Jul 9, 2012 11:53 AM
West Coast Betty writes: "Hi there, I was hoping to get some feedback from you gals. I have a summer party I'm hosting and I am always super stressed to have everything run smooth and organized and looking wonderful - except I forget about ME! I have done this party for almost 8 years in a row and this year I swore to myself that I wanted to make sure I showered, did my hair and dressed in something FABULOUS! I absolutely need some help/tips/advice regarding what I should wear. It's a pool party but I'm not in the pool (unless I get thrown in ;o) ever - so I was thinking maybe a tribal long cover up would be great but don't want to spend more than $100 on one, also a tunic would be cool/sexy in this very hot weather. What do you ladies suggest?
West Coast Betty ;o)"
So, um, where is our invite? No invite, no Personal Shopper. I kid; this was a fun one. I hope you enjoy taking some time for yourself and looking good poolside!
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2. Mountain Hardwear Women's Raffia Crusher Hat ($40)
3. Adjustable Captain Hat-White Flagship ($26)
4. ASOS Black Straw Bowler Hat ($15 on sale)
5. A/Wear Mela Tribal Sun Dress ($33)
6. Coconuts Aztec Sandals ($40) Limited availability.
7. Xhilaration Shape Print Assymetrical Cover Up Dress ($20)
8. Armani Exchange Two Tone Braided Sandal ($49)
9. ONeill Wild Tribal Dress ($44)
10. Bamboo Maniac-53 Gladiator Flat Sandal ($24)
11. REVERSE Tribal Playsuit ($46)
12. Glamorous Aztec Vest Dress ($46)
13. Bamboo Morris 25 Black Studded and Spiked Thong Sandals ($36)
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