Festival Style + Giveaway

coachella fashion

I may not be going to Coachella this year, but that doesn’t mean I’m not all about the festival fashion! I went 4 years in a row for work back when I worked in the music industry (and also went to Stagecoach). It was a ton of fun, but I definitely got burnt out on the crowds, heat & insane prices. This year, I’m saving my money and stocking up my closet instead! 

Whether your headed to a festival or a summer concert, I’ve got you covered with some of my top style picks for Summer 2017 & an awesome giveaway (scroll down for details)!

My top festival / summer concert style picks for 2017:

Cutoff Shorts – I love my One Teaspoon Bandits! You can also take a pair of old jeans and cut them into shorts – super easy! I’m a fan of black or dark denim because they match everything!

Army Inspired Shirt Jackets – I love these because they’re great for layering. Sometimes it’s hard to gauge the weather at an outdoor show or festival. It can go from super hot to freezing cold, so these are  great for layering. You can also find super cute pieces right now with fun patches!

Tropical Dresses – I’ve been living on the edge lately, breaking outside of my standard black uniform. I love a cute printed dress. You can find a ton of light, tropical dresses right now. I love a ruffle sleeve or “cold shoulder” accent!

Band Tees – A much debated subject. I always recommend sticking with bands you actually like, but do your thang. A cute band tee is great for layering and you can wear it with shorts, a cute mini or jeans.

Denim Jacket – I’m all for a fun jean jacket. I’m not a fan of wearing denim on denim, but because most of my jeans & shorts are black – I think it totally works. You can also wear it with a dress or prints. 

Not going to Coachella? No problem! I’m teaming up with some fun brands to bring you an awesome Festival Giveaway! One lucky winner will receive:

Coachella Giveaway

There are 2 different ways you can enter!

1. Comment below and tell me what festival / concert you’d love to go to this summer!
2. Comment on my Instagram Post and tag 3 friends that you’d love to go to a festival with this summer!
You can enter as many times as you want! Winner will be announced on Friday 4/14! 

71 Comments

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    Ashley Newton
    April 10, 2017 at 1:10 pm

    I wish I could go the concert that has Journey, Earth,Wind, and Fire, Doobie Brothers, Fleetwood Mac, and Steely Dan. The lineup is so amazing! I wish it was coming to my state!

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    ItsJaquiKid
    April 10, 2017 at 1:12 pm

    I would definitely want Warped Tour to be my very first festival ๐Ÿ™‚

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    B A R B A R A
    April 10, 2017 at 1:17 pm

    Really wanna go to Warped ๐Ÿ™

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    Kaitlyn Milne
    April 10, 2017 at 1:18 pm

    As I’m from Canada I’d love to go to the Pemberton music festival! Or coachella but I’d never be able to swing that ahah! Also I’m pretty sure that Travis Barkers concert/festival is during the summer and that would be a dream come true!

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    Kacie
    April 10, 2017 at 1:20 pm

    i really wanna go to hangout fest! twenty one pilots freakin’ kills it live. wish i could go but there’s always more shows!

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    Sarah Mangum
    April 10, 2017 at 1:22 pm

    I’ll be attending Warped this summer as per usual but I’ve always dreamed of traveling to the UK for Reading Festival! There’s always such an outstanding lineup and the atmosphere just seems amazing! Definitely on my bucket list.

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    Emma
    April 10, 2017 at 1:24 pm

    I’ve never been to a festival. Been to a few concerts though, Pierce the veil, All Time Low and I’m going to see little Mix later this year. This would be perfect

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    Crystal Villalobos
    April 10, 2017 at 1:42 pm

    If only I could catch a 3EB show this summer. That would be AMAZINGGG! One of my ultimate bands I’d love to see live.

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    Paige x
    April 10, 2017 at 1:44 pm

    Warped Tour & Coachella!! Sadly, I live in New Jersey so I can’t go to Coachella, but Warped definitely.

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    Jackie
    April 10, 2017 at 1:46 pm

    I wish I could go to the Vans Warped tour that’s coming to my state later this summer. I’ve never been, but I hope to finally attend this year!

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    Emily
    April 10, 2017 at 1:51 pm

    I would love to go to warped tour this summer or to Coachella. There are many festivals I wanna attend.

