It’s time to put away those cozy, comfy sweaters, hoodies and warm shrugs and welcome summer in all its scorching glory. Of course, no one’s really complaining considering the fact that we get the chance to bring out our summer ensembles in their entire splendor. The season calls for all things pretty and outfits that make you feel perspiration is a myth. If you want to get into the summer mood and head on a shopping spree, here are a few wardrobe essentials you need to own to make your summer a season to remember.
The One-Shoulder Top
When it comes to making a style statement in the summer, it’s all about the details. Soft ruffles, delicate ties that seamlessly stay on one shoulder tops is definitely a sure shot winner. It gives you an easy, breezy look and makes you feel airy and nonchalant.
The Maxi Dress
A long maxi dress that blends in perfectly with those semi-formal occasions is a great way to look stylish with nominal effort. Pick striped ones, single colored dresses or those that come with floral patterns, there are many options to choose from and each one is sure to spice up your wardrobe in just the right measure.
A White T-Shirt
Touted to be one of the most versatile pieces of clothing, a white t-shirt can be donned with almost any kind of outfit. Whether you decide to play it casual with a pair of well fit denim, keep it cool with shorts, look a little extraordinary with a long, flowing skirt or look unconventional by wearing it underneath a strappy dress, you can never go wrong with a white t-shirt.
Strappy Sandals and Flip-Flops
Your day at the beach look is incomplete without a good pair of flip-flops brushing against the sand as you walk along. So also a gorgeous pair of strappy sandals put a spring in your step like no other. The open style keeps your feet from overheating. For formal occasions, you can go in for the classic two-strap sandals that work to elongate the appearance of your legs.
Cool Printed T-Shirts and T-Shirt Dresses
While a white t-shirt never goes out of style, you can up your style game with cool and jazzy looking printed t-shirts to match the vibe of the occasion or outing you are heading to. Better still, go in for t-shirt dresses. It is the ideal combination for incorporating dresses and t-shirts the right way. There are many options you can choose from so go ahead and go crazy, picking the best styles for you.
A Nice Pair of Shorts
Well, you can never have enough shorts in summer but owning at least one pair is imperative. Don’t be afraid to experiment with various styles and cuts. Show off those sexy legs with graphics board shorts or layer on a trendy kimono with a tank top and shorts to bring out a one-of-a-kind look. Other ways you can style your shorts include teaming them with an off-shoulder top, a button-down shirt or a cute floral top.
The Midi Dress
Do not want to go too short nor too long? Well, the midi dress is the answer. It is the ultimate dress it up or dresses it down wardrobe must-have. To complete the look, team it up with black heels for a night out with friends or wear it with white sneakers for a day time event.
A Tank Top
A tank top in summer is a must-have. It looks good on tall as well as petite frames and you can wear this style with jeans all summer long. You can even tuck this style into flowy shorts or a mini skirt. Whichever style you opt to do, wear it with confidence and you are sure to be quite a show stopper.
The One Piece
Investing in this piece of clothing is sure to come with benefits aplenty when you notice how much you are going to use it. With a good one-piece bathing suit, you can strut around on the street just as effortlessly as you glide through in the cooling waters of the sea or the pool.
Of course, if you want to go in for a two-piece, there is really nobody stopping you. Flaunt your body with confidence and panache in the wide array of bikini styles available. You can pick from various cuts, colors, styles, and patterns so ahead and go crazy.
A Denim Jacket
Although you should refrain from too much layering in the summer as nothing works up a sweat more than donning too many clothes at the same time, a denim jacket can be an exception to the rule. It is ideal for evenings as well as mornings while its classic design ensures you feel warm when temperatures start to drop.
A Midi Skirt
A midi skirt that comes in styles that are trendy, chic and flattering is a great way to add a little bit of zing to your summer outfit. It helps you look classy even as you feel cool and comfortable; all of the ingredients needed to ace that summer look. Choose a skirt that goes well with most of your wardrobe items so you can wear it with heels or flats whenever you want.
Sun Protection Gear
You cannot have fun in the sun without using appropriate protective gear. The sun can give you a happy feeling but when it comes to your delicate skin, it shows no mercy. So don't forget to own protective but trendsetting sunglasses, a hat or umbrella, sunscreen and a chic bag that holds all of these items together.
Owning most of these essentials is sure to make you summer ready within no time. So what are you waiting for? Go ahead and enjoy the beautiful days while the sun shines down on you. These outfit ensembles are sure to get you through every kind of rendezvous, spontaneous beach trip or even cocktail hour with ease, and will definitely make you the cynosure of all eyes.