Summer is just about here, and this editor couldn't be more ready. With cities reopening and travel restrictions lifting, there is optimism in the air and you can really feel the excitement for what lies ahead. As we head into the summer season, there is perhaps no better time for this sense of joy. It's my personal favorite time of the year when wardrobes revolve around warm-weather fashion and suitcases to fill for long weekend escapes.
If you've been contemplating what to add to your shopping cart, you're in luck because our summer fashion guide has arrived. Here, I'm highlighting all of the "cool girl" things to know—aka the key buys of the season that hit on all of our favorite trends. The summer guide zeroes in on the most important buys in every category—from swimwear to shoes to jewelry, and everything in between. You can rest assured that you're adding every essential piece to your closet for a very stylish summer ahead.