WHAT TO WEAR: Day to Night

Spring semester has started and with classes and socializing in full swing, free time is limited. You wake up groggy and drag yourself to that 8 a.m. class you’re barely awake for. Between hitting the books, catching up with friends and trying to squeeze in a semi-healthy lunch, the day gets away from you. You now have barely any time or energy to pick out a new outfit for a night out. This is where planning ahead is key. Start your morning by throwing on a simple look that can easily transition from day to night.

This Fashionista captures the day to night look perfectly with her stylish yet functional outfit. Her cotton, hooded dress is perfect for a long day in class. A simple, comfortable dress is a must in every wardrobe. A comfortable dress is the perfect base for a great day to night look. It is feminine, practical and can easily transition from day to night. This Fashionista pairs her dress with a demin, sherpa lined vest. You can achieve a similar look by pairing a sleeveless dress with a sweatshirt inspired denim and cloth jacket. This look is on trend and gives the illusion of layering without the extra weight. This is key for Fashionistas to dress for the moderate climate of the Carolinas. To add a pop of color and beachy vibe to her look, this Fashionista adds a colorful cross-body bag. This bag is great for grabbing lunch in between classes or storing the essentials for a night out.

The star accessory of this Fashionista’s look is her oversized black and tortoise glasses. Even if you have perfect vision, you can find stylish glasses with clear lenses to add a cool vibe to any look. Throwing on a pair of glasses can be the perfect fix if you’re running late and don’t have time for eye shadow. This Fashionista’s oversized specs and loose braid give her an effortless bohemian, cool vibe. This look is practical, beachy and girl next door. Simple pieces and fun accessories make this outfit perfect to transition from day to night.

One Simple Change: Keeping with the beachy vibe throw on a pair of heeled fringe booties and you’re ready to take the town for a Girl’s Night Out. The booties will keep you looking effortlessly cool and dressed up enough to take on the town.