Posts tagged "preppy style"

Style Stealer: Naomi Watts’ Preppy Polka Dots

Naomi Watts looked like a picture of preppy perfection while running errands in Beverly Hills the other day in a polka dot blouse, sweater vest, and loafers. Want to steal her style for yourself? We’ve got all the pieces (for 70 bucks or less!) after the jump…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 21, 2013

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Items From Lands’ End Canvas For $50 Or Less

I was shocked — shocked, I tell you! — when I discovered that Lands’ End Canvas is basically J.Crew but cheaper: super cute preppy stuff, quirky styling, good quality. Being cheaper than J.Crew doesn’t make Lands’ End Canvas cheap, exactly, but it is possible to find some great stuff for $50 or less. Click through for some…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 8, 2012

Check This Out: Karen Walker’s Preppy Charm Jewelry Collection

The thing with preppy style is that sometimes it takes itself too seriously. Put on a seersucker jacket and some argyle, and all of a sudden, you’re unwittingly summing up a whole world of boarding school, the Hamptons, polo matches, and sailing (on that note, check out our intro to Lilly Pulitzer). Somehow, New Zealand…

By: Leonora Epstein / April 7, 2010

Fashion Slideshow: Dress Like Gossip Girl’s Rich, Preppy Snots!

Did you tune into Gossip Girl each week for an hour-long fashion fix? Did you ever miss a key plot point because you were daydreaming about Blair Waldorf’s latest Balenciaga handbag? Well…so were the rest of the 2.7 million viewers. Gossip Girl is more than a show about Manhattan’s elite private schools; it’s a cultural…

By: Annika Harris / July 8, 2008