Preppy Patriotism - Hapa Time

Preppy Patriotism

Friday, June 29, 2012

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Photobucket New blazer - c/o Style Sofia, New top - NY and C [similar: here, here], shorts - Pacsun [similar: here, here], heels - Vince Camuto, necklace - Bebe, bracelet - Jeweliq, watch - cruise 

July 4th is just around the corner :) So what better time to get a little patriotic with my reds, whites and blues? And did you notice how this pretty blazer from Style Sofia has little cut outs on the shoulder? I always like unique little touches to otherwise classic pieces.

Today I had a fun time at a local water park! I decided to try out a lighter, more summery makeup look and well, it was an experiment. Too bad experiments aren't always perfect. Two products with notability: I had on some Smashbox BB cream tinted moisturizer which didn't have very good holding power or coverage though it looked natural enough. I also used my Urban Decay waterproof liquid liner, and it didn't budge one bit. Cat eye liner for a wild day in the water, yes please! Do you have any good summer makeup products you can recommend? Or do you think water park/beach makeup is silly?

Don't forget about the JEWELIQ giveaway in the previous post... and stay tuned for more, I literally have 10+ giveaways lined up :) Photobucket

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  1. perfect 4th of July outfit!

    It would totally match the nailart I just posted

  2. love the necklace and shoes :D super cute and easy outfit

  3. It was nice to read from you again after a long time. Thank you for your comments :D

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    You should know, I like your looks always even these. Everything looks good!

  4. pretty! so in love with the color <33


  5. AMazing how you can put up every look every day! Love it!
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  6. I'm loving these colour combinations. You look stunning!

  7. wow!

  8. love your necklace! so beautiful. and of course the rest of the outfit is very pretty and preppy as well!
    kw, Ladies in Navy

  9. love this look the pictures are stunning as always the look is nice clean and sophisticated. love it all!!!

  10. Lovely outfit! Looks very comfort for this hot weather!

    Brittany x

  11. You always look so beautiful!!!
    I love your shorts!
    Miss Starshiny

  12. I love this outfit, so sweet!

  13. you look so stunning in red, stunning always xx

  14. I love a good cat eye liner! Definitely need to try the UD.

    I feel like a lot of the BB creams I've tried here are very light in coverage. My favorites are from Lioele (korean brand). It has really good coverage! For the summer, it helps a lot to use good concealer and a light tinted moisturizer. I feel like I get as good coverage results, but my face feels tons lighter!

    You look great, as always! :)

  15. perfect look as always jess!

    have a nice day


  16. Red is definitely your color, stunning!

  17. Love those cut-outs on the blazer! And I totally wear makeup to the beach and stuff... I think a good sunscreen and foundation with SPF plus waterproof mascara are key :)

    xo, alison*elle

  18. You are officially my new girl crush. Wow, you look amazing!! Seriously.

    The Style Rawr!

  19. Oh wow, such a beautiful, classy look for 4th of July! I love it ♥
    That blazer is just stunning. The red slice of color is a nice touch.

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  20. Such a chic way to look patriotic without looking cliche! Love it!

    XoXo Brenna

  21. Cute outfit! Love the color combination and your necklace! :D

  22. I love the colour combination :) and your hair!

  23. This blaze and shoes are amazing!!:)
    LOve your makeup, how you do this?!:D

  24. Hi girl!
    Lovely your style ... and your blog!

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    I could not resist following your blog! <33


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  26. Love your blazer. I like the mixing of the three colors together. You look amazing.

  27. I'm loving the bright colored shirt! Nice outfit :)

  28. Love the patriotic look!
    I have a patriotic bikini post on my blog right now! Come check it out!

  29. i heart your heart-shaped necklace!!
    super sweet look, of course sexy as well with that lip colour!

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  30. a very stylish look

  31. Hi sweetie! I´m your big fan, love your blog :) Your outfits are so young, ellegant and beautiful too. You´re great and thank you so much for your blog, style and your beauty :)

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  33. You are beautiful and those picks are amazing ;)

  34. Love the 'American' colours... the outfit is perfection

  35. So chic!


  36. did you go to raging waters?! hehe
    and effortlessly breathtaking ~

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