Top Essentials: Stampede Style
Known as one of the most elaborate events in the world, the Calgary Stampede, sets an incredible stage for fashion, every two weeks in July. The expectation to dress as your most believable cowboy is customary – so don’t get stuck without the Stampede fashion must-haves while you are out and about!
Though an absolute staple every year, Calgary is gearing up for a sweltering few weeks, so aim for denim with a thin cotton blend. The material is known to breathe much better in the heat. Try this denim tie-up dress for $139, with an overlay of dark demin for $150 from Aldilla.
It’s all about rustic, charming accents this season to liven up the denim upon denim. Try this cluster necklace from Aldilla for $30, and tote around something sturdy like this leather purse and wallet from Lammle’s Western Wear for just over $400 altogether
Looking to bejewel yourself? Try this glitter embellished top from First Class Fashions for $211 and beaded bracelets from Blue Moon for $36.
The perfect boot is essential to make long hours bearable down on the grounds. It’s best to stick with the classics’ so take a visit to Lammle’s Western Wear for boots ranging from $150 – $400 on average.
If you are looking for something country-stylish, try these fun booties from Check Mate Shoes for $225.
Nothing adds a feminine touch to a Stampede outfit like lace. Among the masses of cowboy hats, stand out with this embellished hat for $96 and pair it with a lovely lace top-set for $136, all from Blue Moon.
For the little one…
It’s only fair that your little ones get to participate in the festivities! Try this adorable onesie from Ella Bella for $36, made from bamboo.
Little one hasn’t arrived yet? Not a problem. Try this stunning denim maternity dress from Ella Bella for just $36.00 (now 25% off!)