Panama hats, floppy hats, baseball caps, bucket hats or fedoras. A Summer hat is a nifty way to make a style statement and provide extra sun protection while out and about:

Fab Links from Our Members

Une Femme d’un certain ├óge addresses inconsistent sizing. Joy reports that Une Femme seems to agree with Angie that it can be a good thing. It’s not the size, it’s the fit.

Vanessa Friedman of The New York Times was recently in Israel to see a show of new designers. Shevia found her take on the situation there very interesting.

Angie lets us know that Sally has great suggestions for tailored button-down shirts for ample bustlines.

Refinery29 has info on the denim collections available at Madewell this Fall. Ironkurtin comments that they seem to be betting on skinnies for the next season.

Laurinda says that this response to Banana Republic’s Startup Guy clothing line (at the moment not featured on their website) provides a fun snapshot of what men are currently wearing on the job.

Gradfashionista found these three Guardian articles on sunbathing topless an interesting read: The real reason French women have stopped sunbathing topless, Going topless on the beach was never really about women’s liberation, and ‘A bikini body’? My advice is don’t bother. After reading them, Gradfashionista asks: “Has social media affected how you dress, and what you choose to reveal or conceal?”