22 Of The Hottest Ways To Wear Stripes


Stripes are always in season.  Those (usually) horizontal lines running across your shirt or skirt or dress are flattering and fresh.  Stripes are a surefire way to keep your outfit trendy without putting in much work at all.  Are you looking for ways to spice up an outfit?  Here’s 20 of the hottest ways to wear stripes.

1. Paired with polka dots

Don’t be afraid to pair stripes with polka dots– the resulting look is fresh, hip and fun.

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2. Patterns and stripes

Colored stripes paired with a bold print is a luxe look.  The tame shoes and bohemian earrings and simple hair all pull this look together.  It’s absolutely perfect.

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3. Stripes on stripes

Pairing two different striped items– a top and bottom looks great when the stripes are different thickness.  This look also works because the stripes are similar in color.

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4. Mint and thick stripes

This dress is pretty adorable on its own, but with the added details– a cute fedora, a mint statement necklace, mint flats and a mint sidebag, this look is not only complete, it’s amazing!

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5. Black and white and red all over

These thick black-and-white stripes work great with bright red skinnies and a chunky gold necklace.  The whole ensemble makes this an outfit to remember.

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6. Boyfriend jeans and stripes

We love this casual look– ripped boyfriend jeans, paired with a loose striped top, black bag and black sunnies– it’s all perfection.

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7. Cute striped blazer look

Most times you’ll see a striped tee underneath a blazer, but in this case, the blazer’s on top and paired perfectly with black and pink accents.

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8. Ready for ballet class

This look is totally on pointe— black and white stripes with a tulle skirt and black heels make this cute look Parisian chic.

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9. Summer casual

Black and white striped tee with red shorts and cute accents– this has all the makings for an adorable summer outfit.

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10. Navy and teal stripes

This pencil skirt is perfection paired with a gray t-shirt, Coach bag, and summer sandals.

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11. Striped wedges

Your heels will shine in this black and white ensemble.  Now, you just need the perfect all black outfit to go with them.

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12. Striped button-down

This look works for both vacation and the office.  White skinny jeans with a brown belt, sunglasses, and gold shoes, with a blue and white striped button-down– we love it!

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13. Tight and loose

This loose sweater looks great with a form-fitting black and white striped skirt.  Way to go Sienna!

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14. Summer chic

Are you seeing a theme here?  Striped tees are easy to accessorize and versatile as can be.

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15. Work them short’eralls

This look works on her…and it’s all because of the stripes.

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16. Make it work

This has maybe a bit much going on– but it’s still fun and fresh.  Chambray top, statement necklace, gold watch, leopard clutch, pink heels and finally, a black and white striped pleated skirt.

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17. Beach look

Make menswear work for you.  Wear a loosely fitted top with the sleeves rolled up and with shorts for a low-key walk on the beach.

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18. Dress it up

We love this simple black and white top has been transformed to a classy outfit with the addition of a yellow scarf, burgundy skirt, tights and boots.

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19. Stripes and denim

Stripes are great because they pair amazingly well with any kind of denim.  This jean jacket?  Perfect.

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20. Keep it casual

A long maxi dress is a great look for stripes.  Pair it with some classic black items and you’ve got a recipe for success.

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21. Surprise me

I love the blue and white striped skirt paired with a white tee and pink blazer.  It’s shocking in the cutest way.

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22. Workout wear

And finally, who can resist these cute workout pants?  Adorable…and we’re sure they’re comfy too.

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