Time to head back to my childhood. Remember when it was cool to layer spaghetti-strap tops over shirts or even turtlenecks? And when we wore those plastic chokers around our neck in all sorts of colors? We already talked about the trend of wearing dresses or camisoles over shirts on The Daily Dose a few weeks ago and today I am dedicating my cravings to styling the look with a few must-haves of the season that I am currently lusting over….
As I am currently lounging by the pool in Mallorca and still have our trip to Miami to look forward to in September, I’ve spent an awful lot of time researching (and shoppping) bikinis to round up my personal top 5 swimwear brands and discoveries. However, I like to think of it as business related research since the blog is called “Bikinis & Passports” after all. While browsing online and stalking Instagram accounts, I found myself going back to similar styles and colors again and again….
Shop the Swimwear
Earlier today, I received a newsletter with a subject line that read “#trendingnow patches and pins” and instantly I found myself clicking through to see what they had in store for me. Patches and pins – obviously. Inspired by the whole newsletter and microsite dedicated to a trend that will always remind me of my sister’s girl scouts vest, I decided to browse a bit more. I have to admit, I am loving the whole patches and pins look at the moment. …
Shop the Look
Over the weekend, Mike and I finalized our bookings for a special little get-away in September. It seems crazy even just writing this out, but this year we will be celebrating our 10-year anniversary… talk about high school sweethearts, right? Since 10 years of love are definitely something to celebrate, we decided to skip town and have our celebratory dinner in South Beach Miami instead. So excited! Even though we already booked our flights a good 2 weeks ago, we just finalized our hotel this past weekend, so now it is officially time to start planning (and shopping)….