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    Emily
    April 10, 2017 at 1:52 pm

    Photography and concerts/ festivals are my passion so it would be amazing to win this

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    Joanna
    April 10, 2017 at 1:55 pm

    I would love to go to Download Festival in England. They have Pierce the Veil, A Day To Remember and Biffy Clyro all in one day! Would be a dream come true.

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    Sophia Stine
    April 10, 2017 at 1:56 pm

    I would love to go to Warped Tour, New Years Day, The Neighbourhood, and The 1975.

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    Victoria Aguirre
    April 10, 2017 at 2:00 pm

    I really wanted to go to this last weekend’s When We Were Young Festival but couldn’t make it.

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    Alyssa McGriff
    April 10, 2017 at 2:01 pm

    I am actually going to my first concert in exactly a month from today, it is a Pierce The Veil concert, but i kind of want to go to a Twenty One Pilots concert or warped tour.

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    Jaxx espinoza
    April 10, 2017 at 2:02 pm

    This summer I want to go to warped tour, it would be my second time, I’ve also never been to Coachella but I would love to go and go through that experience.

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    Bri
    April 10, 2017 at 2:03 pm

    A concert I would love to go to is, and cliche oops hehe, is Warped Tour. I would be able to see some of the bands I love and discover new one too!

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    Theรก Erica Anderson
    April 10, 2017 at 2:14 pm

    Looking forward to the Download Festival in the United Kingdom this year!! Definately looking forward to see Pierce the Veil for the second time! And so many other amazing bands! Its gonna be wonderful!!

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    Erica Anderson
    April 10, 2017 at 2:17 pm

    Crazy excited for Download Festival this year, such an amazing line up eith Pierce The Veil, Areosmith, A Day To Remember ajd so many more!!! Waiting for the summer, cannot come soon enough!

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    Nancy
    April 10, 2017 at 2:22 pm

    If it’s a festival I would love to go to warped tour or see beartooth, cage the elephant ,pierce the veil, red hot chili peppers or any other rock bands live honestly

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    Monique S.
    April 10, 2017 at 2:23 pm

    I really want to go to the Muse and 30 Seconds To Mars concert that’s this summer! They’re actually coming to a city near me and I love those bands sm!

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    Arlene perez
    April 10, 2017 at 2:28 pm

    I’d really love to go to warped tour so badly this year the line up is great

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    Brittany flaherty
    April 10, 2017 at 2:40 pm

    Every year in my home town we have a forecastle festival which is our biggest music festival here, I have my heart set on going!

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    Chloe
    April 10, 2017 at 2:56 pm

    Would love to go to Warped (which is impossible because I’m from Europe rip) Reading/Leeds or Slamdunk. There’s no good festivals in my country but I can still dream about them

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    Emily R. Greene
    April 10, 2017 at 3:10 pm

    I’d really love to see Glass Animals. They’re coming to my state. I’d also really enjoy Catfish and The Bottlemen.

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    Laarni Sotelo
    April 10, 2017 at 3:17 pm

    Coachella would be a great festival to check out in the future when I have more money but something more Local I’ve been wanting to go to is Bottlerock Napa. The tickets aren’t so expensive and it’s not far from where I live. People can still rock their festival style in more comfortable weather.

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    Shannon
    April 10, 2017 at 3:24 pm

    I’ve never been to any sort of concerts or festivals in my life and I’ve always wanted to go to warped tour to see some of my favorite bands of all time, Ultra Music Festival, or a concert to see Krewella.

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    Rosa Hernandez
    April 10, 2017 at 3:32 pm

    I would really love to go to warped tour

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    Vicky
    April 10, 2017 at 4:11 pm

    I would like to go to warped this year and firefly! But due to finals I won’t be able to go to firefly

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    Vanessa Drouet
    April 10, 2017 at 4:18 pm

    I want to go to Life Is Beautiful in Las Vegas!!

