Enjoy a Laid-Back Dinner in These 16 Summer Outfits

Now that the temperatures are finally going up (and staying there), it’s time to start thinking about firing up those grills and opening up those balconies and patios for evening get-togethers and meals. And whether you’re planning on hosting or attending, you’ll want to be armed with casual outfits for the summer dinners that’ll happen at any moment.

Given the casual nature of summer dinners, where you’ll most likely be sitting outdoors and enjoying warm nights, friends, and food, creating a casual look that won’t compromise your personal style is essential.

To keep you from stressing out about a chic and laid-back look for the evening, we’re taking inspiration from our favorite fashion girls for looks that can easily be re-created for any casual evening event. With everything from lightweight dresses and tees to leather and denim jackets for when it gets chilly, the only thing you’ll have to think about is enjoying your dinner.

These genius outfits will give you an effortlessly cool look for any summer dinner.