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3 Looks for a Summer Wedding

It seems not too long ago when I shared three looks to wear to a spring wedding. But that season has come and gone so quickly, and summer is upon us. And it is the biggest season of the year for weddings, so chances are you have a few invites and may be wondering what to wear. It's pretty easy to figure out summer wedding attire if you keep the location in mind.

Of course you have the invite to start with as well. It should say "Black Tie Attire" or "Black Tie Optional" or perhaps something like "Formal Beach Attire," and it will have the ceremony time. Generally indoor evening weddings call for more formal attire than outdoor afternoon weddings.

For an indoor wedding, no matter what time of year, you can never go wrong with a Black Formal Dresses. An elegant knee-length cocktail dress, like this FAIRY COUPLE Women's Off the Shoulder Lace Vintage Wedding Party Cocktail Dress is perfect for a black-tie optional indoor wedding, while a sleeveless o…

My Favorite Jeans for Fall 2014 featuring Madewell


I love to wear dresses all summer, but in the fall, I practically live in my jeans. A nice top with skinny jeans is an easy and comfy way to look put-together. When the weather just starts to turn, I go for my skinnies, ballet flats, and a blouse. Then when winter sets in, I'm usually in my skinnies with riding boots, a sweater, and a pea coat. Though now that I'm in the south, I may have to rework my winter wardrobe. But no matter the weather, jeans are always a staple of mine.

There are a few standout trends in fall denim 2014; like coated jeans, slim boyfriend jeans, and patchwork jeans. Wide-leg jeans are also back, but I'm not too crazy about that. I've featured Madewell to showcase my favorite jean trends for fall, because they have such a wide variety of skinny jeans for 2014. When it comes to jeans, Madewell is a leading seller. They have their own "denim bar" on madewell.com, and offer free shipping, free returns, and even free hemming.

Madewell also has a denim donation program in which you can recycle your old jeans.They've partnered with Blue Jeans Go Green to turn old denim into housing insulation for people in need. Though that is a reward in itself, you also get $20 off your purchase for bringing in a pair of old jeans. This offer is for a limited time through October 6th and must be completed in-store.



Madewell's Skinny Skinny jean is super-slim, perfect to pair with a sexy pair of pumps and a nice blouse. The biker-zip version on the left would also look great with ankle boots.
Pictured Above: MADEWELL Skinny Skinny Jeans: Biker-Zip Edition // MADEWELL Skinny Skinny Zip Jeans in Sky Wash // MADEWELL Skinny Skinny Jeans in Madewell Rinse



The Skinny Crop is a great transitional jean for fall. Hitting just above the ankle, you can style it just as you would traditional skinnies, though because they won't bunch at the bottom, they're perfect to wear with sandals. Pictured Above: MADEWELL Skinny Skinny Crop Jeans in Tempest // MADEWELL Skinny Skinny Crop Jeans: Colorwash Edition // MADEWELL Skinny Skinny Crop Jeans in Mist



If you've ever worn leather pants (I unfortunately have), you know that they can be uncomfortable, and they can look a bit strange if you don't style them just right. The Madewell coated jeans offer the slick look of leather in the comforts of denim. I really like the racetrack version in black on the right.
Pictured Above: MADEWELL Skinny Skinny Zip Racetrack Jeans  //  MADEWELL Skinny Skinny Coated Motorcyle Jeans  //   MADEWELL Skinny Skinny Zip Racetrack Jeans



I love the boyfriend jeans trend, though it's a bit too baggy for my taste. The Madewell slim boyjean is the perfect fit if you want a straight-leg, slightly loose boyfriend jean. Pair it with pumps and a blazer for fall.
Pictured Above: MADEWELL The Slim Boyjean in Akiva Wash  //  MADEWELL The Slim Boyjean in Ecru  //  MADEWELL The Slim Boyjean in Jimi Wash



Madewell's new alley-straight skinny jeans are still fairly slim but has a little give. I'm admittedly quite curvy, so even at my thinnest, I don't always like how my jeggings look with flats as opposed to boots. These seem like they would help to balance everything out. Pictured Above: High Riser Alley Straight Jeans in Madewell Rinse  //  MADEWELL Alley Straight Jeans in Harrison Wash  //  MADEWELL Alley Straight Jeans in Black Sea 
 

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  1. Your winter wardrobe's definitely going to need some adjusting.

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