Friday, April 30, 2010

Linen & Things

1. Forever 21 Pleat Waist Linen Short $18.90
2. Juicy Couture Basic Linen Drawstring Pant $128
3. Forever 21 Linen Breeze Pant $22.80
4. Banana Republic Linen/Cotton Sophisticate Skirt $69.50
5. Forever 21 (Heritage) Adria Linen Short $19.90
6. Forever 21 Linen Grain Belted Skirt $17.80
7. Central Park West Seaside Linen Blazer $152
8. Free People Long Seam-Detailed Linen Blazer $128
9. Free People Benji's Linen Crocheted Racerback Romper $98

I've recently noticed linen popping up everywhere (in shorts, button down tops, blazers, and especially pants). I've picked up a few of these items, but right now I'm dying for a pair of white linen pants to complete my "linen wardrobe" for summertime. I'd love to wear them with a simple tank, flat sandals and a big floppy straw hat. This fabric is so versatile it can be perfect for the office, the beach, or anywhere in between. Have a great weekend, everyone!


Sweet Southern Prep said...

I love linen too! I just worry sometimes that it may stretch and wrinkle too easily. But I still own it anyway. It's just so comfy, and especially perfect for the beach!

Hope you have a great weekend! :)

California Wife said...

I love the look of linen, but absolutely hate having to iron it and it only looking good until I sit down, ha! That being said, I love that Free People romper!

Gabriel said...

"Linen Wardrobe"?? Now you have multiple seperate wardrobes just based on fabrics? Clearly I'm going to have to spend more time checking in your closet. But really, who doesn't love linen?

Nikki said...

This is the best for warm weather! I love it all! I could live in this all summer long!


Marcie said...

I love the linen skirt from Banana. It is a work skirt and can easily become a weekend one with flip flops. Linen is so comfortable and great for the heat in the summer.

Great post!

Josie said...

I'm LOVING linen right now. I especially love linen items that look like they're supposed to be wrinkled, because, let's be honest, it's going to happen anyway ;) Love that Banana skirt and the Free People romper!
xxoo Josie

i'm a tol man. said...

i always feel like im at the hamptons or something when i where my white linen shirt. holla!

Paola said...

I really don't like wearing pants during
spring/summer time, because over here it gets
really hot, but now, looking at those linen pants
that seem to be so airy and fresh, I actually
want to get a pair of white linen pants :D

Alicia said...

i love my linen work pants! and the f21 linen shorts are super cute :)

Anonymous said...

Love the linen shorts!

Marie said...

I've always loved anything linen.:D

My favorite linen item that I own would be my white linen pants from H&M. So comfy for the summer!:D

Just came across your blog today and just followed you.:D I hope you can give my blog a visit and maybe follow too?:D
...and everything girly under the sun!

junghwa by amy stewart said...

White blazer. Want it. Now. :)

I will definitely post updates about the house hunt.

Have a great weekend!

WildBirdVintage said...

This post made me realize that I have to get my linen out of storage! If only it would warm up a bit now...

Mrs. D said...

I love linen! It always looks so easy and breezy but put-together. Thanks for stopping by my blog! I LOVE yours-- I'm your newest follower!

Poppies and Sunshine said...

Linen is great! I sell it at my work and it is so popular...great for this season! Thanks for stopping by! I'll be following...

Gabby / Gypsy*Diaries said...

1,5,7,8,9 I WANT YOU!!!! :)

Whitney Molder said...

I'm in love with your blog already!!! Thank you for your sweet comment. :) These are awesome suggestions!!

Diana Mieczan said...

Beautiful shorts! I love them....Great selection!
I am following you now...I really like your blog!

Leslie, Lemon Sweet Life said...

I love linen shorts!! I have a black pair form a couple of summers ago I absolutely love!!

Have a great weekend!

Oh and check out my first giveaway if you get a sec! :)

Susie said...

Thank you for your comment :D I really appreciate it! <3.

& I love that Central Park West Blazer! Sooo cute!

Cafe Fashionista said...

Ohmigosh I may need to buy those Adria Linen Shorts from Forever 21 right now. They are gorgeous! Loving linen - it's such a breezy, comfortable feeling to wear!! :)

Absolutely Ladylike said...

I love linen too...great finds!

Hope you're having a wonderful weekend.

Cheers: Evi

MaryWhitney said...

Hey honey , thanks for your sweet comment :D
I really love that shorts ... So great
Much Love MaryWhitney


Jen said...

I love linen and just can't believe so many of those shorts can be found at F21!! Guess where I'll be making a stop to this week? ;-)

SabinePsynopsis said...

Linen is great in summer, always lovely and cool. Gotta find my linen trousers, too.

Lindsay With An "A" said...

I'm from the South...I've always loved linen :) Love the first pair of shorts from F21! So cute!

Teresa said...

Yes, I love that Forever is providing us affordable opportunities to some gorgeous trends!


Lisa Lisa Lisa said...

In college I shared an apartment with some Indian guys and they would wear linen white pants everywhere in the summertime!!! It was so effortless and I was jealous! That is until they distracted my jealousy with pretty gifts from India...

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