I don’t know how many people would agree with me in saying that summer is the best season for clothes! It is all about light and floaty dresses, lots of skin exposed, stylish accessories and just effortless chic style. It is so easy to find something super cool and also comfortable to wear during a hot summer day without over-thinking it and that is why also the designers totally love summer fashion and go crazy with prints and styles for this season. We are spoilt for choice and for this reason it might be quite daunting for some women to find which are the clothes she should own in her closet and which ones will make her look and feel great in no time. Well, if this is you, you will be happy to know that there are 10 core items that should not miss from your wardrobe and that will become the keys to all your summer outfits!
1. A COMFORTABLE MAXI DRESS
The maxi dress is a fashion trend that has been around for some years and will stay also for the coming ones for sure. We could say that it is the easiest way to look chic and the ultimate comfortable summer outfit. It is probably one of the most versatile items a woman could own, as it can go from the pool to a party with real ease and you can literally wear it with anything. This summer follows the latest fashion trend and go for bold horizontal stripes for a très chic look. Wear it then with a pair of flat sandals to get an effortless style and a chunky bangle and a maxi pair of sunglasses for a more diva look. I hope you are now conviced about the importante of a maxi dress for the summer and, if so, get one right now with a coupon and you will be able to use it for the next 5 summers at least!
Soprano Plus Size Sleeveless Colorblocked(58.99 - Macy's)
2. A PAIR OF SHORTS
They could be in denim, sequins or printed, but a pair of shorts should never miss from your wardrobe. You can create a great and fresh summer outfit just with a pair of denim shorts, a large and light blouse (or a crop top, if you want to follow the latest fashion trend) and some colorful jewelry. You can then decide to dress it up with a pair of wedges or down with some flip-flops and you have a great outfit for every occasion!
Macys Shorts ($39.00)
3. A SHORT JUMPSUIT
A jumpsuit is definitely the easy and comfortable alternative to the classic sundress that we all know. It comes in many styles and shapes so you will definitely be able to find one that flatters your body and suits your shape. If you have great shoulders and want to go for a sexy look, choose a strapless jumpsuit and then accessorize it with some ethnic jewelry and accessories.
Amazon Jumpsuits $98.00). Get it with an Amazon coupon and save money!
4. A CUTE BIKINI
If you are brave enough, go for a printed or really colorful bikini this summer! You can either choose a retro mood, with a high waist bikini which is one of the fashion trends of this season, or a really provocative low waist one. Wear it with a light and sheer caftan on top and you get a great summer outfit to go to the beach!
Target (from $28)
5. A RETRO ONE-PIECE SWIMSUIT
One-piece swimsuits are back in vogue for this summer and they are perfect if you don't feel totally comfortable in showing too much skin also at the seaside. They are really retro and if you get a structured one it will also define your shape and flatter your curves!
Target ($ 30.00 - online price)
6. A PAIR OF MAXI SUNNIES
A pair of maxi sunglasses will make you look like a chic diva instantly. They will glamorize any summer outfit and they are a great cover for when you want to look at that hot lifeguard on the beach witout being noticed! If you want to go for something more sporty choose a pair of aviator sunglasses, whereas if you want to add an element of fun opt for some fun and colorful ones! You can find sunglasses you love at Sunglasshut ( and don't forget to check out its coupons for savings)
7. A CHIC BEACH TOTE
A beach tote is another essential item for summer fashion. It could be either in straw or cotton, the important thing is that it has to be really chic and big, perfect for containing all that you need for the beach and never again loose anything in the sand!
$47.99 at Macys
8. A LARGE FLOPPY HAT
The purpose of a hat is not only to repair from the sun and prevent an insolation, but also to give some character to your look and add that extra glamor to every summer outfit. Go for a large floppy hat this summer to feel fabulous also at the beach, worn with a caftan and a pair of glamorous flat sandals!
Oasap Floppy Hat ($$19). Get it with a coupon!
9. A PAIR OF FLAT SANDALS
Invest in a pair of neutral color flat sandals and you will be able to wear them for the whole season and with every outfit. They will become your best solutions for every look and they also don't take up too much space in the suitcase, so you will me able to bring them anywhere with you!
Flat Sandals on FamousFootwear.com ($29.99)
10. A PAIR OF VERSATILE WEDGES
Wedges are great for summer fashion because they combine 2 essential elements: they give height and they are comfortable. They are really versatile and you will be able to wear them from day to night. Go for a pair of neutral wedges to wear with a super colorful dress, or for some strappy colorful ones to spice up a summer outfit!
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