Glee just around the corner (psst, it’s
premiering tomorrow night on FOX), we can't help but get excited to see all our
favorite characters back on the small screen—especially Lea Michele's
character, Rachel Berry. Stealing this fun look she wears in the season’s
second episode (Sept. 20’s “Britney 2.0”) is simple, not to mention absolutely
amazing for school.
With season 4 of
Read on to see how you can achieve
this preppy school look…
Start with a simple A-line skirt in a fun, bright solid.
This is a staple in Rachel Berry’s closet, and provides a nice basis for your
outfit. A flouncy skirt like this can easily be dressed up or down, while
instantly making you look polished and poised.
Everything Illuminated Magenta Skirt, $42,
Now we need a nice, basic shirt. This part of the outfit
shouldn’t make much of a statement, as you don’t want to compete with the other
pieces of the ensemble.
Essential Racerback Tank, $6, forever21.com
Next comes an absolute must for
this look: a preppy sweater or
cardigan. Choose a nice neutral color with details in the same color as your
skirt to keep the outfit balanced and refined. We love this colorblock cardigan
from J. Crew.
Featherweight Cotton Cardigan in
Colorblock, $50, jcrew.com
Finish off your Rachel
Berry-inspired look with a simple pair of shoes.
If you’re going for a more casual look, we suggest some cute flats in the same
color as your neutral sweater.
Women’s Avery Bow Flat, $20, payless.com
Trying to dress it up? Try knee high socks with a pair of chunky
heels. Gray socks will pull the outfit together without overpowering the bright
Women’s Basic Cable Knee Sock, $5,
Top off the socks with some cute, classic heels. Look for a color that
complements the rest of the outfit and adds the perfect finishing touch.
Pearlie Chunky Heel Pump, $15, target.com
Be sure to tune in Thursday, Sept. 13 at 9 p.m. on FOX to catch Rachel Berry in one of her
fabulous outfits. Then come back and share your thoughts.
What do you think of Rachel’s
look? Would you test it out in the halls of your school? Blog about it, babes.
BY KATIE LEMON ON 9/12/2012 9:00:00 AM
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