I'm sure you know a mom who has been affected by skin cancer. Smart moms use hats, sunglasses and protective clothing. Momtrends is here to help you look smart while you dress safe.
It used to be that protective clothing looked horrific and dowdy. Thanks to Melissa Papock, a melanoma survivor, Cabana Life was born to combine fashion and function. Momtrends go to stop by the showroom a few months ago and I can tell you I'd never guess this was SPF 50+ clothing. It's chic enough for the toniest resorts or trendiest beaches. Sure, the boys Boys' Crab Trunks and hoodies are sweet. But lets focus on mom. I love the Terry Cover Up--it's perfect for building sand castles without exposing too much. (top; $67). Another option is the Embroidered Cover Up--you could wear this to a seaside lunch and look terrific (right; $75). Save 20% on your order at CabanaLife.com use promo code: SUMMER.
Now lets talk eyewear. While I adore the aviator trend, I also want to protect the delicate skin around my eyes from wrinkles. I tried on these over-sizedOliver Peoples Ballerina Sunglasses
over the weekend ($309). I asked the manager if they would budge on price--they didn't so I will wait to see if I can find them discounted somewhere--but I am seriously smitten with these.
And a chic post wouldn't be complete without a nod to hats. All the trendiest moms in NYC are wearingstraw fedora hats. This is one trend everyone can afford ($19.99).