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What to Wear to a High School Reunion Summer 2012

What to Wear to a Summer High School Reunion

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Bucking the traditional Thanksgiving timing, my alma mater is throwing my high school reunion next week — smack in the middle of July. Naturally, I’m obsessing over what to wear. There's pressure to make up for all the teenage angst with one stellar outfit . . . in a way that doesn't look try-too-hard.

Well, the nice thing about a summertime reunion is that you can get away with showing a little skin — tastefully, of course. Herewith, some options:

For the fancy-pants cocktail reception in a hotel ballroom, country club or otherwise swanky hometown locale:

The gorgeous shade of coral, combined with the cut-out, embroidered appliqué detail totally makes up for that junior prom dress faux pas. (And, you can recycle the look for a summer wedding.) Click through to shop accessories.

ASOS, Salon Skater Dress With Applique Flower Top, $165.70, us.asos.com

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