The arrival of warm weather brings the desire to live in only a bathing suit and sundress, but sadly reality demands a little more polish. Whether you’re heading to the office or going to dinner with friends, peruse these outfits for summer-ready inspiration that’ll carry you through June and beyond.
A skinny knit and high-waisted denim make for a casual-cool ensemble.
Layer a tee under a slip dress for daytime ease.
Temper a printed skirt with a concert tee and oversized vest jacket.
Play with pastel hues.
Layer a straplesss cover up over wide-leg pants.
Bring a white dress into cool-girl territory with patent leather extras.
Juxtapose knits with satin.
Head-to-toe denim gets a welcome update via artfully frayed extras.
Experiment with unusual color combinations.
Opt for statement-making trousers.
Breathe new life into a gingham sundress with cropped pants and city-ready accessories.
Beat the morning chill with a gauzy scarf.
Take beach-inspired separates into the city with raffia platform sneakers.
Elevate a casual tee with a pencil skirt and animal-print jacket.
Never underestimate the minimalist power of a simple suit and tank.
Ribbed knits and tailored denim continue the ’70s revival.
Re-purpose a strapless cocktail dress by layering over a white cotton tee.
The reign of the satin bomber continues. Pair yours with a head-turning skirt for fashion-forward appeal.
Balance leather shorts with a crisp button-up shirt.
Bold-stripe pants play well with a graphic sweater.
Embrace head-to-toe blue hues by teaming a polished blouse with up-cycled denim.
Finish any outfit with a cranberry lip.
Belt a military jacket over white trousers for an urban safari vibe.
Drop-crotch pants look feminine when paired with a strapless top.
Dip your toe into the mix-n-match gang with mini and maxi versions of the same print.
Wear a breezy caftan over denim with flat shoes.
An oversized shirt and silk necktie make for a fresh update on Parisian style.
Add flair to your crossbody with a printed scarf.
Bring a satin blazer into playful territory with a flirty skirt and pumps.