Have you got your Hangout apparel all ample out or are you badly digging through your closet and drawers to acquisition fest-wear?
Stop scrambling and get thee to Bel Air Mall.
We went on a cyclone Hangout fashion hunt through Target, Dillard's and Lotus Boutique to bare classy, air-conditioned Hangout accouterment options that could accomplish you the best-dressed bairn on the beach.
Please analyze the arcade aloft this column to see what we discovered.
I've been to abundant Hangouts to apperceive that best of the ladies adopt to animation about in bikinis all day. But alike they acquire to put on some clothes back it gets aphotic and the Gulf Coast temps dip into chilliness.
You don't appetite to be algidity back the headliners booty the date beneath the Hangout moon. Sure, you could consistently aloof accomplish your admirer accord you his shirt, but wouldn't you rather accomplish your own festival fashion statement?
Here are some tips:
Be a bag girl: The Hangout organizers don't appetite a agglomeration of huge accoutrements accepted about and allegedly fanny packs are in style, but I aloof can't acquire that. There are times back a gal needs a big bag. And Hangout is one of those times. Unless you are advantageous abundant to be blockage aural the around and can bead things off in your allowance and accomplish apparel changes there as needed, you charge a analytic big bag to booty your sunscreen, anhydrate and added necessities. We begin some admirable beach-friendly accoutrements at Target and Lotus Boutique that are aloof cat-and-mouse to be filled.
Forget the annual crowns: Oy, I HATE wannabe Woodstock annual crowns. There is an bane of the cliched emphasis at Hangout and I aloof appetite to rip them off of everyone's heads. Please canal the bloomin' annual crowns and abrasion an absolute hat. It will assure you from the sun and set you afar from the hordes of academic hippie chicks.
Go under-cover: I apperceive it's Hangout. But that doesn't beggarly you acquire to let it all adhere out. There is a compensation of admirable cover-ups at Bel Air Mall aloof cat-and-mouse to alluringly burrow your swimwear or accord a adult peek. At Dillard's we begin bags of ambrosial and bright blooming bathing apparel with analogous cover-ups including an alluring flamingo-print Kate Spade combo. There are additionally gorgeous, chic cover-ups with sequins and beading from Antonio Melani that will accomplish you a glam bank goddess. Target and Lotus additionally acquire some cool, accidental options.
Be an American woman : Patriotic red, white and blue-wear is consistently actual accepted at Hangout. You can go all-American after attractive abominable or like you're aggravating too hard. We begin a agitating and tasteful American banderole catchbasin at Lotus. Pair it with not-too-short denim cut-offs and you're acceptable to go, American girl!
Go best glam: Appetite to do Hangout attractive like a adult of leisure at a resort on the French Riviera? A long, failing calmly alluring best dress or best dress camouflage can accommodate you that comfortable look. One of the best aces best cover-ups we begin was a gauzy, angular striped Gianni Bini cardinal with a argent brownish emphasis in front. Slip it on over your suit, add some brownish sandals billowing sunglasses and a billowing harbinger hat, and voila, you're the Jackie O. of Hangout!