Summer Tweed, Makes Me Feel Fine

summer tweed

The title is a riff off a song lyric by the one-hit-wonder group, Seals and Crofts in case that wasn’t clear. I love tweed. I love fall/winter because of the abundance of tweed. This distinct style of woven fabric is an iconic representation of traditional Irish and Scottish outerwear and apparel. Similar to the evolution of lacoste, which began as activewear, the various patterns of tweed morphed to represent the leisure activities of the elite in more modern times. Thanks to Chanel, J. Crew, Tory Burch and Zara, variations and reincarnations of tweed are found everywhere. And now this fabrication, synonymous with the cold weather, is available all year round....

Outfit of Choice: [Color] Block Party

Color Block Dress with Seychelles Wedges and Benefit cheek stain

Nothing screams summer festival more than neon clothing. But not all neon is destined for EDM. Believe it or not, it is possible to look classy while sporting one of these shocking shades. The following outfit has become a personal top choice for summer outings: Dress: Skies are Blue, available at Century 21. Bag: Envelope Clutch by Aldo. Shoes: Seychelles Thyme Wedge in Rose Gold, available on Earrings: Tinley Road Pentagon Drop Earring, available on Makeup: Benefit ChaCha Tint available on