Few fictional fashion icons have endured quite like Carrie Bradshaw. When Sex and the City first aired more than two decades ago, the style-savvy sex columnist took the sartorial world by storm and inspired fans with her Manolos, nameplate necklaces, crop tops, and unconventional outfit choices. Right now, her knack for looking on trend in the smothering city heat is especially relevant. If you're in need of some inspiration for how to stay cool and chic as the temps soar, here are 18 of Carrie's best summer ensembles that look as on trend now as they did back then.
Sure, I've had pre-date jitters before, but few things have made me more nervous than wearing a "naked" dress for the occasion. In honor of NudeWeek , I volunteered to test out Carrie Bradshaw's brazen tactic of wearing a naked dress on a date—as she did with Mr. Most of us know how that story ends—or should I say, begins—with the two having sex before they even make it to dinner. Initially, the task of wearing such a dress sounded fun albeit a little awkward, but I was certain that I could approach the challenge with the same nonchalance as Bradshaw. The first task was choosing my date. I hated the thought of carrying out this assignment with a complete stranger—even Carrie had multiple run-ins and chances to flirt with Big before their official date. There was an established connection and palpable sexual tension.
Does she get closer when I use my fingers or when I use my fingers and my tongue. Taking the time to listen, respond and react to your partner will help make the experience stronger and hotter for both of you.
The willingness to learn and the ability to adapt are two things that will mean more to your girlfriend than doing the exact right thing.