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Natalie Portman's High Neck Blouse and Slingback Flats

Natalie Portman High Neck Blouse Look for Less
Natalie Portman's joyous grin goes well with her fun and flirty high-neck blouse in a bright hue. The ruffled blouse we found from River Island is on major sale for $20 (down from $65) and is the perfect answer to your search for a standout top! We love how she wore this with a pair of high waisted jeans and Dior slingback flats - a mix of dressy and casual can be done! Cateye sunglasses are a must this summer and you can never go wrong with a black crossbody to match.



Alessandra Ambrosio's Tie Dye Tee and Gucci Sneakers Look for Less

Alessandra Ambrosio Tie Dye Tee Look for Less
There are some errands (or being honest, some entire days) when you just don't feel the need to dress up or look super cute. And that's what jeans, tees, and sneakers were made for. But we're aiming for something that's still somewhat intriguing to the eye, like Alessandra Ambrosio's tie dye top from Wildfox and cute Gucci sneakers (and they have embroidered bees on them!). As much as we adore these shoes, and her Chloe crossbody bag, I think their prices would be considered slightly overboard for our reality of what every day pieces should cost...But we'll take these dupes and look just as great!



Reese Witherspoon's Barneys Cardigan and Patent Slingback Pumps Look for Less

Reese Witherspoon Barneys Cardigan Look for Less
If you're looking to spice up your everyday jeans and cardigan, take notes from Reese Witherspoon! It's all in the details and accessories here. Piping and fancy embellishments on this Barneys cardigan present a preppy and ladylike vibe, and patent leather pumps are definitely a step above your basic sneaker. Reese's pearl earrings and a small studded crossbody are tasteful pieces that bring the look together exceptionally well.



Olivia Palermo's Long Vest and Striped Sweater Look for Less

Olivia Palermo Long Vest and Striped Sweater Look for Less
Like a true style icon, Olivia Palermo's entire outfits make us swoon almost every time! The mix of textures and materials with the black in her outfit gives a lot of visual interest, from the patent leather boots to the wool vest and her distressed denim. And she might even be convincing me that I need to try the short hair look...



Alessandra Ambrosio's Graphic Tee and Fedora Look for Less

Alessandra Ambrosio Graphic Tee and Fedora Look for Less
Moms (and frankly, all of us!) seek comfort in everyday wear, and Alessandra Ambrosio proves that you don't have to sacrifice style to keep up with the kiddos. On a trip to the farm with her son, she sports an easy graphic tee and jeans, but the fedora and riding boots are the perfect touches of flair without going overboard. Keep a lightweight utility jacket handy by effortlessly tying it around your waist!