Summer is just around the corner. I can almost smell the sweet scent of tropical sunscreen, salty ocean water, and watermelon in the air. And aside from a much-needed vacation, I have one thing on my mind: summer clothes. With lots on the calendar this warm-weather season, I’m dreaming up all the chic and easy ensembles that will carry me through the sweltering season in style. I’ve already been saving plenty of outfit ideas on Instagram that I fully plan to copy and paste on myself.
If you’re looking for uncomplicated outfits that don’t take too long to put together but exude an effortlessly chic aesthetic, then this one’s for you. Below, you’ll find ensembles featuring elevated basics and trend-forward items, and several of these outfits require only two to three pieces that can take you from day to night in style. Keep scrolling to get sartorially inspired for summer and shop the looks.