#AEOSTYLE As Seen On Vanilla Extract

You may have seen Vanilla Extract‘s Nichole Ciotti on our blog and Instagram feed and there’s a reason why! From Jegging Ankle jeans to Tomgirl shorts and flowy dresses, it’s safe to say we love the way Nichole puts together her #AEOSTYLE. Take a look at how she styled some of our favorite April pieces below!

Our First Essentials Mock Neck Bodysuit paired with cutoff denim is the perfect outfit for summer.

#AEOSTYLE As Seen On Vanilla Extract

Wanderlust in our AEO Tassel Shift Dress. Lend to your romantic side with flowy and eyelet details.
#AEOSTYLE As Seen On Vanilla Extract Our Textured Kimono Cardigan and distressed jeans are perfect for grabbing coffee with your gal pal. #AEOSTYLE As Seen On Vanilla Extract

Picnic in the park? Do it in #AEOSTYLE. This season, we’re loving lace, intricate embroidery and feminine details that make up our Lace-Up Bell Sleeve dress#AEOSTYLE As Seen On Vanilla Extract

How do you wear your #AEOSTYLE? Tell us in the comments below!

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AEO Dress Collection With The Marcy Stop, The Fashion Philosophy and Ascot Road

Have you seen our latest dress assortment at AEO? Form Maxi to Fit & Flare, to Babydoll and Shift, we’ve got our biggest dress assortment to hit AEO…ever. Three of our favorite bloggers, Lauren from The Marcy Stop, Erica from Fashion Philosophy and Cheralee from Ascot Road gallivanted all over New York City with photographer Scott Brasher to shoot some of our favorite dresses in their favorite places. From picnics in the park to brunch in Brooklyn, take a look at where and how they wore their #AEOSTYLE.

Meet Lauren, Cheralee and Erica. Three New York based bloggers with a whole lot of #AEOSTYLE.

AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road

Our Off The Shoulder Fit & Flare Dress is perfect shopping at your favorite boutiques. Add your favorite boot and a crossbody bag to complete your look. AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road

Our Long Sleeve Off The Shoulder Romper has feminine details to wear all season long. Pair with a bright hat and accent jewelry to complete your look. AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road Make a statement in our Cold Shoulder Shift dress. Channel your inner Greek goddess with a  nude gladiator sandal and beachy waves.
AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road Picnics are the perfect spring and summertime activity. Gather your gal pals and enjoy your favorite foods in #AEOSTYLE.
AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road

Get boho-inspired #AEOSTYLE with our Tank Shift Dress. Add a denim jacket and a fun hat to complete this look.
AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road

One and done #AEOSTYLE. Our High Neck Wide Leg jumpsuit is effortlessly chic. Pair your favorite moto jacket and heels for a look that you can wear to the Brooklyn flea.
AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road Go for effortless in our Embroidered Shift dress with one bold piece, featuring embroidery, a boho print and tassel ties.AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road

Hanging with your gal pals? Pattern play with #AEOSTYLE.

AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road

Make a statement in our Keyhole Fit & Flare dress. Add bold boots and a straw hat for an outfit that will surely turn heads.

AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road

Brunch is always better with friends. Get together in #AEOSTYLE.

AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road

Long live in our Handkerchief Hem Maxi Dress.  AEO Dress Series with The Marcy Stop, Fashion, Philosophy and Ascott Road

Have you checked out our dress assortment on AEO? Tell us your favorite style in the comments below!

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AEO Festival Fashion 2016: Best Dressed Music Fest

April marks the official kickoff of festival season. This weekend, we’ve got our wrist bands on, our suitcases packed tight and we’re gearing up for two weekends of fun in the sun in the California desert! Check out what we’re packing and be sure to follow along with #AEOFestivalStyle for all the latest happenings around festival season of 2016.

Weekend 1:
Ladies: Desert-boho is a big trend this season. Pair a romper with lace up sandals and accent jewelry for front stage #AEOFestivalStyle. Make a statement with a pair of mirrored round sunglasses. a crossbody bag and temporary tattoos

AEO Festival Fashion 2016: Best Dressed Music Fest

Shop the look: 
Temporary Hologram Tattoo
Bell Sleeve Romper (similar)
Gladiator Lace-Up Sandal
Southwestern Bandana

Guys: 
Chill out this weekend in denim shorts and a casual tee. We all know that desert dust can act up at times so grab a bandana to wrap around your neck or use as a mask when those dust flare ups strike. Add Birkenstock Milano Leather sandals for comfortable style that won’t compromise your dancing skills.

