May is Asian American Heritage Month, celebrating all of the Asian continent and the Pacific islanders who immigrated to America. Asian and Pacific Islander culture has inspires so much, especially today’s fashion trends. Mini Dreamers is a big advocate of diversity and celebrating the things that make us different, special, and unique. Many of the designers we carry have been inspired by such places. The following is a curracted edit of 8 girls clothing pieces with hints of Asian and Pacific Islander Culture in honor of this month:
For a casual event during the fun Asian American Heritage Month, your gal will be at her stylish best in these Strawberry Sweet Denim Shorts from For Love and Lemons. These mid-rise denim shorts feature an allover white strawberry print and ruffled hems to create a stylish look that she'll love wearing, while they easily move with her on all her adventures. Complete with a denim tie to give her just the right fit, she'll love to pair these floral jean shorts with a variety of tops, we recommend the Lily Ruffle Blouse.
Watch her glow in this pretty Maui Iridescent Faux Leather Jacket from Iloveplum. This goes on the list because it is named after the lush and tropical Hawaiian Island, Maui, and because its iridescent coloring. This unique jacket sports a right-sided zipper with a belt on the bottom adorned with zipper pockets. The slight sparkle and change of colors make it cool, glam, and unique at the same time. She'll love pairing this with her favorite leggings or denim pants for an it-girl look on the warm to cool May days.
For any water activities the month may include, have your gal greet her next swim day in sweet style with this Rainbow One Piece Swimsuit with Pom Poms by Stella Cove. With delightful stripes of yellow, pink, white, blue and green in pastel shades, this swimsuit makes for a simply cheerful look. Tiny pom poms adorn the U-neckline in the back for another touch of style, while the bright colors gives her a wonderfully whimsical twist for her fun aquatic adventures.
For more of an artistic print that can be styled as a casual dress used to the festivals, Ice Cream Castles Tie Dye Alligator Print Flowy Dress with tie dye muted colors of purple, white, and yellow covered in alligator print makes for a boho- island girl inspired vibe. Your girl will love the adjustable straps and the fit as it’s easy to run, jump and sit in to watch performers or singers. Have her pair this with a straw hat and tan gladiator sandals for a cute ready to take on the day warm weather outfit.
She’ll step out in easy-breezy style with this America And Beyond Pom Stripe Open Back Tank Top and Shorts. Crafted with a roomy, comfy fit, this set comes with a tank top that has an open back and shorts, while the colored pom poms add sweet bohemian flair. The light blue and white stripes end a pretty pop to this simple set. She can pair this with wrap sandals and Bela & Nuni’s Woven Tassel Straw Bag for a sweet ensemble.
Your fashionista will love pairing this America And Beyond Tie Dye Cover Up with all of her favorite swimsuits. This tie dye swimsuit cover-up features pompom trim for a pop of texture and on-trend style, while colored designs complete the look. Whether she's heading to any water activities, she'll instantly reach for this cute-as-can-be cover-up. Pair with one of our new amazing swimsuits from Stella Cove
Your girl will feel like a princess in this sweet white, twirly Mim-Pi Metallic Tribal Ruffle Dress. This girls’ dress includes long sleeves printed with an intricate pattern in gold and black. The waist tie with pink tassels lend an extra element of on-trend style, and she’ll love the chance to show off this sweet dress for any special event.
The banana leaf is a staple trend this Spring/Summer for boys and girls, but beyond fashion the banana leaf has been used in housebuilding, cooking, and medicine in South Asian countries for centuries. Chaser’s Banana Leaf Cozy & Soft Zip Up Hoodie and Leggings are the perfect item to rep the holiday. With a turquoise and grey-purple leaf prints over a white background, these items can be paired with jeans or with a mix of colors for extra fun.