You’ve seen Blair strut them on Gossip Girl. But…you also spied them on that little girl down the street. Well, no fear—we’ve got the bow technique down so you won’t look like your baby sis. GL’s got five neat pieces to give your fashion a mature, polished glow.
Tie your fave outfit together with adorable hair clips. They’re the perf way to bring out the colors in your outfit. Wear ‘em with a plaid top and jeans for a laidback-yet-feminine vibe or add a fringe vest for a li’l boho flair.
Aerie Bow Hair Clips, $10,
Strike a polished pose with a sleek pencil skirt—perf for presentation days. Play up the pulled-together look with a blouse and a yellow cardi and flats. Or, dress it down with a black tee and layered necklaces.
Printed Hounds Tooth Skirt, $15,
Be a class act in a crisp green and white frock. Wear with a biker jacket to toughen up or a white blazer for a look that’ll stop any prep in their tracks.
Evenstar Strapless Dress, $46,
Summer’s not over yet! Love this retro cami with high-waisted shorts and some cute heart-rimmed sunglasses. For an edgy look, add some black bangles and colored skinny jeans. Rock on, girlie!
 Gingham Bow Cami, $15,
Don’t want to go full-blown with bows? Give your attire a demure feminine vibe with dainty chains. Goes with...everything! 
Bow Tie Chain Necklace, $8,
-Alyssa Bailey


8/17/2009 1:27:00 PM