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Fashion Word of the Week: Chevron


Impress friends with your fashion know-how by dropping the word chevron into a conversation, which is just a fancy way to describe those rad V-shaped stripe patterns that are cropping up everywhere for Spring. Vivid and bold, chevron stripes punctuate accessories and fool the eye for your figure's benefit on swimsuits. Get your chev-ron with the budget-friendly finds above.

Clockwise from top: Naughty Monkey Chevron Striped Pump at Lulu's, $72; Jovovich-Hawk for Target Swimsuit, $29.99; Arrowstripe Longsleeve Dolman at Forever21.com, $22.80; Printed Scarf Bag at OldNavy.com, $11.70; Chevron Stripe Onepiece at Topshop.com, £28.00; Background: Chevron Apron at Urbn.com, $14.00

Comments
Really nice, I'm a big fan of those type of stripe- they are super cute and very flattering! Love it!
#1 Peaches on 2008-03-28 10:05 (Reply)
I love them, too, possibly because I'm a big fan of pop art and comic book art and these just kinda have that feel about them :-)
#1.1 The Budget Babe on 2008-03-31 12:44 (Reply)
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