12 Summer Wardrobe Essentials

Okay, recessionistas, I am going to share my 12 Summer Wardrobe Essentials with you and examples of where to buy each. As these are items that stay in style pretty consistently from year to year, you don’t have to feel bad spending a little extra on them. 😉

Maxi dress- for effortless style and total comfort

 jcmaxi

J Crew $80 http://www.jcrew.com/AST/Navigation/Sale/AllProducts/PRDOVR~83954/99102992778/ENE~1+2+3+22+4294967294+20~~~0~15~all~mode+matchallany~~~~~maxi%20dress/83954.jsp

maxit

Target $30

http://www.target.com/p/merona-women-s-kimono-sleeve-maxi-dress-collection/-/A-14578304

Tissue Tee- for those warm summer nights

tissuetjc

J Crew (on sale) $20

http://www.jcrew.com/womens_category/knitstees/tissuetees/PRDOVR~33284/99102987097/ENE~1+2+3+22+4294967294+20~~~0~15~all~mode+matchallany~~~~~tissue%20t/33284.jsp

teef21

Forever 21 $8

http://www.forever21.com/Product/Product.aspx?Br=F21&Category=top&ProductID=2031557154&VariantID=

Full skirt- for a classic lady-like silhouette, and to show off those legs! 

skirtanthro

Anthropologie $98

http://www.anthropologie.com/anthro/product/clothes-skirts/27105196.jsp

skirtpip

Piperlime $225

http://piperlime.gap.com/browse/product.do?cid=96327&vid=1&pid=690840002

Thin Cardigan- for those windy days/nights at the beach

jcs

J Crew (on sale) $50

http://www.jcrew.com/AST/Navigation/Sale/AllProducts/PRDOVR~73265/99102645135/ENE~1+2+3+22+4294967294+20~~~0~15~all~mode+matchallany~~~~~cardigan/73265.jsp

sweatergap

Gap $45

http://www.gap.com/browse/product.do?cid=92377&vid=1&pid=351070102

Shopper Tote- for shopping, of course (on your tropical vaca?)

toteks

Kate Spade (on sale) $99

http://www.katespade.com/flicker-fabric-zip-bon-shopper/PXRU4118,en_US,pd.html?dwvar_PXRU4118_color=452#q=shopper&start=7&cgid=katespade-root

totegap

Gap $40

http://www.gap.com/browse/product.do?vid=1&pid=494648032

Dress Short- for when it’s time to dress to impress. DO wear with heels. 🙂

shortpl

Piperlime $175

http://piperlime.gap.com/browse/product.do?cid=96326&vid=1&pid=690839012

shortantrAnthropologie $78

http://www.anthropologie.com/anthro/product/clothes-shorts/26991844.jsp

Breezy top- something flowy and romantic

topfp

Free People $58

http://www.freepeople.com/clothes-tops/we-the-free-fly-away-galaxy-tee/

topng

Nasty Gal $42

http://www.nastygal.com/clothes-tops/daydream-blouse

Relaxed fit jean- for when you kind of feel like bumming it, but still need to look fab

jeanjc

J Crew $168

http://www.jcrew.com/womens_category/denim/boyfriend/PRDOVR~50998/50998.jsp

jeang

Gap $70

http://www.gap.com/browse/product.do?cid=48600&vid=1&pid=249283002

Panama hat- because they are so sweet and southern 

jc

J Crew $58

http://www.jcrew.com/womens_category/accessories/scarvesandhats/PRDOVR~23793/23793.jsp?color_name=natural

pl

Piperlime $58

http://piperlime.gap.com/browse/product.do?cid=67512&vid=1&pid=697263012

Classic boat shoe- for when you might get a little dirty

sss

Nordstrom $95

http://shop.nordstrom.com/s/sebago-spinnaker-boat-shoe/3383498?origin=keywordsearch-personalizedsort&contextualcategoryid=2375500&fashionColor=&resultback=2437&cm_sp=personalizedsort-_-searchresults-_-1_7_B

sperrhy

Sperry $80

http://www.sperrytopsider.com/store/SiteController/sperry/productdetails?catId=cat90048DM&subCatId=cat100150DM&showDefaultOption=true&stockNumber=9298001&skuId=***7********9298001*M100&productId=7-142090&&subCatId=cat100150DM&productId=7-142090&stockNumber=9298001&subCatTabId=&catId=cat90048DM&productdisplayName=Women’s+Audrey+Slip-On+Boat+Shoe&subcatdisplayName=Boat+Shoes&skuId=***7********9298001*M100&pageIdentifier=productdetail&catdisplayName=Women&showDefaultOption=true

Crossbody- for hands free ease

ks

Kate Spade $198

http://www.katespade.com/grove-court-stripe-cora/PXRU4330,en_US,pd.html?dwvar_PXRU4330_color=283#start=4&cgid=ks-handbags-cross-body

cbpl

Piperlime $68

http://piperlime.gap.com/browse/product.do?vid=1&pid=924305002

I’d love to hear some of your summer staples! Happy Hunting! 🙂

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