While we adore analyzing the runways and poring over designer mood boards, we spend a considerable amount of time pondering a more prosaic question: what should we wear? Whether it’s a wedding, work affair, or weekend brunch, getting dressed for specific occasions is a constant conundrum. In the hopes of outfit enlightenment--for us and for you!--we’re delighted to present What To Wear, our weekly wardrobe guide for every occasion. This week, we'll be tackling what to wear for a picnic.
The birds are singing and the sun is shining--go ahead and complete the idyllic vision with this dreamy lace top.
SheInside Apricot Short Sleeve Hollow Crochet Lace Top ($20)
These pretty white flats are simple to kick off when you want to feel the grass between your toes.
Report Signature Silverton Flat ($80) in White
Grass stains? Perish the thought! We’d wear these high-waisted denim shorts with a cuffed hem for a sweet vintage feel.
J Brand Rolled Hem Short ($165)
At such a reasonable price, how can you resist these tortoise stunners?
Need Supply Puma Sunglasses ($18)
This cult favorite will add a rosy hue to your lips while adding soothing moisture.
Rosebud Perfume Co. Smith’s Rosebud Salve ($6)
A cross-body bag allows for hands-free activities, whether you’re playing bocce ball or flying a kite!
Modcloth Gleeful Gatherer Bag ($40)
Sit pretty on this striped linen blanket you’ll use for years to come.
Jayson Home Cove Throw ($295) in Blue
This handmade kite featuring pressed flowers is practically a work of art. After you’re done flying it, take it home to frame!
Fredricks & Mae Floralia Diamond Kite ($280)
Every picnic needs a gorgeous basket--and the designers of this one have thought of everything from the bottle opener to matching napkins.
Household Essentials Woven Willow Square Shaped 2 Person Picnic ($50)
A refined ring lends feminine charm to your outfit.
Claire Kinder Studio Alba Etruscan Moonstone Ring ($400)