Want stylish and affordable fashion this summer? Well my BFF, celebrity style guru and StyleMakers co-founder Debra Ginyard was up for the challenge to find fashionable duds with low prices at Family Dollar. Debra has worked with celebrities such as Beyonce, Queen Latifah, and Lauryn Hill just to name a few so it was only right that we bring some celebrity style to our Family Dollar fabulistas! Finding the right clothes to fit your needs for the summer can be simple for when you’re traveling, hitting the beach or just lounging with friends. Keeping up with the latest fashion trends can be fun by incorporating bold colors, vibrant prints and accessories galore! I teamed up with my fashion partner in crime to create looks that will sure to make your summer budget friendly and fabulous!
Celebrity Stylist & StyleMakers.TV Fashion Blogger Debra Ginyard wearing a Mix &Co. Bib Necklace ($3.00)
Our model, Slyvia Grant looks ready for her flight to anywhere with this travel friendly look. This stylish summer outfit can take her from poolside to a casual stroll on the beach to an exotic summer retreat. Debra chose the Family Dollar Multi Chevron Hi-Lo Dress ($12.50) and added bold colored accessories like the Mix & Co. Jewelry Scarf in Turquoise ($5.00) and the Mix & Co. Crossed Strap Wedge Sandal ($8.00) and a Large Straw Hat ($4.00) and completed the look with the Family Dollar Gold Trimmed Aviator Shaped Sunglasses ($6.00) and Mix & Co. Earrings Set ($2.00) This entire outfit cost about $40!!!
Here’s a Family Dollar + StyleMakers Style Tip: Dress up a plain straw hat by adding on other cool accessories to make it pop…try the Distinctly Basics by Rachael Rose Head Wraps ($3.00) and Distinctly Basics Flowers Accent Hair Clip ($1.00)
The most popular go to summertime gear is shorts and a tank top. Why not shake up an ole classic look with color and unique embellishments. Debra says, “I love pairing simple and basic looking shorts with pieces that are fun, colorful and have a stand out feature, like tank tops with ruffles.” Our model is wearing, the Mix & Co. Khaki White Stripe Woven Short with Cuff ($8.00) paired with a Family Dollar Coral Ruffle Crotchet Tank Top ($9.00). Add vibrant hued accessories like the Mix & Co. Necklace set ($3.00), Modesa Flower Pin ($1.00), Mix and Co. Bracelet ($2.00). Complete the look with a Family Dollar Ruched Hobo Bag ($8.00) and Family Dollar Flip Flops ($1.00).
Here’s a Family Dollar + StyleMakers Style Tip: For instant summer style, pull hair into a chignon or bun and pop a faux flower in your hair giving you an exotic look. We used the Modesa Flower Pin in Fuschia ($1.00)
Stay cool as you rock out the latest trend of Aztec prints and a flash of bright color from the Family Dollar clothing collection. Playing it safe with prints, patterns and color is so last century!!! LOL…its time to take risks with your fashion, make a statement with this look. Debra took two different prints, added some color and made it work for a fun day out with friends or just out exploring new ways to enjoy your city. She was inspired by the 80′s glam and rocker chic style and added a modern twist. Start with the Family Dollar Scoop Neck Graphic Print Blouse ($8.00) and pair with Family Dollar Print Stretch Leggings ($6.00). Add color to the mix with the Mix & Co. Necklace Set ($3.00), Mix & Co. Headwrap in Silver ($2.00), Mix & Co. Earrings ($2.00) and Mix & Co. Tom Tom Flats (8.00) Debra says, “This look is easy to obtain. Just grab a top with your favorite print and a similar size print on the bottom, be sure to stay with like colors when trying to achieve this look.”
Here’s a Family Dollar + StyleMakers Style Tip: The black + white trend is still hot and super easy to pull off on almost anyone. Opt for prints instead of stripes with this trend. Add a splash of color where you can like with your shoes, handbags, sunglasses or jewelry. Check out these items Family Dollar Silver Trimmed Sunglasses ($6.00) an the Family Dollar Ruched Hobo Bag ($8.00)
Keep it sexy and cool for the summer with this effortless look! Transform you summer days and nights with a look that can be worn while strolling the beach or attending a hot summer party. Get all the attention this summer with the Mix & Co. Tribal Lampshade Maxi Dress ($12.50) and Mix & Co. Crossed Strap Wedge Sandal ($8.00) Keep the accessories feminine and pretty with the Mix & Co. Gold Earring Set ($2.00), Mix & Co. Stone Stretch Bracelet ($1.00), Mix & Co. Bracelet Band ($2.00) and add some romance with a Flower Accent Hair Clip by Mix & Co. ($1.00) and Distinctly Basics Hair Wraps 3pc ($3.00)
Here’s a Family Dollar + StyleMakers Style Tip: Want to stay cool and effortlessly chic in the summer? Just invest in long flowing dresses that almost any body type and size can wear. Throw your favorite pair of sandals on and you’ll be set for the summer!
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Special Thanks: Sylvia Grant of StyleMakers Models, L.A. Colors Cosmetics, Covergirl. All Makeup Looks provided by Nicole Williams of BackstagePasstoBeauty.com
By Nicole Williams of StyleMakers.TV