If you're jetting off for a quick weekend or day trip, your outfit planning strategy should be just as nimble and spontaneous. Case in point: On a recent trip to Catalina Island, blogger Christine Andrew of Hello Fashion put together a day-trip ensemble that required only five pieces, with one key day-to-night essential: the blazer. So whether you’re going for daytime tourist or nighttime local, you're set.
Keep reading to see how Hello Fashion's blazer addition instantly dressed up her denim shorts.
A top with flutter sleeve details and constructed with quality fabric makes the world of difference when you’re looking for something that you can wear during the day that will take you to a fancier dinner at night. Let the sleeves peek out of the blazer when you top off your look, it’ll act as a fun detail.
Yes, the combo of a blazer and a straw hat really works. We love this boater hat for obvious reasons, but it’s also such a staple for summer months and it’s unbelievable how quickly it can elevate your outfit.
The no-brainer outfit must-have is essential in a not-so-frayed version when you’re planning on taking the look from day to night. Hello Fashion styled her with a sophisticated touch, whether you decide to pair it with a blazer or not.
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