summer essentials : tropical prints


If you have been shopping in recent months, you have probably have seen many variations of tropical prints.  I am not completely sure when tropical prints went from being tacky and touristy to stylish and on-trend, but I am not ,mad about it.  

To help convince some of the unconvinced that the stylish tourist look is all the rage, I styled the same Forever 21 shirt for 3 different looks.  

So bust out the palm trees and hula dancer shirts... you know what, actually leave the hula dancers tucked away.

And with that,