Life on the farm can’t be all work and no play, as our model, Veronica Painter, shows us. The horse trainer and trick rider knows how to make looking good as carefree as she makes riding bareback (not to mention straddling two horses at once!).

447A6815-copyEven Cowgirls Get the Pinks.
The chicest shade of the season, blush, makes a great topper.
Paparazzi fringed faux suede poncho, $92, over Johnny Was embroidered sleeveless top, $160; both from Giddyup Jane DL 1961 ‘Florence’ Jeans, $178, Tess pearl and suede lariat necklace, $355, Suzy T Designs leather and pearl cuff, $178; all from Mister Guy Women’s Vintage Larry Mahan white cowboy boots and turquoise cuff, model’s own

447A5546-copyHorse Whisperer
Tribal details work their magic on a gauzy summer dress.
Aldomartins ‘Argos’ knit dress, $274 from Mister Guy Women’s Rebecca Norman bronze leather fringe necklace, $215, Made in the Deep South, Turquoise medallion cuff, $138, and Blessings in Disguise spiritual bracelets, $84 each; all from Giddyup Jane

447A7540-copyFresh Foulard
A sweet printed shirtdress will become your summer staple.
Rungolee ‘Katie’ dress, $248 from
Leather and sterling silver cuff, $98 from Mister Guy Women’s
Blessings in Disguise spiritual braclet, $84 from Giddyup Jane

ride-onRide On
Look cowgirl cool in the softest ombre shirt.
Ryan Michael Dobby Plaid Shirt, $150 from Giddyup Jane
DL 1961 ‘Florence’ jeans, $178, and leather studded belt, $125, both from Mister Guy Women’s
Boots, model’s own

447A6260-copyCall of the Wild
Color and charisma define a flowing, gypsy-inspired maxi by the Barcelona line, Aldomartins.
Aldomartins ‘Hita’ dress, $308 from Mister Guy Women’s
Silver cuff, model’s own


Classic Country
A dress in red and white mixes with blue denim and boots for an all American look.
Rungolee cotton fringed “Goa” dress, $189 from, DL 1961 distressed denim ‘Maddox’ jacket, $178, Tess pearl, leather and turquoise tassel necklace, $298, and leather studded belt, $125; all from Mister Guy Women’s Made in the Deep South leather cuff, $60, and Old Gringo pierced leather ‘Stretcher’ boot, $520; both from Giddyup Jane; sunglasses, model’s own.

Hair and Makeup: Erica Hyman
Style Coordination: Emily McGehee
Special thanks to Nate Sorrill, Scott Robinson, Susan Tappe and the Robinson Family Farm in Jacksonville, Illinois
Photos: Suzy Gorman