7 Ways to Get the Nautical Look This Summer

Nautical style is one of the fashionable looks that are popular particularly in the summer months. If you’re looking for style ideas that will insure smooth sailing through this summer’s nautical craze, keep on reading for our 7 ways to get the nautical look.

  1. Resort to Breton stripes for an American classic look.

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From horizontal patterns to red, white, and blue color combinations, stripes instantly add some American classic look to your style. Like fashion blogger Nicole Warne, go for a Breton striped top pair with white shorts perfect for sailing by the sea. Or, go chic like fashion blogger Blair Eadie by opting for a striped dress and a pair of striped pumps worn with a chic sun hat that will do the tricks for you. Also, teaming two striped ensembles on your street looks will give you some trendy and effortless vibe is print mixing is fashion-forward nowadays. So, stock your closet with stripes to give your wardrobe awash in endless nautical possibilities.

  1. Navigate the season with anchor print pieces.

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The summer’s hottest trend has made its mark. So, navigate the season with anchor print pieces to achieve a preppy sailor look instantly. Like fashion blogger Blair Eadie, think of an anchor-print sequin top that will give you a nautical-chic look, especially when paired with stripes. Or, think of other anchor inspired motifs on accessories such as headbands, bag, totes, shoes, umbrellas, necklaces and such that will give you the nautical look effortlessly.

  1. Spice your outfits with a sailor-inspired scarf.

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Whether you wish to channel a sailor or a pirate look, opt for bandana scarf or sailor-inspired scarf that will add some flair to your summer outfits. Like fashion blogger Mary Orton, complete your nautical style for the office by topping your striped top and sailor blazer with a red bandana scarf. You’ll easily create the sailor look with these scarves, especially when worn with any striped ensembles.

  1. Opt for sailor-inspired ensembles for a nautical look.

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Going for crisp, clean lines is the key to achieving a classic Americana look, as well as going for sailor-inspired ensembles like blazers, shorts, and trousers. Like fashion blogger Nicole Warne, top a sailor inspired blazer to your Breton striped tee and white jeans to wear the nautical fashion effortlessly. Look for sailor buttons and rope-inspired motifs on your outfits to instantly create the nautical look.

  1. Wear the color palette of nautical fashion.

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Navy, red, and white combinations are the trademark of the nautical fashion though you may still go for black-and-white combos on your Breton pieces. However if you’re not planning to wear any print on your office look, be inspired by Mary Orton’s style wearing a navy top and white trousers with red accessories to infuse some nautical vibe to your workwear.

  1. Rock a knot for a breezy nautical style.

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Effortless, chic, and breezy, knotted shirts and striped tees are great for the summer season. Like fashion blogger Kristina Bazan simply create a knot on your white button-down shirt and team it with a pair of flared trousers and a trench coat for a classic style. This way, you’ll keep your summer style fashionable and functional at the same time which will keep you breezy and fresh in the scorching heat.

  1. Opt for nautical-inspired swimwear perfect for cruising and beach.

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Whether you’re heading to the beach with friends or a luxurious cruise, going for a nautical theme on your swimwear is perfect. Think of the color palette of the nautical fashion, as well as the sailor-inspired details like anchors and ropes that will complete your statement. Indeed, a nautical look is one of the fashion-forward looks to wear this summer season to make a fashion statement.

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