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The Essential Summer Guide to Rompers

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Hello everyone, it’s Conni again from Art in the Find back with my monthly style installment for you darling readers! I’ve been getting a lot of questions about style for spring & summer. Which pieces are worth purchasing? Which are possible pieces to hold off on? One style piece that I feel is a great investment for your spring & summer wardrobe is a romper (or jumper). Why?

Think about it, you throw on one item of clothing and whoosh, you’re out the door. I don’t know about you, but the easier it is to put together an outfit, the more time I have to drink my a.m. coffee and leave my house feeling effortless in the style department. What else in the name of style requires less thinking (possibly the maxi dress….but in the name of proving a point…) than a complete outfit all in one piece. Today I’m showing you how to wear a romper, that perfect ​spring & ​summer one-piece​ to add to your closet.

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Tips for finding the right romper:

1 | FIT – If the romper has an elastic waistband (as most do) make sure that when trying it on, the waistband sits at your natural waist. This is the most flattering option for your body style.

2 | STYLE – Rompers fit differently depending on the brand. So don’t give up hope on all rompers if one doesn’t fit properly. Give a few styles a try, short rompers, pant rompers, waistband or not.

3 | COLOR – Finding the right color or pattern in a romper will also make the difference between love and dislike. Give shades of blues and creams a try, along with patterned pieces. Or if you’re wondering where to start, give a classic black wrap romper a try and jazz it up with a great accessory​! ​

I hope you feel confident rocking a romper this spring & summer. Have you given one a try? What’s been your favorite go-to spring style piece? For more style tips via video check out my new YouTube channel & you can find me on my blog, Art in the Find! Happy romper hunting!

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A NOTE FROM NATALIE: The romper Conni is wearing is sadly no longer available, but you can find some pretty similar ones here, here, here and here. Happy romper shopping!

Photos by Jasmine Fitzwilliams


  • Reply
    June 2, 2015 at 5:37 am

    Where is the one from that she is wearing here? Super cute!

    After seeing Natalie’s Loft romper awhile back, I knew I needed to find one. I got a similar one from the Loft this summer and can’t wait to try it out!

    • Reply
      Natalie Borton
      June 2, 2015 at 10:35 am

      It’s an oldie from Nordstrom that isn’t available anymore :( But I just added links to some similar ones at the bottom of the post!

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    June 3, 2015 at 3:40 am

    Thank you! Did you ever wind up getting that cute one from Anthropologie?

    • Reply
      Natalie Borton
      June 3, 2015 at 6:50 pm

      I didn’t :( But I sort of wish I did! I still think about it from time to time, haha.

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