Well, hello again! We’re not sure how the time flew by so quickly, but Summer is here! It feels like just yesterday we were discussing what to wear for your extravagant New Year’s Eve party, but here we are, now in mid-May, thinking about sundresses and sandals. As the temperatures start to rise and change, the fashion trends will too. The next big question is, “Where can I find new summertime looks?” The LA Girl has been out and about finding the hottest spots to keep your summer outfits chic and stylish. We found 3 shops in Los Angeles that are serving looks this upcoming summer and want to let you in on our fabulous finds. Here are the 3 Places To Shop In LA To Elevate Your Summer Wardrobe. Let the shopping begin!
Location: 8500 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069
Neighborhood: West Hollywood
Photo By Fred Segal
Are you looking for a variety of lifestyle men’s and women’s clothing, with designers like Versace, STAUD, Atoir, and more? The iconic Fred Segal in West Hollywood is the place to visit for your summer shopping spree. Your fits this summer will be show stoppers with the pop-culture inspo and revolutionary style pieces that this store has to offer. Pair your stylish halter neck dress with some chunky sandals like the Dakota Flatforms, and add their jewelry pieces for a pop of color. If you’re someone who lives, breaths, and wears jeans no matter what the weather is like, their year-round Jean Bar contains a variety of fits and styles to suit your body type and summer outfit vision. Keep your eyes out for the drop of their seasonal staples and find yourself ready to take on the warm months with your new casual, yet oh-so-chic, outfits.
Location: 8000 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90048
Photo By Melroseavenue-shop
Crotchet pieces, floral dresses, and strappy sandals are all a part of The Reformation’s Vacation Time collection. This brand knows exactly what’s in and trends you should follow for the upcoming summer months. With sustainable clothing options and quality materials, these products are sure to last and make you feel confident during the hot nights out in Los Angeles. Orange, green, and blue are predicted to be this summer’s trending colors and you will start to see them flooded at the beaches and throughout the LA streets. If you need help bringing some color into your wardrobe, visit The Reformation on Melrose Ave to make sure you’re fitted up for your summer vacay or even weekend drinks by the pool.
Location: 8501 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069
Photo By Racked LA
As you continue your stroll down Melrose Ave, Alice + Olivia will be sure to catch your eye (like it caught ours). Talk about a brand that knows how to style the modern-day, chic fashionista that we all are or aspire to be. With 500+ designer brands, flattering styles, and vibrant colors, this store is sure to have plenty of styles for your next shopping spree. Are you traveling to a tropical destination this summer? Working in the office? Looking for a June brunch outfit? Alice + Olivia know the ins and outs of every trend or upcoming trend. Visit them in-store (or online) right in West Hollywood and take a peek at what they are offering this upcoming fashion season. The LA Girl is most excited about their colorful Vacation and Weekend collection of dresses, fitted jumpsuits, and fabulous matching sets. Don’t forget a chic hat or crossbody bag to complete your summer OOTD.
Summer Fashion News:
Latest Fashion Drop: Indy Blue’s New Line
Just over one week ago, Indy Blue’s newest line, Connect, dropped and the rest is history! Just kidding, but really, let’s just say this Connect drop is one you will want to check out. The theme around this drop is Connection and she defined this as “the energy that exists between people when they feel seen, heard and valued” –Indy Blue. Her inspiring message reflects how grateful she is to have the opportunity to connect so many people together and we love this special message.
Latest Store Opening: ASOS \ Nordstrom Now Open at The Grove
Yup, that’s right! ASOS is now a part of the beloved outdoor shopping mall, The Grove. Last week, The LA Girl had the opportunity to do a walk through the store and check out the hot new items being featured inside of ASOS Nordstrom. This location in Los Angeles is the first-ever in-person shopping destination for ASOS. Visit them in-store to view the endless amounts of hot brands, stylish pieces, and trendy shoes.
Latest Design Inspo: Lee Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, Muse
Hosted at the LACMA museum in Los Angeles, this self-guided music experience will allow you to dive into the runway fashion pieces from McQueen’s shows. Backed by a soundtrack from Bárbara Salazar and Alejandro Cohen, the music behind the fashion ranges from classical to pop, and everything in between. Immerse yourself into McQueen’s fashion designs throughout the time periods and different themes that he worked with. Don’t forget headphones and a personal device because this experience takes place in your very own hands.