America's Cup is roaring across the Bay. Our tip for not overdoing the sailor-chic look is to ditch the red, white and blue, and opt for some not-so-nautical stripes.  From a black and white bodysuit to side-striped sunglasses, here are a few picks to help get you started.

1. Quay Retro Striped Sunglasses, $38 

2. Marni Geometric Shopping Tote, $345

3. Charles Phillips Broken Stripes Loafers, $79.95

4. Felicity & Coco High-Low Striped Jersey Dress, $78

5. Clover Canyon Printed Fine-Jersey Top, $190

6. Diane von Furstenberg Wool-Silk Blend Striped Scarf, $154

7. American Apparel Strapless Ruched Bodysuit 3-Pack, $67


Lily Ko (lily7x7 studied fashion design and merchandising at Central Saint Martins and the Academy of Art University. In addition to writing for 7x7, Lily is on the creative team at Pottery Barn, and works as a freelance stylist, writer,  and designer.