Welcome to our list of the Top 10 Summer Wardrobe Essentials!
There are a couple of pieces that make the foundation of a classic and stylish summer wardrobe. With them you can easily style comfortable and chic outfits for all your summer vacations. Here I’ll show you 10 essentials pieces you need this summer!
So, without further ado here are the Top 10 Summer Wardrobe Essentials:
1. Beach Bag
Whether it be a nylon tote or a structured raffia bag, a beach bag is a must for summer! Basket bags are classic summer silhouettes you’ll be always reaching for every time the weather gets warm. Artisanal weaving, mood-boosting details and sweet vintage silhouettes make these straw styles a summer staple. They really light up any summer dress!
The Loewe basket bag is among the best summer bags you will ever find!
Perhaps the most important item on your summer capsule wardrobe, you don’t need much more than a sundress for summer. A piece of clothing that is comfortable to wear on hot days, is always chic and stylish and best of all, requires no effort in putting an outfit together, just trow on your sundress and you are ready for any occasion. Pair it with heels and and evening bag and you are ready for cocktails, or wear it with flats and a straw tote for the ultimate summer outfit. A sundress will be the biggest staple in your summer wardrobe, you need one!
This Rotate Midi Dress is one you would be wearing on repeat!
3. Staple Swimsuit
Swimsuit trends come and go, but nothing beats a classic swimwear silhouette. From triangle bikinis to chic one-pieces there are several elegant styles you can choose from. If you are looking for a timeless swimsuit, avoid the ones that are over embellished and opt for minimalist silhouettes in flattering colors.
This Matteau swimsuit is one of the most elegant you’ll ever find!
4. Stylish Sunglasses
They might be the final addition to an outfit, but that doesn’t lessen the importance of a stylish pair of sunglasses. Always on hand to temper the drama of feminine dresses or add polish and refinement to low-key looks, sunglasses add the finishing touch to any ensemble. For summer they aren’t only a fashion statement but also an essential accessory that is just as important for your health as sunscreen.
These Le Specs sunglasses are super stylish for everyday wear!
5. White T-Shirt
Of course the classic white t-shirt is a must for a summer capsule wardrobe! The right white tee can be worn with linen shorts, midi skirts, or thrown on with oversized denim for an effortless and chic look. You can always wear a white t-shirt! It should be a staple in every woman’s wardrobe. A white t-shirt is such an important part of a capsule wardrobe that it is worth spending your money on a shirt made with high quality materials. This way you can be sure it will last a long time, and you’ll be wearing for almost any occasion.
This classic James Perse t-shirt will be a staple in your wardrobe!
Whether a chunky sandal or a slip on style, a sandal is a must for summer. To wear on summer vacations and even on warm days in the city, the right sandal will be practical and chic. One of Hermes’ best-sellers, the Oran sandal is a staple that you’ll return to again and again every time the weather gets warm. Created in 1997 by renowned shoe designer, Pierre Hardy, the Oran sandals have become a staple for many fashion enthusiasts. But there are many other styles you can choose from!
These Ancient Greek Sandals are amazing alternatives!
7. Breezy Button-Up
With relaxed silhouettes, practicality, and effortless appeal a button-up is a must for summer! They are a capsule wardrobe staple, you can wear it for work of course but also on the beach over a bikini. They will be a elegant addition to your wardrobe, it has a timeless appeal that will always be chic.
This shirt from the Frankie Shop will be a favorite this summer!
8. Chic Shorts
Yes, shorts can be very chic for summer! Opt for linen or cotton shorts that have a tailored construction and that you can wear to any occasion. Bermuda shorts will be super popular this summer, and if you choose the right one, you can even wear it to the office in an elegant and stylish manner. This is the easiest way of being comfortable and chic for summer!
This linen shorts by Faithful the Brand will be a staple in your summer wardrobe!
9. Summer Hat
Protecting your face from the sun is essential in a summer vacation, and there is no better way of doing that than with a stylish hat. The type of hat you need depends on your personal style: a baseball cap, a raffia hat or a bucket bag, they can all be super stylish. The right hat will make you feel chic and elegant, it will perfectly complement your summer dresses.
This Gigi Burris hat is perfect for summer, is so elegant you would be wearing on repeat!
10. Lightweight Pants
Trousers in breezy and lightweight fabrics will be a summer staple! You can wear them to the office with a button-up or even to the beach over a bikini, they will always be chic. This type of trousers are very elegant, minimalist and fit the quiet luxury aesthetic, so if that is what you are looking for with your summer outfits, you can’t go wrong with some lightweight pants.
This linen pants from Faithful The Brand are perfect for summer!