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    Kareli
    April 10, 2017 at 4:23 pm

    Honestly, Warped looks so nice. I know many people have been complaining about the lineup but I think it’s actually really good

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    Ashley Johnstone
    April 10, 2017 at 4:28 pm

    I would be so happy to go to Vans Warped Tour in Atlanta this summer! I went 4 years in a row and then missed the passed 2 years. Adult life. But this past year I started college finally! And I’m determined to go and bring my best friend of 11 years!! & wonderful husband. Work hard. Play hard! โค instagram: mrs_bones

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    Lily Elizabeth
    April 10, 2017 at 4:29 pm

    I would so love to go to Warped Tour this year. It’d be great cause I’m hoping to re-invent myself. But I’d also very much enjoy it if I could see Pierce The Veil. They’re my favorite. As far as seeing bands live I’ve got in Neck Deep, One Ok Rock, Sleeping With Sirens, and All Time Low under my belt. But hopefully Warped is in my favor. Other festivals I’d love to go to are Riot Fest and Lollapalooza

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    Alejandra Ramirez
    April 10, 2017 at 5:06 pm

    Although I would love to go to Coachella, I won’t be able to. The concert that I’m quite excited about is the All Time Low concert here in Dallas Texas of their Young Renegades Tour.

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    Anna
    April 10, 2017 at 5:18 pm

    I would love to go to Download festival because the lineup is insane! However i’m probably going to Nova Rock festival in Austria. (where the lineup is also killer)

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    Kit
    April 10, 2017 at 6:20 pm

    I really wanna get to electric forest for at least one of the weekends! Unfortunately I work all the time ๐Ÿ™
    I would totally be down for bled fest again too.

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    Faith Martinez
    April 10, 2017 at 6:35 pm

    Honestly besides one day going to Coachella, Warped Tour is the one music festival I fell in love with so thankfully I’ll be going again this summer for my second time. Those sunnies and polaroid will be handy and I can have am awesome knew outfit for this summer.

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    Kayla Currey
    April 10, 2017 at 7:15 pm

    I would definitely want to go to warped tour! It has a great lineup this year!

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    Valerie Velez
    April 10, 2017 at 7:42 pm

    I wanna go to warped tour!!!So many bands in one place!

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    Yami Hernandez
    April 10, 2017 at 8:00 pm

    Going to Warped as per tradition but I’d like to go to Download one year maybe.

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    Blanca
    April 10, 2017 at 8:15 pm

    I would love to go to warped tour this summer, I would also like to go to pierce the veil’s concert coming up, and to crown the empire’s concert coming up in less than 3 weeks! So many concerts/festivals this summer ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Katja Konc
    April 10, 2017 at 9:00 pm

    I really really really want to go to Warped tour. โค

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    Jey
    April 10, 2017 at 9:59 pm

    I really want to go to warped tour with my best friend because we met at a White Noise concert and I heard they’re going to be playing, or the We Will Dentinate Tour if that counts as a festival of sorts.

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    Tyler
    April 10, 2017 at 10:13 pm

    This summer I want to go to warped, as usual, although, I’d love to go somewhere new rather than the same city that I always attend.

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    Jocelyn Arceo
    April 10, 2017 at 10:32 pm

    I want to go to warped tour this summer!!!!! It would be perfect if i won the giveaway so I can be prepared!!!!!

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    Celeste Castaneda
    April 10, 2017 at 10:39 pm

    I’d loveeee to go to Coachella, the line up this year is Haha, but I’d also love to go to EDC Las Vegas, I went last year but I have a family event the same weekend this year so I won’t be attending. I wish I was going to both though.

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    Abigail
    April 10, 2017 at 10:40 pm

    It’s always been a dream of mine to make memories with my friends at Coachella and I’d wear an army inspired Shirt Jacket ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Elise
    April 11, 2017 at 12:00 am

    I really wish I could go to Warped Tour and/or Download festival. I also really want to go to a Creeper or Stray From The Path show.

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    Melanie
    April 11, 2017 at 12:47 am

    I would want to go to Warped Tour or go to a Panic! At The Disco or Bring Me The Horizon concert.

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    schwarzweissfilter
    April 11, 2017 at 2:14 am

    I live in Germany so I can’t go to any of the cool festivals :c I wanna see Pierce the Veil and Sleeping with Sirens together once tho! I loved their shows <3 Also wanna see All Time Low again I went to a concert few days ago and it was sooo amazing! I would love to go to festivals but my parents are totally against it…

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    Jenifer
    April 11, 2017 at 3:15 am

    I wish I could go to Warped this summer with my girlfriend.

