Collaborative Post¦ Summer is well and truly upon us and because of that a lot of focus can be on the wardrobe and what we want to wear. Of course, we want practicality and comfort, especially on those warmer days when will still have errands to run and places to be. But we also want to feel stylish and confident in how we look. So it might be time to take a look at your wardrobe, work out what you want to stay and make some investment sin new pieces to add to it. If you need some help, then here are some of the summer wardrobe essentials to help you feel inspired.
The maxi dress is a great option for summer. It looks great, it flows, it fits nicely and it is super comfortable. You can get all shapes and sizes. Ones that are fitted and to the floor, ones that are a little more floaty and less restricted. You can even get different patterns and have different material that can be used so it can be a great option to consider. Summer is all about the costs and feeling cool, which is the the maxi dress is such a perfect staple for your wardrobe.
Skirts are all the rage right now, and you can get them in many different lengths shapes and sizes. The lengths of the different skirts can really change the way an outfit looks. From the mini skirt ion different material styles to things like the midi or the maxi skirt. They look great styled up with shoes and sandals or dressed down with trainers. The perfect accompaniment to your wardrobe this summer. What makes them great is that they are comfortable, as well as stylish, but can also be very versatile.
Jewellery can be a great way to style up your summer wardrobe, and there are so many different ways that you can do it. You can look at wearing bracelets and stacking them. You can wear statement necklaces or rings, and even consider ankle bracelets as you may have your legs and feet on show as it is warmer weather. Jewellery is the perfect way to dress up or make an outfit casual, so it can be a great addition to your summer wardrobe. Think about statement pieces and mix them with jewellery you may wear everyday to get a look that you feel happy with and that looks great with your outfit choice.
Let’s face it, you can often feel the breeze when it comes to your the summer months, and so it might be time to think about what you might wear when the wind picks up a little bit. This is when investing in a jacket is your perfect solution, and what better than a denim jacket. Denim goes with everything. It looks fantastic and can really make an outfit go to the next level. Whether you stick with the traditional blue, or go for a white or grey denim, you really cannot go wrong with this addition.
Most people choose to wear dresses and skirts, but often, if you are a parent, jumpsuits can be a little bit more practical. They take care of all aspects of coverage, and they still look amazing. Whether you choose a shorts version, crop pants, or even a long length leg, the jumpsuit can be the perfect summer evening outfit, dressed up or down. There is something for everyone and just like the maxi dress, you can have it in different materials and colours or patterns.
Comfort is key in the summer and sometimes all you want it to feel happy and cool in the clothes that you wear. This is when harem pants can be a great way to ensure that you feel happy. They are baggy trousers that look great with either sandals or trainers, and they can be teams with a vest and a demon jacket for a casual summer look. They are also ideal if you want to keep cool but need to stay indoors as the loose fitting can be generous.
There has to be a mention to some f the staples of a summer wardrobe and that happens to be t-shirts and shorts. They are perfect for a summer holiday when you are walking to the beach or enjoying time around the pool, but they can also be practical at home during the day when you are out and about with the kids and keeping active. Whether you choose tailored shorts, or some activewear, they are the perfect addition to your summer wardrobe and a staple you might not be able to do without.
Shoes can be very versatile in the summer months. Of course you can enjoy the sandals and the pumps, there trainers and the high heels, but the boots are probably best put away for you to get out again in the autumn months. You also want comfort, so invest in your summer shoes. Often cheaper materials may rub against your skin and cause blisters and sores. Stick with what you know and also try different varieties on to ensure that they feel good as well as look great.
Finally, other accessories that can be the perfect additions to your summer wardrobes are things like hats, bags, belts and even scarves. Hats are perfect for helping you to keep the sun off your face and out of your eyes, as well as a staple pair of sunglasses. You might also want to think about belts which can be great to since you in at the waist when wearing a maxi dress. Scarves, although more associated with winter, can be great in a cotton and lighter material for sunny but breezier days and can transform an outfit.
Let’s hope this has inspired you for your summer wardrobe.
Disclosure: This is a collaborative post.
Welcome to my blog! I'm Laura, a 29 year old mum of two. I live in Kent with my high school sweetheart husband Dave, our daughter Autumn and newborn son Reuben.
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