What to Wear to a Pool Party
Summer 2012 is almost officially here, but are you ready for all the pool parties and soirees you are going to attend?
If not, Teen Vogue gets you prepared to enjoy all the festivities with cute swimsuit outfits and even cuter outfit add-ons. Whether the party is indoors, outdoors or both, learn this summer’s hot items that you can add to any party outfit. From dresses to towels, you’ll know all the things that you need in order to look stylish and make a “splash” at your pool events. They give the ins and outs of style for pool apparel that are great additions to your stylish wardrobe. Not only are these clothing picks and accessories cute, fun and chic, but they are also affordable to help you look cuter and not empty out your pockets in the process.
Below are a list of a few items that are on the top of the must-have list. --Sharifa Daniels
Sundresses are always a good item to own. You can use as a cover for your swimsuit, when you want to either go to a pool party, or when you want to cover up and continue to party after you get out of the pool. However you can also wear it by itself when you have had enough sun.
Along with your sundress, adding sunglasses will not only protect your eyes but they will also add style to your outfits. You can wear the shades with or without your swimsuit.
Swimsuits are and will always be in style for the pool. If you don’t want to wear a dress but rather opt for only bottoms, investing in a bustier-style bikini is the direction you should go for. Not only is this style of swim apparel hot now, but they also can be worn as a top to hit off any outfit.
Another accessory that you can add to your outfit is an oversized bag. Small bags are cute but having an oversized bag will definitely add character and will help you make a bold statement wherever you go. However, not just any oversized bag but a bright, big bag that can hold all our necessities for any occasion.
Sandals are definitely the style for today instead of flip-flops. Don’t go in the direction of plain flip flops when you can top off any outfit with some stylish strappy sandals. You can wear them at the pool but they can be worn post-pool as well.