9 Summer Trends a Mom and Daughter Think Are Absolutely Ageless
Melissa Meyers and her daughter, Rachel Meyers, are Los Angeles–based influencers that consistently test out new trends to post on their feeds. On that note, while they both certainly have their own individual preferences when it comes to fresh looks, they actually agree on many. Sure, there's a 32-year age difference between them (Melissa is 56, and Rachel is 24), but given that age has absolutely nothing to do with what you should or shouldn't wear, the summer trends they both love are absolutely ageless in their eyes.
With that in mind, the Meyers women shared with us the nine summer looks they're either wearing now or can't wait to wear more of during the upcoming season. As a preview, we're talking everything from versatile dress picks to chic accessories to modern tailoring finds. Keep scrolling to check out the trends, complete with a range of styling and shopping inspiration as well.
1. Square-Toe, Strappy Sandals
On Melissa and Rachel Meyers: Charles & Keith sandals
"Strappy shoes are always a safe bet for a summer look, but for 2021, turn it up a notch and add a square-toe heel for a trendy look."
2. White Dresses
On Melissa Meyers: Topshop dress
"A summer wardrobe would not be complete without your favorite go-to white dress. We're specifically into cotton dresses, as they're a breathable, comfortable material that's perfect for summer."
On Rachel Meyers: Kitteny dress
3. Relaxed Blazers
On Melissa Meyers: H&M blazer
"An oversized, lightweight blazer is a great way to elevate your look and give off a sophisticated flare. From shorts to jeans and dresses, these blazers work from day to night and can be easily styled with different looks."
On Rachel Meyers: H&M blazer
4. Loose Trousers
"A good pair of trousers is a must-have for any season. Right now, we're loving neutral colors and earth tones for summer and are always open to a pop of color."
On Melissa Meyers: Peepers sunglasses; Everlane pants
5. Oversize Sunglasses
On Rachel Meyers: Peepers sunglasses
"For this summer's sunglasses game, it's all about extremes—oversized are here to stay. When styling an oversized pair, use them as your staple piece and build an outfit around them."
On Melissa Meyers: St. Roche dress
6. Sleek Shorts
On Melissa and Rachel Meyers: Girl of the Earth shorts
"Summer 2021 fashion would not be complete without a good pair of shorts. These shorts by Girl of the Earth are also sustainably made from vintage fabrics."
On Melissa and Rachel Meyers: Polène bags
"This summer is all about mini bags, and we can't get enough! Go for a bold color to make any simple outfit pop, or keep it neutral for an effortless accessory."
8. Silky Separates
On Melissa and Rachel Meyers: Hark + Hammer items
"Silk is the perfect summer fabric, and classic patterns are a fun and easy way to create a more unique look."
On Melissa and Rachel Meyers: Jacquemus hats
"For summer, we can't seem to get enough of our favorite matching bucket hats from Jacquemus! Bucket hats are a fun and simple way to accessorize your outfits and give a quirky yet trendy summertime vibe."
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