No piece of clothing says carefree quite like frayed denim. It complements the easygoing nature of the summer months, and looks great on everyone.
To buy: Relaxed Fit Mid-Rise Jeans, $50
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Fashion lovers can't get enough of the cold shoulder. Off-the-shoulder pieces have an air of timeless elegance about them, making them a welcome addition to any wardrobe.
To buy: Flowy Off-Shoulder Top, $65
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From cocktails to errands, mules are having a moment. This sandal is a particularly versatile—not to mention comfortable—shoe trend that you'll be sure to wear through the summer and into the following seasons.
To buy: Block Heel Mule, $625
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Turns out, the long short is not the awkward fashion staple it's been made out to be. Think less '80s dad and more Cannes-bound Bella Hadid.
To buy: Longer Line Denim Short, $30
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Breezy, understated and effortlessly sexy, the slip dress is ideal for anyone hoping to master the enviable sleepy-chic look. Too exposed? Opt for a silk cami.
To buy: Vivienne Dress, $75
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Recently endorsed by Kourtney Kardashian, one-piece swimsuits are making a comeback. Still not convinced? It also has Vogue's stamp of approval.
To buy: Marysia Swim, $319
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If Beyoncé's recent sportswear line is any indication, athleisure is all the rage right now. So channel your best Sporty Spice and introduce a skort to your summer wardrobe.
To buy: Navy AQUA Skort, $68
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Anyone who values comfortable fashion will be glad to hear about this season's flatform craze. In addition to being amazingly wearable, flatform sandals offer just the right amount of edge to any sundress.
To buy: Leather Espadrille Sandals, $75
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Culottes are the answer to the anti-shorts summertime woes. And, since they can be styled to be worn year-round, they're certifiably a worthy investment.
To buy: Babaton Pant, $110
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Shake up your collection of blouses and button-ups this summer with a subtle twist. Flirty pleats or a little bit of ruffle go a long way, and make for a fun summertime statement piece.
To buy: Flared Ruffle Blouse, $40
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A cool take on a classic summer staple, the shirt dress is a fashion-forward way to liven up your sundress collection. They always look chic, even when thrown on over a swimsuit and paired with oversized shades or simply paired with a pair of mules.
To buy: Belted Shirt Dress, $68
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Say goodbye to Daisy Dukes. Tailored shorts are the way to go this summer because they can be styled both casually or more professionally. It makes them a perfect item to have for anyone weaving in and out of the office on a summer Friday.
To buy: Belted Studio Shorts, $70
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Printed Bomber Jacket
The bomber jacket has been one of the more popular trends over the past couple of seasons. Ramp it up a little bit and add your own personal touch by choosing one with a graphic print or colorful pattern.
To buy: Printed Bomber Jacket, $70
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Whether you're BBQ bound or bikini-clad, a crossbody bag is an absolute summer must-have and can't be beat for its hands-free benefit.
To buy: Mini Satchel Bag, $19
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Aviators might be the go-to, but round sunglasses are truly the style to sport this summer. They have the bohemian chic vibe that summer is all about, and are best matched with sun-kissed skin.
To buy: Wink Round Sunglasses, $18
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