Summertime Blues Jean Shorts

(Image above: Wardrobe photo from the District of Chic blog)

Nothing says ‘August’ like the splendid simplicity of this woman’s seasonal outfit. She’s taken two very basic items – a pair of jean shorts and a tank top – and has constructed a cool, comfortable, and captivating look perfect for the dog days of summer. I love how she’s accented the casualness of her clothing with a regal gold bangle and necklace and then topped it all off with an ornate sheer shrug. Finally, the heels of her on-trend black booties combined with the short length of her cut-offs create a very lengthening effect for her legs. You could easily achieve a similar effect by combining together the Best Friend Tank in Saffron, the Dream Lover Shorts , and the Night on the Town Booties, then accessorizing with the Semi-Charmed Necklace and the Indigold Bangle.

About Richard

Richard finds style inspiration in an assortment of historical figures, musicians, and movie characters, including Doc Holliday, Tracy Pew, Han Solo, and El Topo. When not tapping at the computer keyboard for ModCloth, Richard spends his time playing music and dreaming of composing the perfect soundtrack to an epic gothic western film set on a distant, dusty planet, where the cowboys ride rocket-powered motorcycles instead of horses.

One Response to Summertime Blues Jean Shorts

  1. Anna H. 08/11/2009 at 10:46 am #

    Love the outfit!–from a style standpoint. From a practical standpoint, I’m just wondering: if it’s warm enough to wear shorts and a tank top, how hot and sweaty are her feet going to get in those booties? :-p …But maybe that’s just me. ;-)

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