Every summer something really bizarre happens with my wardrobe and style. The leather jacket comes off, the skinny jeans get peeled off, and I begin to experiment with the pieces in my closet. Something in the air makes me feel breezy and light and all I really want to wear is nautical inspired outfits (GASP). Lucky for me, there is no shortage of navy and white striped shirts in my closet and those are, after all, like the gesso of the perfect summer look.
This spring, nautical inspired clothing is everywhere. From Reiss to Forever 21, every store seems to be jumping on the sailor-esque digs and I can't get enough of it. Yesterday, I literally spent over an hour toiling around Opening Ceremony trying on rope accessories and striped t's. Here were some of my fav's: