Kathie Lee & Hoda: Today’s Style
With the summer upon us, Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb are joined by Isabel Gonzalez Whitaker, Fashion Features Editor at InStyle Magazine, about minimizing the fear factor for trying risqué summer trends. Isabel said they are daring for sure, but she will temper them some to create some balance and not va-va-voom for the whole look. Isabel said proper undergarments are key to any of these looks.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Plunging Neckline Review
Isabel Gonzalez Whitaker said this is a dressier look for cocktail parties. The dress is $105 from bebe. Isabel said the skirt portion has more volume, like a bubble skirt. The shoes are $80 from Aldo and the clutch is $78 from BCBGeneration. To make sure of nothing popping out, Isabel uses Braza Flash Tape, which is double-sided and sticks to your skin and the fabric to hold everything in place.
Ali & Kris Backless Shirt Review
For those women daring enough to show off their whole back with no bra, Isabel Gonzalez Whitaker brings in a shirt for $12.99 from Ali & Kris and pants for $39.99 from Marshalls. To complete the look, Isabel says to wear a backless bra, which has adhesive on the sides to keep everything in place.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: bebe Bandage Dress Review
For those women with a body they are not afraid to show off, Isabel Gonzalez Whitaker brings in a bandage dress for $129 from bebe. Isabel said this is a body conscious look, but the dress is closer to the knees and has capstyle sleeves to make it less risque.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Animal Print Pants Review
For those women wanting to show off some animal prints, Isabel Gonzalez Whitaker brings in some animal print pants for $44.99 from J. Crew. To make it less risque, Isabel said to choose a tinier, denser, which creates a neutral palate. The top is $38 from Shop Sosie. Isabel said to also keep the embellishments to a minimum since a lot going on in the pants.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Forever 21 Bright Mini Review
For those women wanting to show off their legs, Isabel Gonzalez Whitaker brings in a bright mini skirt for $17.80 from Forever 21, a top for $64.50 from Calvin Klein and flat shoes for $79 from Michael Kors. Isabel said to make it less risque, pair it with a tailored blouse, pretty feminine accessories and no heels.