The 7 Trends That Defined Summer 2018

There’s still a bit over a month left until summer officially ends, but that doesn’t mean we don’t already know which of the season’s trends reigned supreme. Take one look around (whether that’s on the street, at an event, or online), and through a sea of stylish clothing and accessories, certain ones seem to be exponentially more present than others—as they should. After all, it’s typical that not every fad continues to gain traction for the duration of the season, with some losing steam more quickly than others.

Curious to know just which ones topped the list of winners? Simply continue on to see and shop the trends that are dominating this summer, and, if you please, count how many you wore yourself!

1. Animal-Print Skirts

Shop animal-print skirts:

2. Beaded Bags

3. Puff-Sleeve Tops

Shop puff-sleeve tops:

4. Shell Jewelry

5. Bike Shorts

6. Strappy Sandals

7. Logo Bags (Old and New)

Up next? The fall trends that are better on a budget.

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