AEO Festival Fashion 2016: Best Dressed Music FestShop the look: 
Birkenstock Milano Leather sandals
Canvas Fedora
Pocket Crew T-Shirt
Core Flex Denim Cutoff Short
AEO Bead Bracelet (Similar)
AEO Bandana

Weekend 2:
Ladies: 
Show some shoulder with our Soft & Sexy Ruffle T-Shirt and shorten up your #AEOFestivalStyle with our Hi-Rise festival shorties. Add a lacy bralette for romantic detailing, embellish with a metal belt and add sunnies and a crossbody bag for an Instagram-worthy look (if we do say so ourselves).

AEO Festival Fashion 2016: Best Dressed Music FestShop the look: 
Soft & Sexy Ruffle T-Shirt
Hi-Rise festival shortie
AEO Metal Belt
Street Level Reversible Tote
Panama Hat
Aerie Bralette

Guys: Pattern play with our men’s Baja Short. Level out the loud pattern with a solid legend tee and pack a lightweight sweater for when the sun goes down. Add an accent necklace or bracelet for VIP #AEOFestivalStyle.

20160414_Cochella_4_BlogShop the look:
AEO Baja Short
AEO Legend Crew T-Shirt
AEO Vintage Baja Hoodie
AEO Lace-Up Sneaker (Similar)
AEO Metal Bar Sunglasses
AEO Logo + Camo Patch Bags
AEO Arrowhead Bundle Necklace (Similar)

Are you heading to any festivals this year? Show off your AEO with #AEOFestivalStyle for a chance to be featured on Instagram and Twitter!

 

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How To Tie A Bandana Headband

Boho-chic is taking this season by storm. From flowy dresses to soft pants and kimonos, summer is all about the ease of beachy-chic comfort. One accessory that we’ve come to love is the bandana. From neckties to headbands, we’ve been seeing a huge trend in the handkerchief game. Check out how to rock a bandana headband in an easy step by step guide below and be sure to wear it to your favorite music festival of 2016.

Step 1: Fold the bandanna in half diagonally and roll.

Step 2: Tie a knot in the center of the headband then tie the ends together.

Step 3: Place the bandana around the crown of the head and tie the ends into a knot.

Show us how you wear your banana headband  on Instagram with #AEOSTYLE for a chance to be featured on AE.com.

How To Tie AEO Bandana Scarf

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Music Monday: April 2016 Playlist

Can you believe it’s already April? Neither can we. With music festivals in short sight, we’re getting ready to celebrate with the best festival inspired songs of 2016. From Justin Bieber to Grimes and everything in between, our April 2016 playlist won’t disappoint. So, pull on those festival shorties, clean off your shades and check out our lineup below! Don’t forget to follow us on Spotify to gain access to all of our playlists as well. Your earbuds will thank you.

