Resortwear (Or Buy it now for Summer) Part II

The vicissitudes of fashion dictate that resort wear is here and gone. If you’re lucky enough to be going somewhere warm, these are timely. If not, remember, they won’t be available when the season arrives. Carpe diem.

Dresses with Cut-Outs – a continuing trend- left to right

Tamara Midi Dress by About Us: As pure as it gets. Fully linedcotton/nylon/spandex/Non-slip silicone neckline. Front knot detail with cut-out. Hidden back zipper closure Neckline to hem measures approx 35″ in length. $72.00

Jonathan Simkhai Hawaiian Sarong Bandeau Cut Out Dress– A go-to vacation item. Machine washable tencel. Fully lined. Adjustable shoulder straps. Hidden side zipper closure. Front tie closures with cut out detail. Elastic waist. Crochet lace trim. $675.00

Make Sense Striped Cutout Midi Dress by Alice McCall: Casual and Uncomplicated. V-neck with ties at chest, self-tie shoulder straps, cutout midriff. A-line midi skirt, front button closures, patch pockets. Elasticized back waist seam, allover railroad stripe print. Cotton/polyester/elastane. $340.00

Serpentine Dress by Elliatt : Sexy but not too too exposed. Double crepe fabric with polyester spandex lining. Waist cut-out and front seam slit. Hidden side zipper closure. $190.00

Not Shown: White Jazzmyn Off-the-Shoulder Dress by Jarlo $195.00

Outfit-Making Skirts

Left: Brock Collection Ankle Length Skirt with Tiered Ruffles: All you need is a flower in your hair. High-waist. Formfitting. Cotton/silk. Reduced from $1590.00 to $397.00

Center:Rhode Resort Sienna Pleated Tie-Dye Cotton Midi Skirt– Sinuous fit-and-flare silhouette patterned in soft tie-dye. Body-skimming design has a high-rise waist and pleated hem that falls well past the knee.  Side slant pockets, pleated hem, unlined. Concealed hook and zipper fastening at side. $315.00

Right: Mai Colorblock Maxi Skirt by ANAAK– Glorious fiesta color. Fully lined cooton gauze skirt with smocked waist. 39” long. $350.00

matching frilled midi blouse 175.00

Hot Weather Bags– 2 Trends- Tassels/Pom-poms and Round Silhouettes—clockwise

Made from natural raffia with royal-blue or fuschia wool-wrapped top handles, pompom embellishments and an oversized half-moon shape that offers plenty of space for your beach or weekend essentials. Handle drop 15”, Height 8 ¼”, Width- 4 ¾” Sale $88.00

Rafe Rosie Small Straw Clutch Bag with Parrots: For essentials. Abaca straw with removable shoulder chain, 20″ drop. Magnetic closure. Inside, slip pocket. Gingham lining. 5.5″H x 8.5″W x 2.5″D.  $225.00

Joni Circular Raffia Tote: Rainbow pom-poms and tassels add panache to a tote woven from raffia in a striking circular silhouette.11″W x 11 ½”H x 3 ½”D. (Interior capacity: large.) 4″ strap drop. 22 ½”.  Carry by the top handles or clip on the optional 24″ drop crossbody strap for hands-free convenience. Open top. Interior wall pocket. Leather trim. $69.00

Las Rayas Striped Tote from Luz Collection: Cotton tote crafted in Mexico, detailed with multi-braided handles 15 ½”W x 13 ½”H x ¼”D. (Interior capacity: large.) 9″ strap drop. Open top. Top carry handles. $46.00

Not Shown: Serpui Serena Wicker Circle Bag in Orange $276.00 

On Trend Lucite Sandals clockwise

Clear Sandal with Rhinestone Buckle– Contemporary Cinderella.  4.5 “heel, foot and ankle wrap strap, topped off with a rhinestone accented buckle. $41.95 

Alto Sandal by Raye– Lower for walking or dancing. Clear PVC upper with leather sole. Wrap ankle with buckle closure. Lucite heel 2.75”.$148.00

Camille Lucite Sandal by Steve Madden: Clear PVC upper with manmade sole. Ankle strap with buckle closure. Lucite heel 4.25” $100.00   

X REVOLVE Kiki Heel by Tony Bianco– Jazzy. In black, fuchsia, clear and green. Manmade upper and sole. Ankle strap with buckle closure. Clear acetate heel measures approx 4″ H . $122.00


Left: Eden Midi Dress by About Us:  Flirty dress with low back and waist cutouts. Rayon/cotton/spandex. Partially lined. Halter neck with loop button closure Exposed back zipper closure. Sale  $45.00

Center: Veria Tunic by Akemi & Kim– great colors, stylish print. Figure-flattering peplum silhouette tunic. Rayon/polyester/spandex. Button front. $88.00 

Right: Eyelit Off the Shoulder Top– Show off your tan. Viscose/elastane with cotton lace on sleeves. Elastic at neckline. Also in yellow. $34.00 

Bottom Right: Robert Clergeie Artemis Raffia Platform Sandals:Two-tone woven sandals with the look of extravagance. 2” raffia platform. Open toe with looped upper. Adjustable ankle strap. Leather lining. Smooth outsole. $565.00

The items featured in this article have been chosen by the editors of Woman Around Town simply because we like them and think you may, too. No advertising fees have been paid to Woman Around Town for this article.