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Bright Colored Tunic for Summer by Caite

 

Happy Monday friends!

I thought I would feature some colorful and beautifully embroidered prints this week. This tunic, by Caite, has such summery bright colors, orange, magenta and that I wanted to feature it with white to let the tunic take center stage.

Caite

I loved this, on their website, the essence of CAITE clothing—”a free spirit, lover of art, travel and adventure, and a showstopper when entering a room.”

The sunshine colors caught my eye as did the pattern on this beautiful poly silk tunic. The embroidery in a blue/grey also adds to the intricacy of the piece. I love the silky feel against my skin and the lightness of the style.  From the website: “Our clothing is handcrafted in India under fair and ethical working conditions, and we take great pride in the talent of these artisans to create one-of-a-kind prints, exquisite embroideries, and stunning pieces. Our print selection and embroideries are all originals created by artists around the world, solely for our brands and can be found only in our archives.”

Nothing complicated about styling this piece though! I initially was thinking denim shorts and gladiator type sandals, because of the flowy material and boho vibe. However, the length is longer and you wouldn’t be able to see the shorts, so it was white jeans for the win!

The bright colors stand out against the white and I chose a skinny jean from Loft, as to balance the shape and volume of the top. When styling, think of this if you have a billowy, flowy blouse you want to keep the bottoms more form-fitting. Denim or white Bermuda shorts would work as it would come down to the knee.

I added soft pink espadrilles for more color and a tasseled bag from Rebecca Minkoff. Don’t you think of tassels with a boho style? The orange drop earrings would bring out the bright color as well.

They have plaid tops with embroidery,  embroidered solid tops. velvet tops, dresses and new items for Fall. I’ll be sharing another look tomorrow!

#Caite #KylaSeo #Lovekyla

The Weekend

How was your weekend? I was looking forward to the Full Moon festival, at one of our favorite local vineyards, (although we saw no werewolves,) rather a bunch of doggies that attended with their owners. We brought our Canope, as it made its debut and kept us cooler with our chairs in the shade. It was supposed to rain, but Mother Nature looked kindly upon us, as she refrained any downpour that day. It was funny, as we were the second couple to arrange our canope, in an area in which I dubbed Canope Row by the end of the evening, with about 10 canopies lined up all in a row.

There were vendors at Raylen Vineyards, such as the  Cousins Main Lobster food truck, which I was excited to see, as I love to eat a healthier fare, and food trucks aren’t usually healthy. Hubby had a lobster roll and I had shrimp tacos with tots. Yum!

The doggies were spoiled as well, as I bought homemade peanut butter treats from K-9 treats. What I absolutely loved was the kindness and generosity of an older man in the next canope down. He and his wife had fostered 40 dogs over the years, not having one at the festival. Rather, he loves dogs so much, he bought several bags of treats from the K-9 tent just to treat the various dogs that were roaming the event. He brought Gibby and Truffy several bacon treats and I just thought that was the sweetest act of generosity!

Hair and Humidity

Well, it has been pretty humid here lately. You will see the difference tomorrow when I used hot rollers. I have been looking on Youtube though for some new products I may want to try. Has anyone tried Bumble and Bumble products? I think I may give one or two a go, as the price point is similar to Kerestase.

If you missed my latest post on Beauty Products I am Loving for Summer, have a read 🙂

c/o Tunic by Caite. Opinions are mine and truthful.

earrings older Charming Charlies

white skinny jeans Loft 

espadrilles c/o  Andre Assous  ( similar- Love these and these)

Rebecca Minkoff bag- bought on Poshmark.

Have a wonderful day!

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Jess xx

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25 Comments

  • Reply
    Caite and Kyla Colorful Tunic for Summer into Fall - Elegantly Dressed and Stylish -Fashion Over 50
    August 19, 2019 at 1:01 am

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  • Reply
    Happy Great Day
    August 12, 2019 at 2:00 am

    I enjoy seeing how you pair unexpected color combinations with your beautiful red hair!… Sure do look forward to hearing your report on the Bumble & Bumble humidity product. I’ve never lived anywhere more humid than Savannah, Georgia!

    • Reply
      Jess Jannenga
      August 12, 2019 at 10:57 am

      Hi Suzana, thank you. I am giving one of the products a shot and then if all goes well, I will try more. Its pretty humid here in the Lake Norman area! whew! xx

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    Claire
    August 11, 2019 at 1:17 pm

    Lovely outfit, Jess. Love the pop of pink with your white jeans.

