10 Uncomplicated Summer Outfits I'd Like to Copy and Paste From Instagram

Summer is just around the corner. I can almost smell the sweet scent of tropical sunscreen, salty ocean water, and watermelon in the air. And aside from a much-needed vacation, I have one thing on my mind: summer clothes. With lots on the calendar this warm-weather season, I'm dreaming up all the chic and easy ensembles that will carry me through the sweltering season in style. I've already been saving plenty of outfit ideas on Instagram that I fully plan to copy and paste on myself.

If you're looking for uncomplicated outfits that don't take too long to put together but exude an effortlessly chic aesthetic, then this one's for you. Below, you'll find ensembles featuring elevated basics and trend-forward items, and several of these outfits require only two to three pieces that can take you from day to night in style. Keep scrolling to get sartorially inspired for summer and shop the looks.



For an evening summer look, a silky top and chic relaxed trousers are a match made in heaven. Keep your accessories polished and go for black slides and a sleek crossbody bag.



A breezy linen shirt and shorts in neutral hues are perfect for keeping cool and looking effortlessly stylish. A raffia tote and cushy thong sandals are the perfect accessories to finish your look.



I love the contrast of a polished vest styled with colorful, silky pants for the perfect casual-chic summer look. Finish with modern flatforms.

What's easier than a matching skirt set? Opt for one in a pretty fabric such as pointelle or crochet—the ideal no-brainer summer look.



A white tank is a summer staple. Give it a fashion-person touch by pairing it with relaxed trousers pinched at the waist with a belt and an oversize button-down.

Uncomplicated doesn't need to be boring. Summer is the perfect opportunity to try a vibrant hue. Opt for this season's trending orange.



A white dress is a summer essential. Go for a lightweight maxi length paired with minimalist slides. Easy and effortless.



For a summer night out, a sleek strapless black dress is as chic as it gets and leans into this season's trending '90s vibe. Add a fashion-forward touch and style with a gold chain belt.

A tube top and high-waisted maxi skirt within the same color scheme exude an effortless elegance. Add a simple bucket hat and colorful sandals for one chic summer ensemble.



Sometimes, the simplest outfits can be the most striking—case in point, a white tank paired with a silky midi skirt. It's understated yet luxurious.