Gingham 3 Ways

The school year started today for my district. And while summer break might be over for the kids, I’m holding on to the next few weeks! Before we break out the sweaters and booties (and I can’t WAIT for that! Fall. Is. My. Favorite.) I’ve have three ways to wear gingham that are perfect for the end of summer. Scroll down to see my looks! 

 

Gingham is one of my favorite plaids! It’s great in all the colors but black and white is just so classic and stylish. Wear it to work or wear it to play- black and white gingham will always looks polished!

Look 1: Pairing this cute gingham midi lace up dress (that is currently half off!) with perfect white sneaks and fun tassel earrings. Grab your favorite denim jacket to complete this look! Perfect for a day at the park with the kids!

Look 2: Taking gingham to the mani with easy to apply nail wraps for a week long gingham party! I picked this super soft ruffled one shoulder cotton tee with some distressed denim shorts and comfy slides. BONUS: Target is running a buy one get one half off on women’s shoe’s right now! Take this outfit while tackling errands and don’t forget the cold brew run!

Look 3: I’ve been lusting over this one shoulder gingham long sleeve top for a month (totally should have bought when it was 50% off!). Pair it with some distressed relaxed jeans, block strappy sandals and a cute clutch. Date night ready in a flash!

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