Captured: Summer's Best Trends in 4 Outfits

Olivia Lopez is the Los Angeles–based editor of Lust for Life, a creative outlet named for her favorite Iggy Pop song. Encompassing fashion, lifestyle, and travel, her blog has grown into a business that has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Conde Nast Traveler, Teen Vogue, and more. Below, Lopez is sharing summer style trends.

Beach season has arrived, and with it some cool summer trends. Right now, I’m loving everything from easy off-the-shoulder dresses and crochet pieces to straw hats and scalloped swimsuits.

Ahead, see some beach outfit ideas inspired by my favorite pieces.


Crochet is an easy way to feel laid-back and on trend.

Pack this for your next beach vacation.

Add this fun pop of color to your summer wardrobe. 

Off-the-Shoulder Dresses

Off-the-shoulder dresses are perfect for the summer months.

Scalloped Swimsuits

Want a swimsuit that feels both feminine and modern? Try one with scalloped edges.

Off-the-shoulder one-pieces are the It-girl swimsuits right now. 

Straw Hats

Wide-brim straw hats do more than just block out the summer rays—they're also super stylish.

Finished with a cool ribbon detail.

The perfect accessory to keep the sun out of your eyes.

What are your favorite summer trends? Let me know in the comments below!

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