• Spring 2013 Style Inspiration: What to Wear to a NASCAR Race

    Happy Tuesday Fashion Bomb readers!
    Though we were all about the Met Gala last night, we’re returning to our regularly scheduled program! Today I’m answering a “What to Wear” request for a bombshell who is looking to make a fashionable statement at an upcoming NASCAR event.

    Reader Crystal writes, “I’m going to my first NASCAR race in a few weeks with my husband & have no clue what to wear. I mean really I don’t want to look like a fly on the wall! So was curious if you could do a Style Inspiration for that event! What do people even wear to races? Jeans & team t’s? Keep doing what y’all are doing…it’s great!”

    Well Crystal to ensure you don’t look like a “fly on the wall” at your first NASCAR race, you want to keep your look casual and comfortable. Jeans and t-shirts will be your best bet to enjoy the race, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have some fun with your wardrobe.

    So for your first option, I went for simplicity with a white Zara linen tank top paired with H&M dark denim skinny jeans and added a trendy print with an H&M floral printed bomber jacket. To make the look more stylish, accessorize with a chic pair of Steve Madden cuff flat thong sandals, Max Studio clear framed sunglasses, pink Kate Spade New York Locked In stud earrings, and a MARC BY MARC JACOBS white birch/black leather crossbody handbag.
    What to Wear to a NASCAR Race
    For the final touch, work in additional shades of color to brighten up the look with a mint green mani and a subtle pink lip gloss.

    For your second choice, I opted for a simple print and a few pops of color including an H&M black and white striped baseball tee, ADRIANO GOLDSCHMIED The Stilt poppy red cigarette jeans, a classic denim jacket, and a pair of black suede and gold metallic leather Saint Laurent Classic Janis flat t-strap sandals.
    What to Wear to a NASCAR Race 1

    Play up this casual look with a black and yellow color-block Michael Kors medium Selma Saffiano satchel, a pair of Ray-Ban aviator sunglasses, and a chunky gold chain link necklace to complete this second wardrobe option.

    For your final look, I mixed a blue TIBI silk cami top with a pair of cuffed denim shorts, and a white denim moto vest. Spruce things up with a few colorful accessories like a pair of printed Steve Madden Xtrime wedges, a green Henri Bendel Milliner crossbody handbag, tribal print bangles, and Vince Camuto Square Stone stud earrings.
    What to Wear to a NASCAR Race 2
    Add in a classic pair of Diane Von Furstenberg sunglasses and a glossy pink lip as the finishing touches to your final NASCAR look.

    And that’s it! Will any of these styling suggestions work for your first NASCAR race?

    Danielle Nicole

    Danielle Nicole is an LA native, a self professed shopaholic, and Fashion Bomb Daily's resident stylist.

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