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      Jess Jannenga
      August 12, 2019 at 11:03 am

      Thank you Claire! It is a vibrant blouse. 🙂 xx

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    Anna Shirley
    August 9, 2019 at 1:17 am

    Bright color belongs to summer. Great white skinny jeans! These are so versatile. Lovely look, Jess. Thank you for sharing with My Red Carpet.

    Anna
    http://www.glamadventure.com

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    Cheryl Tucker
    August 7, 2019 at 2:48 pm

    I love tunics for summer and beautiful colors are my favorite! Love this look. I have the exact same bag! It is a summer favorite for me!
    Peace!
    Cheryl

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    The Evolista
    August 6, 2019 at 5:26 pm

    The colors of your tunic are so pretty and summery! It makes such a fun outfit with your white skinny jeans. I have no experience with Bumble and Bumble but can’t wait to hear if you love it. I’m always on the lookout for great hair products!

    xx Jenifer

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      Jess Jannenga
      August 9, 2019 at 10:15 am

      Thank you! I bought one of the products, the thickening spray, so I’ll see how it works. Glad you like the outfit, I love vibrant color.

  • Reply
    Marijke Doldersum
    August 6, 2019 at 10:41 am

    I see you love visiting wineries and food/wine events just like I do. I live in France and do it a lot during the summer.

    • Reply
      Jess Jannenga
      August 6, 2019 at 10:49 am

      Hello Marijke, yes! We have around 100 vineyards in the area, and my hubby and I do enjoy spending the afternoon visiting and enjoying wine. Sounds wonderful! xx

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    mireilleftm
    August 5, 2019 at 6:29 pm

    Great color on you! I love the tassels on your purse, very fun! Great accessories too! The outfit looks so stylish and comfortable! Ready for our humidity to die down a litle but we probably have another month at least!
    http://www.chezmireillefashiontravelmom.com

    • Reply
      Jess Jannenga
      August 6, 2019 at 10:45 am

      Hi Mirelle! I know the feeling. It can be 90 here in Sept, so we have a way to go. Glad you like the purse, I loved the style. xx

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    Lizzie
    August 5, 2019 at 2:11 pm

    You always look so pretty in color! What a fun and beautiful summer outfit!

    Lizzie
    http://www.lizzieinlace.com

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    ROBIN LAMONTE
    August 5, 2019 at 10:38 am

    Jess,

    You know I’m a big fan of bright colors and I just love your top!
    I love white jeans when paired with colorful tops.

    I hope you pop over to our link up party today!
    Hugs,
    Robin

    • Reply
      Jess Jannenga
      August 5, 2019 at 10:48 am

      HI Robin!
      Thank you! I thought this was such a bright and pretty pattern. I will pop by! xx

  • Reply
    fiercefashion
    August 5, 2019 at 10:16 am

    Very pretty bright colors, Jess. That handbag is so cute, just the right amount of fringe. I’m glad you didn’t see any werewolves!

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      Jess Jannenga
      August 5, 2019 at 10:50 am

      Thank you Kim! I do love orange and the details here. 🙂 Glad you like the look!

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    Jodie
    August 5, 2019 at 9:06 am

    What a gorgeous tunic Jess…it’s perfect with the white jeans.
    That is one thing I don’t miss here in Denver…the humidity…LOL
    But your hair always looks so lovely.
    XOOX
    Jodie

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      Jess Jannenga
      August 5, 2019 at 10:51 am

      Thank you Jodie! I love the colors and it is very light to wear especially in these hot temps.

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    thisblondesshoppingbag
    August 5, 2019 at 4:36 am

    That tunic is s pretty! I love hot pink and orange together. Looks great with the white skinnies too and your earrings were the perfect accessory!
    Thank goodness yo had your canopy for the festival. The heat is brutal and the shade makes it so much more enjoyable. Glad the pups had fun too. It rained all day Friday but the rest of the weekend was awesome! Hot but that’s expected!
    xo,
    Kellyann

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      Jess Jannenga
      August 5, 2019 at 10:52 am

      Thank you friend! We were excited to use our new canopy as it made the day more enjoyable and for the puppies. Glad you like the outfit, the colors caught my eye 🙂 xx

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    Anna
    August 5, 2019 at 2:20 am

    Love the tunic, Jess, lots of bright colours and it seems very soft to touch and light to wear. Totally agree with you, white skinny jeans look great with it. Seems like you had a nice weekend. Have a great week ahead
    https://lookingfabulousat50.blogspot.com/

    • Reply
      Jess Jannenga
      August 5, 2019 at 10:53 am

      HI Anna!
      Thanks so much. The colors spoke to me and yes it is very light. Enjoy your week as well. Hard to believe August is already here.

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