STYLE ADVICE OF THE WEEK: Classic Prep

As of late, there are no doubt pastels, linen shorts and tops have come into Fashionista/os’ wardrobes. The combination of pastels, linen, boat shoes and quintessential accessories showcase the classic preppy style. Spring and summer are the perfect time to bring out the preppy in any wardrobe, especially when gearing up for warmer outdoor days. Without question, this classic style is a trend that will not end, since it is a favorite American style across many campuses. Fashionistas/os can turn to this classic style since it is has been revered for years, and it will continue to always be a stylish choice on any given day.

This Fashionista went all the way with her classic style on a spring day. While she dons a multicolored pastel button-down paired with linen shorts, the details in her look bring together the classic preppy style. For instance, she wears a brown and white skinny belt, and pastel boat shoes to bring the look together. Her accessories harken to the classic preppy style completely even more. Styled with a watch, pearls and a simple purse, the look is completed to the code of traditional American style that is immediately recognizable.

With the warmer weather days, this classic style is a good choice since it will always be on trend. Whether it be with boat shoes, classic pearls or a linen button-down, just as denim has never gone away, the classic preppy will not either.

What is your STYLE ADVICE OF THE WEEK? “Just wear what you feel! I like to wear edgier clothes in the fall, and preppy in the spring since that is how I feel about the seasons.”