It's A Cinch
How is it already September?! It always saddens me a bit, when we pass the Labor Day mark. It only means that Fall is just around the corner. Don't get me wrong, I LOVE Fall fashion, but I am just not ready for the Summer to end. Based on the forecast, all signs point to a few more warmer days. So don't stow away your shorts just yet, ladies! Keep on baring those gams! The minute I laid eyes on these shorts, I had to have them. They were the only pair left on the rack, in my size and on final sale. This is what I call fate. On the surface, they seem like a simple pair of brown shorts but the details really up the ante. The pleats and loose fit are offset by the cinched waist, which gives it a nice feminine shape. I decided to go casual, pairing it with my fave old T and throwing on a layered necklace (with tassels!). Heels were a must. Don't you agree they just make your legs look toned without trying? Last but not least, my RM crossbody just pulls it all together.
You'll be seeing these shorts again, as I give them the Fall treatment in the upcoming months. What Summer pieces do you plan on carrying into the Fall/Winter season?
Tee: Old Navy, $8. Use code SAVE and get 20% off your purchase thru 9/8.
Multi-Strand Tassel Necklace: Loft, $2.93! You may be able to find this necklace on final sale at your local Loft store. There is a similar necklace available at Loft for $19.88 with an extra 40% off (no code needed).
Tie Waist Shorts: Loft, $8.93, regularly priced at $49.50! The tie waist shorts are available in two styles at Loft online, on sale for $44.88, with an additional 40% off (no code needed).
Bracelets: (1) Deco Wrap: Alex And Ani, $48; (2) Quill Feather Wrap: Alex And Ani (gift); (3) Spike Bangle: Alex And Ani (similar), $68; and (4) 'R' Initial Bangle: Statement Boutique, $59. This was a gift from the mister. Getting myself used to my soon to be new initial.
Caramel Leather Nona Heels: Dolce Vita from Saks Off 5th, $71.99. Found them at Nordstrom for $64.97!