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    Catie Heim
    April 11, 2017 at 6:26 am

    I’d love to go to Coachella!!!

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    Clancey Heim
    April 11, 2017 at 6:29 am

    Love those sunglasses- it would be so awesome to win them! So I can use them at Coachelly ๐Ÿ˜‰

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    Clancey Heim
    April 11, 2017 at 6:29 am

    Or I’d use this prize for the Iration concert this summer!

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    Colleen
    April 11, 2017 at 6:31 am

    Cute giveaway!! I’d use them at Coachella

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    Kaylah Selby
    April 11, 2017 at 7:32 am

    I’d definitely would love to go to Coachella one year, but recently I received tickets for Vans Warped Tour this summer. The line up is great! Also Hangout Fest & Firefly Music Festival seem like an awesome Music Festival to drag my friends to! ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Ilva
    April 11, 2017 at 7:45 am

    As I am from Austria I will be attending the Frequency Festival this summer. But I would also love to go to Rock im Park or Reeding in the UK!

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    Kayleen
    April 11, 2017 at 8:50 am

    I really want to go to the Warep Tour. I just think that it is so incredible โœจโœจโœจ.

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    Joee
    April 11, 2017 at 9:08 am

    I would really love to go to warped tour this year but I do live in las vegas and it gets pretty hot here so yeah.

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    Jenny Salmeron
    April 11, 2017 at 9:23 am

    At the moment the only thing I am attending is warped tour but I am most likely going to some concerts. I really want to go see Muse, Thirty Seconds to Mars and Pvirs

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    Anny
    April 11, 2017 at 9:32 am

    I would love to go to Warped Tour, but it doesn’t come to Montrรฉal anymore. I also can’t wait for the Festival d’รฉtรฉ de Quรฉbec. (Quรฉbec’s Summer festival). <3

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    Letizia Redaelli
    April 11, 2017 at 9:48 am

    I’d love to go to Warped Tour, but I live on the other side of world, in Europe, so no, but this summer I fortunately have a festival near here with my favorite bands, and for now I appreciate that. I just hope now. Have a wonderful day.

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    Ivania
    April 11, 2017 at 10:13 am

    I would really like to go to warped tour or EDC i love all different types of music so i would want to go to so many

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    Katie
    April 11, 2017 at 10:17 am

    I would like to go to Free Press Summer Fest! I want to go to Warped!

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    Emily Cruz
    April 11, 2017 at 11:11 am

    Hey Erin, I would really like to go to lollapalooza here in my home town. I’m pretty sure I’m getting tickets for my birthday so yay! Another festival I would like to go to is warped tour but not a lot of my favorite bands are going. But hopefully I go to a lot of festivals this summer.

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    Kate
    April 11, 2017 at 11:14 am

    I really want to go to Reading and Leeds, but it’s in England and I’m in Vegas, so that long flight would have to be for more than just a music festival (in my dad’s opinion, if it was my decision, I’d probably go all the way across the world to see Fall Out Boy perform one song tbh)

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    Reesa
    April 11, 2017 at 11:39 am

    Coachella is a festival for the books, but if you like camping festivals then I suggest Sasquatch in WA. Really wish I could go this memorial weekend! If I could see any band this year though it would have to be King Tuff, but I’ve also wanted to see Beyonce or Eminem my whole life! haha!

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    Angelica
    April 11, 2017 at 11:46 am

    A concert I would love to go to is either a Twenty One Pilots, Sleeping With Sirens, or Pierce The Veil. One of those because I’ve been listening to them for a while, and I’d love to see them live.

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    Dezeray Marmolejo
    April 11, 2017 at 6:07 pm

    A concert I’d love to go to would be a Pierce the Veil, Panic! At the Disco, or Coachella. I’ve enjoyed their music since middle school, like if I had to explain my middle school years it would be nothing but bands. Coachella is something me and my friend plan to hopefully get to go to.

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    Wehaf
    April 13, 2017 at 9:04 am

    Queen + Adam Lambert is touring this summer and I would love to see them!

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