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Instant classics withAllison Bornstein
For the NYC-based stylist, summer means stripes, shorts and
lots of easy base layers. See how she puts it all together…
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I love a blazer, but it can be a
challenge to find one that’s
lightweight and appropriate for
summer. This is the one!
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On dutyMatchy stripes“Because the cashmere sweater reminds me of
a grey sweatshirt, it makes the shorts suit feel
more sporty and relaxed.”
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Willa blazer in stripe
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Patch-pocket pull-on short in stripe
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Montauk tote
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Cashmere classic-fit crewneck sweater
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Slide sandals in canvas and leather
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Madrid sunglasses
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A striped button-up and denim
shorts are my summer go-tos.
They feel preppy and classic, but
still modern.
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Off dutyMixed stripes“I like to wear a menswear-inspired shirt almost like my
jacket—open with the sleeves pushed up. You’re adding
something to the look, but it’s not too warm or bulky.”
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Classic-fit cotton poplin shirt in stripe
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New favorite tank in vintage rib
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High-rise denim short in Tea Time wash
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New Balance® 327 sneakers
Bonus video!Watch Allison break down her looks and share more summer essentials.
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Some of her favorite pieces, from sporty to polished
and all so versatile.
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“A fabulous top to wear under jackets and sweaters, or on its own with jeans and trousers.”
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“I’m obsessed with biker shorts under oversized sweatshirts. Both functional and fashionable.”
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“They add some oomph to your look, but are still subtle and easy to style.”
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“This top is so delicate and beautiful. I’d wear it with a pair of wide-leg jeans and flat sandals.”
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“I don’t wear color often, but this sage green adds a subtle pop to any look.”
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“Preppy but playful. I’d style it with a swimsuit or denim shorts.” (As seen above!)”
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“Perfect with a pair of wide-leg trousers or high-rise denim. It feels easy, but the cut gives it something extra.”
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“These remind me of a men’s boxer short. I love them as a swim cover-up too!”
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