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Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Polka Dot

 
 Cropped chambray shirt Forever 21, shorts H&M, purse Steve Madden, sunglasses Prada (similar here), sneakers All Star, head scarf old, rings from Aldo, street buy Madrid.
 
Thirty two feeling like forty two. This has been the weather last few days in Toronto. Being at work is easy, AC is on. Surviving the rest of the day is another thing. But we learn to adapt. This outfit is my survival mode for this humid summer weather. Please don’t take this as a complaint about the hot weather. I am not the one to do so, rarely, especially with our long Canadian winters. I just wanted to give somewhat of an explanation for today’s outfit. As you can tell it is pretty minimal but in this weather, even this feels a lot. This cropped top would also go great with those 80s inspired high waist denim cut-offs. Just please don’t go for those high waist cut-offs that are so short on the bottom that your but cheeks show. No matter how high up the waist they are, it does not justify your butt showing. It’s just not sexy. If you have a bit of a belly issue, high waist will do you wonders. I love the look of them but with my body shape I just look like I am wearing soccer mom jeans, and that is definitely not sexy. Not comfortable wearing it with shorts? Pair it with a flowy high wait skirt and you will be just as cool and fashionable. I went for a bit more retro look with my makeup and hair scarf. A bit different then usual. This outfit can get you through a day of running errands, having a picnic in a park, take you to the beach and so on. It’s summer. Let’s indulge! How are you surviving the heat? Ciao!
Aleksandra <3
PS. Don't forget about yesterday's giveaway here. You have until July 26 to qualify. Just check out how perfectly white my nails are. Don't miss out.
 
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

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