We recently came across a hilarious article about Mean Girls quotes that apply directly to motherhood. One of our favorites? “The limit does not exist.” You haven’t slept for two days, your child has the stomach flu, and you have baby barf in your hair. At your limit? Ha! There isn’t one. Obviously, being a mother is an all-encompassing, if rewarding, challenge, and fashion often takes a backseat. That’s why we thought we’d call out the impressive style of one of favorite celebrity moms, Jessica Alba. Her parenting outfits are consistently relatable, easy-to-recreate, and downright fashionable—it’s a recipe for style success worth investigating.
Scroll down for the proven outfit formulas of one of Hollywood’s most stylish moms.
Scarf + Cardigan + Cargo Pants
Tailored Coat + Cropped Jeans + Slip-On Sneakers
Tip: A tailored coat instantly adds polish to a casual outfit.
Tailored Coat: Ann Taylor Spring Day Coat ($198)
Cropped Jeans: Étoile Isabel Marant Pradley Mid-Rise Straight-Leg Jeans ($98)
Slip-On Sneakers: Michael Michael Kors Krista Micro-Stud Leather Slip-On Sneakers ($125)
Military Jacket + Crop Top + Printed A-Line Skirt
Printed Cape + A-Line Skirt + Booties
Tip: Try putting together an outfit without any black. We bet your color pairings will be pushed to the next level!
Button-Down Shirt + Cropped Boyfriend Jeans + Open-Toe Booties
Sunglasses + Sweater + Gray Jeans
Tank + Plaid Shirt + Distressed Jeans
Tip: Pair stripes with plaid for an edgy mixed-print outfit.
Tank: T By Alexander Wang Striped Tank Top ($91)
Plaid Shirt: American Apparel Unisex Tartan Plaid Flannel Long Sleeve Button-Up With Pocket ($14)
Distressed Jeans: Topshop Moto Blue Vintage Wash Jamie Jeans ($75)
Chambray Shirt + Midi Skirt + d'Orsay Flats
T-Shirt + Cropped Jeans + Slip-On Sneakers
Tip: Tying a sweater around your waist helps define your mid-section and adds an element of interest to your outfit.
T-Shirt: T by Alexander Wang Classic T-Shirt With Pocket ($85)
Cropped Jeans: Rag & Bone/JEAN The Boyfriend Jeans ($225)
Slip-On Sneakers: Vince Snakeskin Trainers ($295)
Who is the most stylish mom you know? Tag her in this post in the comments below!