By Christina Marino
You get a chance to get out of the house for the day (or the weekend if you’re lucky) and head to the winery with your favorite gal-pals. You obviously have to look your best since you’ll be taking an ample amount of pictures – but what to wear? Here are four fun looks that are perfect no matter what winery you’re going to and are sure to be picture-perfect. Looking for a winery? Check out our Best of NoVA 2014: Winery.
All White Affair
When making a dramatic statement follow with this summers hottest trend of all-white with neutral accent colors. This maxi is sure to look fabulous against the beautiful greenery backdrop – and a glass of vino in your hand.
Alice + Olivia Jaelyn cutout chiffon maxi dress, $485; net-a-porter.com
Shourouk Daktari Crystal-Embellished Shoulder Bag, $2,640; modaoperandi.com
By Malene Birger Cohens Sandal, $575; shoplesnouvelles.com
Wildfox Twiggy, $179; wildfox.com
Playing with Stripes
When looking to play with vibrant colors – stand out and mix them with bold black and white stripes. The stripes are a staple for every summer wardrobe and you’ll find no better pair than black and a bright summer color.
A.L.C. Huntingdon Dress, $1,075; austique.co.uk
ModCloth Urban Kick Me Ib, $45; modcloth.com
Marc By Marc Jacobs Too Hot To Handle Mini Drawstring Bag, $198; shopbop.com
Soild-tone Wide-brim Sunblock Straw Hat, $11; blackfive.com
Linda Farrow + Dries Van Noten Cat-Eye Acetate Sunglasses, $370; modaoperandi.com
In Full Bloom
Sometimes we just want to be one with nature, and there is no better way of doing that then blending your mediums. Vibrant floral pants with a floral applique top are sure to make you blend – in the best of ways.
MSGM Floral Appliqué Top, $738; farfetch.com
Tres Chic S.A.R.T.O.R.I.A.L. Floral Cropped Trouser, $232; farfetch.com
ALEXANDER MCQUEEN White Block Heel Wide Strap Sandal, $895; marissacollections.com
Qiangshili Women’s Vintage Leather Shoulder Strap Handbag Tote, $74; amazon.com
New Look Bracelet manchette lisse effet superposé, $11.25; asos.fr
For a more causal winery tasting with your gal-pals opt for shorts of a floral design and add pops of color like blues to separate you from the greenery. A statement necklace is sure to dress it up enough for those memorable pictures you’ll take.
French Connection Womens White Tennis Crepe Sleeveless Top, $50; psyche.co.uk
By Malene Birger Vahini printed shorts, $140; bymalenebirger.com
Jil Sander Small JIL Bag, $487; forzieri.com
Birkenstock Arizona textured-leather slides, $210; net-a-porter.com
J.Crew Poppy fringe necklace, $135; jcrew.com