Reinvent Your Shorts-and-Tee Look for All-Day Wear

The classic shorts-and-tee combo is a summer outfit called on time and again for its cool simplicity and utility, but the ensemble can lose its appeal if you don't take the right steps to refresh it each season. Want to know the fashion-girl way to reinvent this warm-weather uniform? Pair your shorts with a billowy long-sleeved top and rotate your accessories to draw points of interest to different areas of the look. But don't forget that a low-maintenance outfit requires an effortless beauty routine to match. To break down the basics of this cool summer look, we're offering up style and beauty tips alike.

Dry knees and shorts season just don't mix. Opt for a moisturizer in spray form for on-the-go coverage that'll keep those gams soft and smooth. . Shop: Vaseline Intensive Care Advanced Repair Unscented Spray Moisturizer ($7.49)
Accessorize with gold metals to add subtle refinement to a relaxed outfit. Shop: Who What Wear Collection Tonal Saddle Bag ($29.99)
A tousled, piece-y mane is a low-maintenance yet chic option to try when you’re on the go. After using regular shampoo and conditioner, give your hair a quick spray of finishing mist spray to add lift and volume minus the stickiness. Shop: Nexxus Comb Thru Volume Finishing Mist Hairspray ($9.89)
A straw boater hat is a great way to add interest and texture to your outfit. Shop: Who What Wear Collection Straw Boater Hat ($14.99)
Lipstick is likely to be too intense for the summer heat. Instead, keep your pout hydrated with a tinted balm that will nourish and protect dry lips. Shop: Vaseline Lip Therapy Rosy Lip Balm Tin ($3.49)
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