Style School: How to Wear Stripes

By  August 09, 2011

Stripes still have you stumped? Allow us to help—whether horizontal or diagonal, thick or thin, here’s your cheat sheet. Below, we recommend three ways to rock sexy striped frocks with style.

Vivienne Westwood Anglomania Arianna Striped Jersey Dress, $515 | Rebecca Minkoff Allie, $750 | Nars Nail Polish, $17 | Jimmy Choo Cosmic Platform Pump, $695 | Kate Spade Gumdrop Stud, $38 | L’Oreal Colour Ruche Lipstick, $8.95 | Bobbi Brown Shimmer Wash Eyeshadow, $20

James Perse Striped Stretch Jersey Tank Dress, $135 | Belle Noel by Kim Kardashian Mini Rams Horn Charm Necklace, $29 | Sam Edelman Gigi Sandals, $60 | Topshop Lip Balm in Dew, $8 | Becca Nail Colour, $15 | YSL Touche Eclat Radiant Touch, $40 | Vince Camuto Aki Belted Leather Tote, $129

T by Alexander Wang Striped Long Sleeved Drape Dress, $155 | Sally Hansen Salon Effects Nail Polish Strips, $9.99 | Giuseppe Zanotti Suede Platform Bootie, $895 | Trina Turk Hoop Earrings, $82 | Mulberry Black Gracie Cross Body Bag, $650 | Low Luv by Erin Wasson Double Finger Ring, $69 | Stila Lip Glaze, $22