Music festivals are no doubt one of the highlights of summer. Not only are they all about taking in the sounds of your favorite bands, but they’re also an excuse to test out some more daring looks you might not wear in your day-to-day life. And next up is Lollapalooza—Chicago’s four-day festival known as much for the cool bands who play as for the fashion girls who flock there.
If you’re making the trip but are wondering what to wear, keep reading. Whether you want to try out a crop top or tap into boho style, we have some seriously cool outfit ideas in mind. And the number one trick to keep in mind when you’re planning your outfits? Wear comfortable shoes. Sneakers always do the trick, but metallic platform sandals are also a cool way to try something fashion-forward. Want to see our outfit suggestions?
Go on to see how to master Lollapalooza fashion with five foolproof festival outfits.
Put a fresh spin on a monochrome look by pairing a crop top with a skirt and sneakers.
Black is a flattering color during a hot music festival.
A breezy skirt is a comfortable option for a long day at a music festival.
You'll see fashion girls everywhere wearing these affordable sunnies.
Opt for these throwback sneakers.
Make a lace dress work for a music festival by balancing the feminine style with platform sandals.
French girls would definitely wear this lacey dresss.
Platform sandals are a smart choice for a music festival.
Tired of tortoiseshell? Try these lighter frames.
You can't go wrong with a striped T-shirt dress paired with metallic sandals.
Style this standard striped dress with sneakers or sandals.
Metallic accessories are an easy way make your outfit feel fashion-forward.
No need to carry around a clunky bag—here's a lightweight option.
Give your look a boho feel by wearing a floral dress with a fringed suede jacket and ankle boots.
Wear this on its own or top it with a fringed jacket.
Suede fringe adds great texture to your festival outfit.
A staple pair of ankle boots is necessary for the fall.
If there's any place to test-drive overalls, a music festival is it. Keep your look simple by adding a cool pair of sunnies and sneakers.
Wear a plain white tee underneath overalls.
One of our favorite pairs of white sneakers.
For a long summer day, rock an oversize pair of sunnies.
Next, read about the outfit combos confident women swear by.