge-worthy wide-leg trousers are cut in a classic silhouette and feature stripes in cool, subtle hues. They are on-trend but they’re the type of pants that won’t go out of style. Pair with anything from a solid button-down to a simple tee – these pants exude sophistication no matter what you wear them with.
Striped Wide-Leg Trousers by Chloe, $1,095 at neimanmarcus.com
Be daring and don statement stripes this season. Looks on the runway for spring/summer featured everything from entire looks in standout striped prints to small hints of the trend with striped belts and mini handbags. Whether you choose to wear stripes from head to toe or accent your look with a striped accessory, this season, there are no rules, as long as you feel good wearing it.