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Gingham Style! 5 Stylish Ways to Wear Gingham

Checkered galore, gingham is one stylish pattern for everyone to adore! From shoes to pants, and even sunglasses, gingham is a universal pattern that is simply parable with any outfit. Worn dressed up or dressed down, this country chic look can be worn all year around! Here are some great stylish ways that you can incorporate this trend into your daily wardrobe without breaking the bank.

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Most people choose to wear gingham in a button-up shirt with a pair of denim or pants. But that can get ordinary, yawn.  Instead take the idea of a shirt and wear this pattern as a tie-waist shirtdress. Perfect for a summer picnic, this daytime look can be worn in just about any social situation.  For work or play, this piece is surely to be a staple in your wardrobe selection.

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I don’t know about you but I love a good summer thunderstorm. But with that being said, I do not like my garment drenched in the rain. A good way to be stylishly prepared in such a situation is to invest in a great raincoat. Good thing TOPSHOP offers this red and black gingham rain jacket. Equipped with snapped flap front pockets and a drawstring hood, this jacket is perfect for bearing Mother Nature. And who doesn’t like a cute red raincoat?

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 Look available at: topshop.com

My Mom always told me the best weather is the kind right after a thunderstorm. So take off that raincoat, and put on your sunglasses because things are about to get sunny. Opening Ceremony offers theses great round, on trend, gingham sunglasses that are surely to capture people’s attention. Great for a summer chic look, this is one way to easily incorporate pattern into your day look.

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Look available at: openingceremony.us

 

From jackets, to sunglasses, every woman needs a great pair of cropped pants. Perfect for the spring and summer seasons, this style is wearable for work to running errands. Banana Republic sells some stylish, tailored, cropped pants, which are easily parable with a solid blouse or tee shirt and some nude pumps.  An overall great, chic look for the gal on the go!

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 Look available at: bananarepublic.com

Keeping with a casual chic aesthetic, paired with some denim, pants, or shorts, a slipper shoe is one classic look that has yet to go out of style. With this shoe coming in a variety or colors, patterns, and textures, why not settle for these Church’s Gingham slipper shoes. Great for a summertime look, these shoes can easily be slipped on and off, no laces to tie-up here!

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Look available at: net-a-porter.com

 

Gingham is truly one of many great ways on incorporating a bit of pattern into your everyday look. Best paired with neutral pieces, gingham will make a great summertime look even better. By adding this contrasting pattern, this humble chic look is no longer for country bumpkins. Gingham has taken on a style of it’s own. I’d like to refer to it as “Gingham Style”.