Music Monday: April 2016 Playlist

  1. Coming Over- Dillon Francis, Kygo
  2. Magic Hour- RAC, Little Boots
  3. I Want To Love- Years & Years
  4. I Can’t Save You- Club Sport
  5. Can’t Come Down- Run River North
  6. Nightlight- Silversun Pickups
  7. The Sound- The 1975
  8. Love Like Mine- Miami Horror
  9. Make It Real- Tigertown
  10. Show Me The Way- Penguin Prison
  11. Sailing- The Strumbellas
  12. Cellophane – Miami Horror, Aaron Miller
  13. Foreign Bodies- Radiation City
  14. Where’d You Go- Boy & Bear
  15. COOL- Troye Sivan
  16. Classic (feat. Powers)- The Knocks, Powers 
  17. Way Out- Kaptan
  18. Day Two- Lemaitre
  19. Footprints- Bag Raiders
  20. Show Me The Love- Spada Remix – Robin Schulz
  21. Call You Home- Hedonism Mix – Kelvin Jones
  22. Savannah- Moon Taxi
  23. Our Way Free- Mac McCaughan
  24. Loved By You- Powers
  25. I’m on Fire- Club Sport
  26. Creatures Of The Night- Say Hi
  27. oui- Jeremih
  28. Shake Shake Shake- Majid Jordan
  29. That’s What I Like- Flo Rida, Fitz
  30. Sunshine- Flight Facilities, Reggie Watts
  31. Doin’ It By Myself- Guster
  32. Paradise- Boehm Remix- Josef Salvat, Boehm
  33. Afraid of the Dark- The Frights
  34. Get Used To It- Justin Bieber
  35. U-Dreams- Young Liars
  36. Made In Hollywood- LANY
  37. Hands Down- The Greeting Committee
  38. Up Up Up- WATERS
  39. She Doesn’t Get It- The Format
  40. Realiti- Grimes
  41. I’m In Control- AlunaGeorge, Popcaan
  42. Fast Car- Radio Edit- Jonas Blue, Dakota
  43. Infinite High- Panama Wedding 
  44. Facepaint- Family of the Year
  45. This Ain’t Over- Alex Newell
  46. Aftershock- Cash Cash, Jaquie Lee
  47. Wasted Love- City and Colour
  48. Keep On Waiting- Napkey, Tez Cadey
  49. Talk To Me- Nick Brewwer, Bibi Bourelly
  50. Easier Said- Sunflower Bean
  51. Real Thing- Little Brutes
  52. Don’t Go Alone- CRUISR
  53. Real Love- Florrie
  54. Take Me By the Hand- Catamaran
  55. Lay It Right- Voyeur Remix- Speelburg
  56. Show U Off- Chairlift
  57. Rule Britannia- Modern Space
  58. Stuck- Day Wave
  59. Can’t See You- Skylar Spence
  60. High Notes- La Sera
  61. Warts- Hinds
  62. What Side Of Love- Parachute
  63. Into The Earth- Bloc Party
  64. Boys That Sing- Viola Beach
  65. Runaway- Electric Youth
  66. Love Me Like You – Ella Eyre
  67. Jellyfish- Alpine
  68. Beast For Last0 The Knocks, WALK THE MOON
  69. Headphones- Matt Nathanson, LOLO
  70. TV Queen- Wild Nothing
  71. Instant Breakup- Ra Ra Riot
  72. Wednesday Night Melody- Bleached
  73. Anyways- The Starting Line
  74. SEPARATE LIVES- HAELOS
  75. Don’t Save Me- HAIM
  76. Gold- Kiiara
  77. Stay- Kygo, Maty Noyes
  78. Never Forget You- MNEK, Zara Larsson
  79. On My Own- Paperwhite 
  80. Cheap Thrills- Sia, Sean Paul
  81. All My Friends- Snakehips, Tinashe, Chance The Rapper
  82. Dancing On Glass- St. Lucia
  83. Amor Fati- Washed Out
  84. It All Feels Right- Washed Out 

What songs do you want to hear on our May 2016 playlist? Tell us in the comments below!

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AEO SPRING 2016 LOOKBOOK: MAD MAVEN STYLE AND OFFICIALLY QUIGLEY PART 3

For our third and final installment with Nikia from Mad Maven Style and Casey from Officially Quigley, we’re featuring some of our favorite boho-inspired looks for spring as well as some of our most loved festival fashion trends of 2016.  From lightweight shawls to festival shorties and more, these ladies packed their bags full of  #AEOSTYLE. Check out some of our favorite photos from their shoot in Palm Springs below.

Photos taken by the talented Laci Havens.

AEO SPRING 2016 LOOKBOOK: MAD MAVEN STYLE AND OFFICIALLY QUIGLEY PART 3
AEO SPRING 2016 LOOKBOOK: MAD MAVEN STYLE AND OFFICIALLY QUIGLEY PART 3
AEO SPRING 2016 LOOKBOOK: MAD MAVEN STYLE AND OFFICIALLY QUIGLEY PART 3
AEO SPRING 2016 LOOKBOOK: MAD MAVEN STYLE AND OFFICIALLY QUIGLEY PART 3
AEO SPRING 2016 LOOKBOOK: MAD MAVEN STYLE AND OFFICIALLY QUIGLEY PART 3
AEO SPRING 2016 LOOKBOOK: MAD MAVEN STYLE AND OFFICIALLY QUIGLEY PART 3

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AEO SPRING 2016 LOOKBOOK: MAD MAVEN STYLE AND OFFICIALLY QUIGLEY PART 3/div>

Photos taken by the talented Laci Havens

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