DIY Palm Print Shorts

Change up your chambray and customize your summer look! Read on to learn how to make your very own palm print shorts.

DIY Palm Print Shorts

WHAT YOU NEED:

  • 1 pair of shorts (find new ones here!)
  • Paintbrushes
  • Fabric paint in colors of your choice
  • Palm stencils
  • Painter’s tape
  • Cardboard

DIY Palm Print Shorts

WHAT TO DO:

  1. Place the shorts on a flat surface and put the cardboard inside so the paint doesn’t bleed through.
  2. Using the painter’s tape, secure the stencil firmly to the shorts, ensuring it doesn’t move while you paint.
  3. Dip your paintbrush into the paint and lightly dab it over the surface of the stencil.DIY Palm Print Shorts
  4. To create an ombre effect, use another paintbrush for darker colors and slowly paint over one another.
  5. Slowly remove the tape and lift the stencil up to avoid any smudges.D
  6. Repeat steps 1-5 in different areas of the shorts, wherever you want some palm!
  7. Let the shorts dry on a flat surface.DIY Palm Print Shorts
  8. Remove the cardboard and wash the shorts following paint and care instructions.
  9. Pair them with your fave top and wear them out!

DIY Palm Print ShortsHow do you customize your summer style? Comment below & tell us!

 

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Mother’s Day Series: #AerieREAL Girls & Mamas

We hosted an #AerieREAL Mother’s Day brunch for our team & their mamas and asked each “how does your mom inspire & empower you?” Watch their responses and share your own story by commenting below.

Mother's Day Series: #AerieREAL Girls & Mamas

#AerieREAL Role Model, Iskra Lawrence and our Vice President of Aerie Marketing, Stacey McCormick, spoke with the mother/ daughter duos about what it means to be #AerieREAL and what an important role women play in our lives every day.

Wilma, Iskra’s Mother, talks about Iskra’s inspiring message to #AerieREAL girls all over the world and how much it means to be able to share in that message with her while Iskra aspires to be the woman her mother is. Watch below!

Mother's Day Series: #AerieREAL Girls & Mamas

Jill Maurer, our Store Ops Communication Lead, shared the day with her mom Sue. Between their shared sense of humor and knack for storytelling – two of them discussed how proud they are of each other and their own personal accomplishments!

Mother's Day Series: #AerieREAL Girls & Mamas

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ERIN’S OUTFIT OF THE WEEK: SUNNIE ESSENTIALS

Our stylist’s fave new wardrobe essential? Sunnie Bandeau! The Real Soft® fabric you love now comes in unlined, underwire amazingness. Meet the best new strapless bra EVER!

ERIN’S OUTFIT OF THE WEEK: SUNNIE ESSENTIALS

Shop Erin’s Look: Vacay Crop Top | Track Short | Sunnie Unlined Bandeau Bra | Mesh Pineapple Trim Boybrief | Straw Tote | Quay Don’t Change Sunglasses 

You can wear Sunnie Bandeau under anything, but Erin loves it under our fave new off-the-shoulder Vacay Crop Top. Add something bright for your booty with our Track Short and your go-to sneaks on the bottom.

Hello, sunshine!

ERIN’S OUTFIT OF THE WEEK: SUNNIE ESSENTIALS

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Mother’s Day With Aerie

Empowered women, empower women. We hosted an early Mother’s Day brunch for our team & their mamas. Watch the video below and read on see how our employees and their mothers spent an #AerieREAL Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day brunch started off at The Vandal, a locally owned coffee shop and restaurant. Our #AerieREAL girls and their mother’s arrived in the morning to start off their day of appreciation with fresh coffee and introductions for all!

Mother's Day With Aerie

As the ladies drank their juice and coffee, #AerieREAL Role Model Iskra Lawrence and Aerie Vice President of Marketing Stacey McCormick spoke about what it means to be #AerieREAL and how important female empowerment and support truly is.

Mother's Day With Aerie

Mother's Day With Aerie

Mother's Day With Aerie

Not only did our employees get to learn more about their own mothers, but they heard stories from each others’ as well! Each woman shared favorite memories, funny anecdotes and proud accomplishments from their mother-daughter relationship. The idea of empowered women empowering women truly rang through the entire day!

Mother's Day With Aerie

Mother's Day With Aerie

Gold Dust Floral provided a DIY bouquet station for each woman to create a floral masterpiece to take home. How fun! Fun wildflowers and sunflowers filled the room in each custom arrangement, which the ladies were able to add their own personal flare to.

Mother's Day With Aerie

Each woman was able to send a private video message to their mom! They shared stories of inspiration, empowerment and memories.

Mother's Day With Aerie

While every duo was very different, the bond between each mother and daughter was just as strong. In between laughter and, even some tears, the conversations all had one thing in common – love.

Mother's Day With Aerie

Mother's Day With Aerie

 

How will you be spending your Mother’s Day? Comment below and share!

Mother's Day With Aerie

Summer Playlist

Heading to the beach this summer season? Don’t forget the tunes. Cha cha your way through vacay with our Aerie Summer Playlist! Listen to our playlist below and follow us on Spotify for more of your favorite beats!

Summer Playlist

Shop the look: Cha Cha Triangle Top | Cha Cha Cheeky Bottom | Panama Hat

Are there songs  you’d like to hear on our next playlist? Comment below & tell us!

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Coconut Yogurt Bowl Recipe

Cha cha cha your way into the day with this fresh and easy coconut yogurt bowl recipe! Read on to find out how you can make your own protein-packed snack.

Coconut Yogurt Bowl Recipe

WHAT YOU NEED:

  • 1 coconut
  • Plain or greek yogurt
  • Chia seeds
  • Granola
  • Fruit (we used raspberries and blueberries!)
  • Nuts*
  • Edible flowers (optional)

Coconut Yogurt Bowl Recipe

WHAT TO DO:

  1. Cut coconut in half and clean out the inside.
  2. Save the fresh coconut pieces.
  3. Fill each half of the coconut bowl with yogurt.
  4. Top the yogurt with fresh coconut pieces, chia seeds, granola, fruit and nuts of your choice.
  5. Garnish with edible flowers and serve.
  6. Enjoy!

Coconut Yogurt Bowl Recipe

What is your favorite summertime snack? Comment below & tell us!

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