WHAT TO WEAR: Vacation

Ahhh…sweet, sweet summer why are you coming to an end so quickly? The parties are winding down, the beach is emptying out and the fall leaves are anxiously getting ready to fall effortlessly to the ground. If only there was some way to live in the bliss of summer for just awhile longer. Before we say goodbye to sunglasses and flip flops and hello to cardigans and 3-subject notebooks. If you’re like this Fashionista trying to squeeze every bit of summer out that you can, it’s time that you get on the first plane, train or bus to a quick vacation destination.

Though summer is coming rapidly close to the end that doesn’t mean that you can’t sneak out of town one last time. Maybe for a weekend vacation with your girlfriends’ or significant other. Fortunately, for this Fashionista no matter who she chooses to go with, her outfit is perfect for a few occasions. This long, flowing, open black dress is perfect for a night out on the town, a walk on the beach or even a board walk. Due to its light and effortless material and touch of sexy design it can be a showstopper no matter the occasion. Paired with a black, short cardigan you transform this outfit from a day to night look or a casual to sophisticated look. Fun costume jewelry in the summer is a good choice especially when paired with something simple. This white flower necklace gives something to draw the eyes to without outdoing the simplicity of the desired look. Paired with matching white sandals and chic black sunglasses this look comes together perfectly for the perfect mini vacation. So if you’re in a drought because summer is almost over take these style tips and snatch your last piece of summer happiness.

One Simple Change: To spice this look up a little replace the flat sandals with black wedges and change this simple white flower necklace to something with a little more bling. This will make for the perfect outfit for a night out at a fancy restaurant while still being casual enough to enjoy your vacation in style.