Summer Jumpsuits Should Look + Feel This Effortless

Black spaghetti straps summer jumpsuits | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Bisous Natasha

Why romper when you can jumpsuit? A jumper with long legs is just as cool in the heat and are seven times more figure-flattering.  This season’s summer jumpsuits are boasting shoulder-baring tops and wide leg bottoms.  Every girl must add one to her summer wardrobe!  A one-piece is perfect for packing a minimal carry-on or overnight bag.  Total vacation BFF! […]

Summer Camp Fashion: Flashback to the 70s

Summer camp fashion 70s inspired | Staff ringer tees | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Bubby and Bean

One of the highlights of our year here at Girlfriend is our annual family camp out.  Nostalgia from childhood trips and anticipation of upcoming nature time has indubitably inspired this week’s styles.  Our version of summer camp fashion combines 70’s-inspired clothes with handmade accessories.  The result is funky and playful, with a couple of DIY crafts you can wear or share! […]

Sandals, Slides + Espadrilles: Slip into Summer

Summer sandals | Straw hat canvas tote wide leg high waist pants | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Vox Calmantis in Deserto

Pedis out! If you’re not opting to go barefoot this Summer, give one of our favorite sandals, slides, or espadrilles a run for their money. Bright colors, block heels, and wide straps are keeping feet comfortable and pretty.  This summer girls are leaning towards a lower profile, choosing flats over wedges.  Take a look at our favorite finds and add […]

One Piece Swimsuits Rock Summer Pool Parties

White asymmetrical one piece swimsuits with neck scarf and belt accessories | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Hunter and Gatti via Vanity Fair Italy

Give the bikini a break and bust out this year’s latest swimwear trend. The one piece is the “it” girl at every pool party in town.   Take a look at some of the fabulous ways to make one piece swimsuits super chic.  Summer accessories and fashionable cuts are keeping modesty fresh. One Piece Swimsuits For Travel One of the first […]

Braids Make You Prettier in the Summer

Braids with yarn weave | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: And Other Stories

Now that life is getting a little hotter (and more humid), it’s time to start considering alternative hair styles.  Put the blow dryer and flat iron away and trade them in for summer braids. We found some favorite versions that range from princess to punk rock. Add a side braid to a messy bun, or let the strands fall loosely down […]

A Hair Scarf Tied in 6 Simple Styles

Hair scarf tie turban style | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Jean Greige

Now that the weather is turning hot and humid, it’s best to keep your hair up and out of your face. Give your styling tools the season off and try one of our 6 simple hair scarf styles instead. No matter the length of your hair, our favorite looks are sure to become one of your summer beauty staples. 1. […]

Crop Tops + Summer Sets Keep The Cool Feeling Cool

Crop Tops and wide-leg plaid jumpsuit summer sets | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Forever 21

Summer vacation, here we come! Now that the weather is warm enough, we are wearing both our tops and bottoms up to there. The best thing about crop tops and Summer sets is that they are uber flattering. Cover up your tummy and expose your shoulders for a relaxing outfit that still lets the sun come in. This style is […]

Swimsuit Edition: Flattering Suit Styles For Every Figure

Swimsuits that flatter full figures | Plus size model Nadia Abouhosn | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Nadia Abouhosn

Today’s the day! Hopefully you are out and about, spreading the love as only you can. Spring Break is officially around the corner, which means all of the latest swimsuit styles are out. Stand tall! Regardless of your height or weight, it’s easy to find a flattering suit with our easy shopping guide. Once you have the right suit, you […]

Shorts Suit Sensations for September

Pin-striped shorts suit | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Noholita

Delightful transitioning into Fall, but man!  It is still hot outside!  Our best fashion fix for September is a shorts suit that fits the bill.  Give your legs breathing room and show off that tan you’ve been working on all summer.  Square structured shapes and office-appropriate prints help you stay cool in a professional environment. Pinstriped Shorts Suit Did you […]

Summer Florals

Summer florals tropical print | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Mister Zimi

How many outdoor events do you have slated for the next couple of months? Get some good use out of Summer florals that will work magic on your style. We found some of the prettiest prints that are just the right amount of bold and bright. Whether you are chilling poolside or traveling abroad, an updated print is just the […]

Skate Style Taking to the Streets

Skate style with baseball hat and camouflage jacket | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Camo Jeans

One of the most fun things to do when changing up your wardrobe is to check out true street style. Note: we’re not talking about Pinterest “street style”. No bloggers dolling up and posing in front of graffiti here! Legitimize your look from the 80’s or 90’s and take a cue from skate style. It’s good to have a little […]

Straw Hats Seem Kind of Shady

Wide brim straw hats for summer | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Snazzy Lair

The sun is officially beating down enough to necessitate sunblock and sun hats. Add a little mystery to your look with straw hats that shade your eyes and protect your hair color. Who is that lady hiding under that wide natural brim? Felt chapeaus have been traded in for their easy straw counterparts, which work perfect for the beach, pool, […]