The look of the season is easy to spot. It's retro, flattering, and all-around fun.
Forever 21 Polka Dot Skirt
A graphic dot print provides a fresh twist on the classic cotton A-line skirt. Whether you pair it with heels and a strappy tank or a plain white T-shirt and flats, this warm-weather staple will help you keep cool and look polished at the same time.
To buy: $18, forever21.com.
Gap Lace-Up Espadrilles
Throw these ultra-comfortable and lightweight espadrilles into your beach bag for a weekend away—they'll effortlessly take you from beach to sight-seeing to seaside lunch.
To buy: $35, gap.com.
11 Main Scarf
For inclement weather or overzealous AC, opt for this metallic-flecked blush scarf. Thanks to the jazzy print, it can be worn during an al fresco dinner, too.
To buy: $38, 11main.com.
Boden Embroidered Spot Top
Perfect for hot, sunny days, this supremely lightweight trapeze-style tank falls away from the body for optimal breathability and comfort. To balance the proportion, pair it with tapered pants or slim shorts. Also available in blue.
To buy: $88, bodenusa.com.
Mango Polka Dot Dress
On weekends, pair this flt-and-flare style with a denim jacket and sandals for an instant outfit with major style. To dress it up on weekdays, reach for your favorite pair of ladylike flats and a structured crossbody bag.
To buy: $80, mango.com.
Kayu Tulum Clutch
This dainty raffia clutch is sure to become your go-to warm-weather bag. Thanks to the subtle print and soft tonal colors, it complements bright and neutral pieces alike.
To buy: $125, kayudesign.com.