🎀Mastering the Preppy Look🎀

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Spring is here and with it has entered a very preppy fashion trend! We are seeing all sorts of girly yet classic styles, prints, fabrics, and hues. Whether you're a seasoned preppy dresser or looking to refresh your wardrobe with some polished pieces, we've got the perfect style guide for you. Let's talk about how to style ruffled blouses and dresses, tie adorable bows, and embrace fabrics like tweed and lace to achieve that coveted preppy look.

Blue Floral Ruffled Dress

Ruffled Blouses and Dresses

Ruffles are the epitome of feminine charm and a staple in the preppy wardrobe. To style a ruffled blouse, pair it with a high-waisted skirt or tailored pants. This balance of flounce and structure creates a look that's both sophisticated and fun. For dresses, choose a ruffled piece that cinches at the waist to highlight your figure. Accessorize with pearl earrings or a delicate necklace to add a touch of elegance.

Lavender Purple Tie Back Dress Bohemian Gemme Peach Floral Hair Bow

Tied Bows and Hair Bows

Bows are a delightful detail that can elevate any outfit. Dresses with tied bows at the back or waist offer a sweet, unexpected touch that's perfect for brunch with the girls or a daytime date. To incorporate bows into your hairstyle, opt for a bow-tie headband or a ribbon tied around a ponytail. This adds a youthful and preppy vibe to your overall look.

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Classic Pinstripes and Seersucker Prints

Nothing says preppy like pinstripes and seersucker. These classic prints are versatile and effortlessly stylish. For a casual yet polished outfit, pair a pinstripe blouse with white denim and loafers. Seersucker dresses are perfect for warmer weather, offering a lightweight and breathable option that doesn't sacrifice style. Add a straw hat and sandals for the ultimate summer preppy look.

Lavender Purple Tweed Shift Dress
Bohemian Gemme Pastel Tweed Headband

Tweed and Lace Fabrics

Tweed and lace are luxurious fabrics that bring texture and depth to your preppy wardrobe. A tweed blazer is a must-have, perfect for layering over dresses or blouses to add a touch of sophistication. Lace dresses, on the other hand, are wonderfully romantic and ideal for special occasions. Pair with nude heels and a clutch to complete the ensemble.

Women's Bubble & Puff Sleeve Tops

Puff and Flutter Sleeves

Puff and flutter sleeves add a playful element to dresses and blouses. These details can soften your look and add a vintage flair that's undeniably preppy. To style, keep the rest of your outfit simple to let the sleeves be the focal point. High-rise jeans or a sleek skirt complement these voluminous tops beautifully.

Embracing the preppy style is all about mixing classic elements with fun, feminine details. At The Mint Julep Boutique, we believe in the power of dressing in a way that makes you feel confident and true to yourself. With these tips, you'll be able to curate a wardrobe that's both timeless and trendy. Remember, fashion is an expression of your unique personality, so have fun with it and make it your own. Happy styling!

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