The Only Items You Need for Your Summer Wardrobe
Summer style gets real simple with these fun buys—all for $100 dollars or less.
Give your summer wardrobe a total makeover with these stylish and affordable picks. Whether you're hanging out in your own backyard, going to the beach, a barbeque, or a wedding, these items will have you looking your absolute best. Our favorite trends of the season? Metallics, whites, bold colors, and pastels. Here, our top fashion finds for the summer:
Deux Lux Clutch
Nothing screams summer quite like a white woven clutch. The pops of black give it an updated and chic look that will complement any outfit you choose to throw on. Priced at less than $100, this bag is everything you could ask for in a clutch—with a bow on top (literally).
To buy: $90; deuxlux.com.
Dolce Vita Sandals
Give your flip-flops a serious upgrade with these metallic slide-on sandals. They're the perfect way to dress up any casual outfit (and show off your killer pedicure).
To buy: $75; dolcevita.com.
White House Black Market Sandals
For an ultra-feminine look slip on these metallic braided sandals. The extra detail on the ankle makes these perfect for dressing up your favorite summer outfit. Plus, thanks to the memory foam foot bed, you won’t have to compromise on comfort while sporting these sandals.
To buy: $98; whitehouseblackmarket.com.
A.V. Max Cuff
Add a subtle hint of shine to your outfit with this dual-colored cuff. It’s made from 22-karat gold plated brass, but looks like the real deal. At and just $70, this bracelet won't break the bank either.
To buy: $70; avmaxnyc.com.
Get ready to shimmer in this gold shift dress. Trendy cold shoulder detailing keeps the feeling fresh, while the knit lining will have you feeling comfortable all night long.
To buy: $57; lulus.com.
Sterling Forever Earrings
Can’t choose between silver or gold? Have the best of both worlds with these stylish earrings. Made from sterling silver and 14-karat gold plated brass, they’re the perfect finishing touch for any outfit.
To buy: $50; sterlingforever.com.
Skylar Belle Skirt
We can’t get enough rose gold, which is why we absolutely love this skirt. The fit will flatter your curves and the color will go with almost anything.
To buy: $48; shopskylarbelle.com.
Add some shine to your outfit with this rose gold envelope bag. It's a cute and stylish way to stow all of your belongings, but, perhaps even better, this stylish pick won't break the bank. Carry it as a clutch or attach the chain strap to rock it as a shoulder bag.
To buy: $33; lulus.com.
Complete your look with this white statement bracelet. It’s inspired by sea glass and made with resin for an organic, but polished look.
To buy: $55; ponobyjoangoodman.com.
Eva Mendes Collection at New York & Company Skirt
This figure-flattering white lace skirt is the perfect addition to your summer wardrobe. The illusion hemline keeps the look feeling fun and is the perfect way to show off skin-kissed skin.
To buy: $43; nyandcompany.com.
CL by Laundry Sandals
Give your look a little lift with these adorable wedge sandals. Flower detailing on the strap gives the shoes a fun and feminine twist, and the crisp white color will match any ensemble.
To buy: $50; chineselaundry.com.
Ted Rossi Earrings
Unleash your wild side with these white leather earrings. They’re made with genuine lizard skin inlays and 14-karat gold plated half moon bases to give an ultra luxurious feel for just $48.
To buy: $48; tedrossi.com.
Nothing says summer quite like white linen. These shorts are perfect to pull on for a bonfire at the beach or for a backyard barbecue on a hot afternoon.
To buy: $69; sanctuaryclothing.com.
Julian Taylor Dress
This show-stopping number has a wrapped silhouette that accentuates the waist, and a calf-length skirt that keeps it appropriate for all kinds of summer festivities. Dress it down with simple flat sandals or elevate it with a pair of nude wedges.
To buy: $42; sears.com.
Say hello to the perfect summer work shoe. These white ballet flats feature scalloped edges for a sweet and feminine look, but stay fresh with gold studs.
To buy: $15; sears.com.
These strappy sandals are bound to be a staple in your summer wardrobe. The white color makes them the perfect summer neutral accessory that you can wear with anything from your favorite shorts to a flowy maxi dress.
To buy: $40; gap.com.
We adore ruffled overlays in the summer, because they’re extra airy (read: less sweat). Button accents add charm to an already sweet and feminine cut and color. Pop this white tank over a pair of cut-offs or with your favorite skirt, and you’ll be looking (and feeling) cool during even the most sweltering summer days.
To buy: $36; bloomingdales.com.
Katy Perry Sandals
Color blocking is always a fun way to give an outfit a bold look. Try out the trend in a small way by slipping on these peacock-colored shoes.
To buy: $50; katyperrycollections.com.
Old Navy Pants
Add a punch of color to your outfit with these bright red bottoms. The fit and hue will highlight your legs, while the mid-ankle rise will let you show off your fabulous footwear.
To buy: $35; oldnavy.com.
Cooper & Ella Top
Hot pink gets a sophisticated twist with this elegant ruffle top. Extra details like front tassels, a back zipper, and a fitted silhouette add an element of whimsy that's just right for the season.
To buy: $99; cooperandella.com.
Karl Lagerfeld Paris Top
Bring some sunshine to any outfit with this sunny yellow top. On-trend shoulder detailing update this button-up blouse to give it a fresh and modern feel.
To buy: $70; dillards.com.
Keds x Kate Spade New York Sneakers
These neon shoes have tassel accents to give any outfit a fun twist. Slip them on with a sundress or jeans for a look that's both classic and cool.
To buy: $60; keds.com.
This fun straw hat will keep your head and face stylishly covered. Pop it on to give your beach look a fun (and functional) finishing touch.
To buy: $79; echodesign.com.
BZR at Moorea Seal Sunglasses
Try out the Hollywood sunglasses trend for under $50 with these rimless green shades—you'll be feeling and looking like a celeb.
To buy: $40; morreaseal.com.
For a simple and pretty way to wear a bold color, try out this gorgeous tank. The ruffled overlay and flowy material provide the perfect way to look cute and stay comfortable in the summer heat.
To buy: $20; entourageclothing.com.
You’ll be pretty in pink with this gorgeous pastel watch. The rose gold casing complements the blush leather perfectly, making it a beautiful and simple accessory to any ensemble.
To buy: $65; rumbatime.com.
Lack of Color Hat
Give your straw hat a sweet twist with this pastel boater. A ribbon detail makes this beach essential an extra sweet asset to your beach getup.
To buy: $79; lackofcolor.com.au.
L.L. Bean Shirt
For a preppy and soft look, slip on this button-up shirt. The short sleeves and airy fabric make it perfect for the warmer weather.
To buy: $45; llbean.com.
Fred Perry Sneakers
Channel beach vibes with these sea foam green sneakers. With their pastel color and cute topstitching, they’re the perfect sneaker to wear all summer long.
To buy: $40; modcloth.com.
Donni Charm Headband
Try out the gingham trend with this adorable cotton headband. It’s made with bendable wire to fit your head perfectly, so you won’t get any headaches from it.
To buy: $66; donnicharm.com.
Club Monaco Shorts
These pastel shorts are a playful spin on a favorite summer staple. The perforated fabric and scalloped hemline add subtle and pretty details guaranteed to liven up any basic white T-shirt.
To buy: $59; clubmonaco.com.