Dress Week: Tribal-Inspired

Global-inspired fashion was a huge trend on spring runways (see more here). 

I’ve long been inspired by everyday clothing and costume
from around the world.  I’m particularly inspired by tribal clothing and
jewelry – the rich textures, vibrant colors, and interesting metal work
have influenced my home decor, and today, they influence my fashion

Dress:  LOFT Petites (Available here)
Purse:  Target (Available here)

I added a tribal-inspired necklace and zebra print bag to a bright orange dress for a fun evening look.  I especially love the bright orange of this dress paired with the bright citrine bag.  I tucked the strap into the bag to use the bag as a clutch, giving it a slightly dressier feel.

Necklace:  LOFT
Cuff:  New York & Company (Similar here)
Jacket:  LOFT Petites (Available in regular sizes here)

I purchased this strapless dress recently from LOFT.  The
fit was a little off, and the dress kept sliding down in an
unflattering way.  Since I needed the dress hemmed, I decided to use the
extra fabric to add straps to prevent slippage.  

Shoes:  Target (Available here)

Little tweaks like
adding straps are an inexpensive and easy way to make pieces work for

Do you like tribal-inspired fashion?  What are your fashion inspirations?

For this jacket in another look, see here.

Author: Cassie

I'm the owner/publisher of Style Cassentials, a curvy and petite gal OBSESSED with fashion and strong believer in making clothes work for YOU! I love sharing advice on all things fashion, especially shopping and fit tips!

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