I love a fun and statement piece now and then, but when it comes to my personal style, I gravitate toward classic and simple items. This is especially true in summer when the temps are sweltering and I rely on chic and uncomplicated outfits that look pulled-together but don't take too long to put together.
If simplicity is also your thing, you might be quite interested in what's in store below. I scoured the Instagram feeds of some of my favorite fashion people to find a smattering of stylish ensembles that are certainly chic but also simple in nature. Essentially, each of the outfits in question is composed of those easy staples that are highly versatile and effortless.
Keep scrolling to check out seven easy outfit ideas you just might gravitate toward this season, complete with inspired shopping picks.
Nothing says summer like a simple white linen maxi dress. Break up the look by pairing it with elevated black sandals and accessories.
What's a winning outfit formula that always works? An easy white tank paired with a black midi skirt and an oversize button-down. Just add black slides and a canvas tote to finish the look. Effortlessly chic.
Smart black Bermuda shorts and a chic blue button-down make for the perfect polished outfit that you can wear to work and meetings this summer. Sleek, minimal sandals and a top-hand handbag complete the look perfectly.
An easy LBD is a summer essential. Opt for a minidress with delicate spaghetti straps in a relaxed silhouette and style it with chunky sandals and a statement necklace.
For a summer outfit with maximum impact and zero effort required, opt for a chic and modern matching set. We love a linen vest paired with a trend-forward maxi skirt or relaxed trousers.
Denim-shorts season is officially here. For an easy and polished look, style a pair of vintage-inspired denim shorts with a fitted black short-sleeve top and tie the look together with a sleek black belt and minimal mules.
You simply can't go wrong with a black camisole top and effortless white wide-leg trousers. It's a combination that always works.