Looking for ways to cool down and stay chic? These summer wardrobe essentials will get you through the heat in high style and fashion.
Summer is all about basking in the warmth of the sun. But that doesn’t mean you can’t look like a million dollars doing so. From classic tops to figure-flattering midis, we put together eight summer essentials you need in your wardrobe. A cool tip? They’re just as ideal for the following summers to come. Whether it’s for a cute little boutique hotel, staying at home, or a little island in the Caribbean, these staples will keep you looking fresh no matter where you go.
1. Tanks, Camis & Crops
It’s the season to stay cool and sultry with a good old sleeveless top. Be it a tank, camisole, or crop top, this is a must-have in every woman’s summer wardrobe. They’re easy to style and comfortable enough to wear to any engagement you have.
No plans for the weekend? Put on the Esmee Top for a foolproof at-home look. You can also wear it with linen blazed and relaxed high-waisted pants for a quick corporate look.
Finally, the Classic Linen Crop is an all-around top with a comfortable loose fit. It features a contrasting high neckline and a sexy low back. Pair it with any bottom, and you’re sure to stay fresh all summer long.
2. There’s Always Room for Pants
The last thing we need this summer is to keep our skins from breathing. Humid weather is tough enough to deal with. Whether you’re staying at home or going out for an errand, a good pair of relaxed pants will keep you feeling easy in hot weather.
Our Picks: Skip the sweatpants today and put on the Wide Leg House Pants. It’s lightweight with a cropped wide-leg fit and deep functional pockets.
Never go out of style with the Marron Pants. It’s soft against the skin, made from viscose fabric. It features a relaxed wide-leg silhouette as well as an elasticated high waist with a belt.
The Estee Linen Pants is everything you need for the perfect lounge pants. You can wear it at home, an intimate boutique hotel, or while exploring new attractions in the city. Pair it with the matching Estee Linen Top for a no-sweat fashion moment.
Need another pair for your next destination? The Fae Linen Pants has got you covered. It comes with a cropped length perfect for long walks at the beach. Don’t forget the matching Fae Linen Shirt to complete your look.
3. The Graceful Midis
It’s not summer without a midi dress to show off that fresh tan. Pick one with a unique silhouette that will stand out from a sea of people. These dresses are great for afternoon cocktails by the beach or a poolside soiree!
Our Picks: It’s not summer without a sultry dress in your wardrobe. With that, the Camille Midi Dress has got you covered. It has a beautiful take on lines with a low V neckline and back, as well as a hi-low hemline. It comes in Charcoal or Black.
Stay classy with the Ines Midi Dress, stunning with its handmade Kerawang embroidery. Its criss-cross back and elegant thin straps let you show off your fresh tan.
Looking forward to a formal gathering this summer? The Giselle Dress features an elevated look perfect for your next social engagement. You’ll love its plunging neckline as well as the knot at the waist that renders shape.
4. Cozy, Comfy Shorts
From home to a tropical resort, it’s always a yes for shorts this season. They’re comfortable to wear, especially on days when you just want to wear as little as possible. Pair it with a matching top or mix and match with what you already have for a quick look.
Our Picks: The Edith Shorts in Olive or Black is a great pair to put on for your next me-time. This airy number features a relaxed fit with two functional front pockets to bring little essentials with you.
The charming Audrey Shorts comes with subtle front-pleat detail in a color hotter than the sun. It’s lightweight and breezy with fabric button closures for the ultimate relaxed fit. Pair it with the Audrey Top for a seamless look.
5. Dressed to the Nines
Everybody seems to be out and about during the summer. What better way to spend summer nights than with these figure-flattering dresses. Whether it’s a romantic date or a rooftop cocktail, look your best with dresses that highlight your frame.
Our Picks: Sleek and simple, these dresses are sophisticated choices for dressy occasions to come. The Sueli Dress comes in a stripe knit fabric with a halter neckline and a sexy low back. It‘s also charming with adjustable back straps.
Stun on your next date with the Aurea Dress. It features a halter neckline with a self-tying knot at the back. It perfectly complements your tan in gorgeous Taupe.
Finally, the Faiza Dress in Beige offers two looks in one dress. You can wear it open and plunging or crossing at the front with cut-outs in the cleavage area. Both options work wonders for an intimate evening out.
6. Chic Cover-Ups
It’s not summer without a trip to the beach. Take long strolls on the shore or lounge by a private pool with these comfortable cover-ups. Pick something that flows with the wind or one with an intricate design for a memorable summer to come.
Perfect for cruising by the shore, the Ivory Bamboo Maxi comes with a flowy skirt that feels soft against the skin. This 100% bamboo satin cover-up features a deep V neckline and a shapely gathered waist.
If fascinating details are your thing, the Ivory Crochet V Neck Cover-Up and White Crochet Maxi Cover-Up are perfect for you. Both come with plunging necklines and shapely tie waist detailing to highlight your summer figure subtly.
Cool for the Summer
As summer comes, everybody jumps on the first chance to shop for the latest trends this season. While it’s essential to stay in style, a good wardrobe doesn’t always consist of what’s new from S/S 2021. A good summer wardrobe should always have versatile pieces that will make you feel and look incredible whenever or wherever you are. The right wardrobe must consist of fabrics that will make you feel comfortable without having to sacrifice sophistication.