Style | MINKPINK + DNC Summer Stripes

I’m excited that Philadelphia’s the host city for the 2016 Democratic National Convention (DNC). This week I went to The Logan Hotel’s rooftop bar, Assembly for a Bluecoat Gin event. Bluecoat Gin is the official gin provider for the DNC.

Have you ever been to Assembly? The views are so pretty! I mean, exploring the Art Museum area on foot is spectacular. I can’t even describe how gorg it is from above.

image{ Shop it } MINKPINK Spellbound Dress

It was SO humid that day. So humid my sunglasses fogged up in the morning. I wanted to wear a light weight fabric that wouldn’t cling to my skin in the yucky, sticky weather.

This flowy blue and white stripe dress from MINKPINK is great for humid days. If you saw my Instagram boomerang, you could see how light the fabric is.

I was actually going for a nautical theme with my red nails and white and blue stripes. But now that I think of it…I was in an American Girl USA theme. So fitting for the event!

imageClassic Martini (left) and Martinez (right). The Martini is made with Bluecoat American Dry Gin. The Martinez is made with Bluecoat Barrel Finished Gin. Vote for your favorite here.

{ Style Tip } To accessorize, add an extra nautical touch with a pop of red. I went with red nails. I’m using my go-to red nail polish — Dior Pandore.

See more of my favorite nautical stripe dresses here.

What’s your fav summer style pattern? Share in the comments below!

xx Melissa

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  • Reply
    Noelle Kelly
    July 22, 2016 at 11:04 am

    Looks lovely! Either martini sounds great!
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      Melissa
      July 25, 2016 at 5:55 pm

      Both were super yummy! 🙂

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    Samantha
    July 22, 2016 at 2:54 pm

    Love the pics, Melissa! And that martini looks delicious 🙂

    • Reply
      Melissa
      July 25, 2016 at 5:54 pm

      <3 <3 Thank you Samantha!! It was super delish too.

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    Jackie B
    July 24, 2016 at 6:54 pm

    That couch + the view = top knotch

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      Melissa
      July 25, 2016 at 5:54 pm

      If only I was wearing a top knot! 😉

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    Keyonna
    July 25, 2016 at 2:13 pm

    You look great and the views look so beautiful <3 I have to visit soon before the summer is over.

    • Reply
      Melissa
      July 25, 2016 at 5:54 pm

      You’re so sweet! Thank you Keyonna!! xo

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