Looking fashionable on the sidelinePosted: Updated:
It's game season all year round in the Valley, and if you have kids who play sports, then you know most weekends are dedicated to cheering from the sidelines. Gone are the days of wearing old baggy jeans and a frumpy shirt.
Here are some of the most comfy but fashionable looks moms can wear to be "sideline chic."
SmashGal: Valeria is wearing super versatile skorts from SmashGal Activewear. Used to be women only wore skorts to play golf or tennis - not so anymore. They're stylish, colorful and extremely comfortable, so a great option for a Saturday on the sideline! Val also has a coordinating top from SmashGal. $29-$49 at http://www.smashgal.com
To finish this look, we adore Pocket Poppet -- aka the "Cardigan on the Go." Pocket Poppet offers a fashionable and easy way to always have a clean cardigan handy to pop on. The chic open drape front cardi was created to fold into its own attached convenient and protective pouch. f you have to run from a sports game to a dinner, no prob - The Pocket Poppets' cozy, flattering, and adaptable design translates to any type of event or activity, for the ultimate in style mileage! $99 at www.thepocketpoppet.com.
Nualime: Kai is going for the casual/chic look with a Brazilian vibe in her Nualime outfit! The leggings are a slimming fit and provide maximum breathability. Her top lets the air in to keep her cool on the sidelines! www.nualime.com
Kai is carrying a matching bag that looks like a designer number, but is actually an eco-chic tote from BagInspiration.com, a one-stop shop for some of the most unique purses, bags and wallets you will ever find. BagInspiration is known for being eco-friendly, but stylish! Everything is made from recycled materials such as seat belts, mosquito netting, bicycle inner tubes, and plastic bottles. This Paperthinks tote is made from recycled leather trimmings. An added bonus - every bag comes with an inspirational quote. www.baginspiration.com
Threads for Thought: Heather is wearing the perfect outfit for a Friday night football game! She can stay cool, cover her legs and be comfy in this Threads 4 Thought ensemble. Threads for Thought is a sustainable fashion brand that crafts casual and active apparel from organic cotton and recycled polyester (recycled from plastic water bottles). Available at www.Threads4Thought.com and at Whole Foods nationwide.
Being on-the-go and traveling to sometimes several sports games on a Saturday doesn't always allow for much time to look your best. Throwing on a pair of sunglasses instantly helps you feel more glamorous and ready to look good during a long day of activities. We are loving SunglassWarehouse.com - because chic shades are a mouse click and a bargain away! Channel your inner fashionista with the over sized shades - they have tinted lenses, offering extra UV sun protection and come in several swank colors. Featured in People Style Watch's "Look for Less" segment on Eva Mendes… this is the perfect fit for a budget fashionista! Under $15 at http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/sw-round-style-9141.html
Ever want to paint your nails to show your kid's team spirit, but the next day realize you have to remove the polish for work because it's so bright and impractical? Finally a "peel off" polish, so you can temporarily "go big" with team spirit! We love Bo Poo http://bo-po.com, a unique, non toxic nail polish that dries in seconds. With 10 vibrant colors you are sure to find one that represents your kid's team! $3.99