When asked for their favorite fashion season, most industry insiders will say fall. While luxurious textures and creative layering techniques certainly have our heart too, we’d also like to make the case for the utterly easy and decidedly laid-back vibe of summer fashion.
We think this slideshow of gorgeous, simple ensembles will have you agreeing too—scroll down to see what we mean.
Wondering what to wear to a summer party? We think something similar to her drop-waist lace dress would look smashing.
When the mercury really starts to rise, you can bet we’re going to rely on easy tank dresses like this one.
We’re using this photo as an excuse to add the color yellow to our wardrobe, STAT.
Now this is how you make cut-off denim shorts look sleek.
We have yet to tire of an all-white ensemble.
On Candice Lake: Camilla And Marc jumpsuit and jacket; Willow shoes; Emm Kuo bag; Barton Perreira sunglasses.
Note to self: button-down shirt + mini skirt + loafers is the easiest way to cop some schoolgirl charm.
On Leandra Medine: Josh Goot shirt; Isabel Marant mini skirt; Marni loafers.
We’re copying everything about this airy outfit for our next date night.
On Hanneli Mustaparta: 3.1 Phillip Lim shoes; Valentino bag.
Everything about this look, from the embroidered floral dress to the embellished cat-eye sunglasses, is an absolute dream.
On Poppy Delevingne: Erdem dress; DSquared2 sunglasses.
This billowy trapeze dress was made for summer breezes.
Add a little excitement to your summer work wardrobe with a polka-dot print. Extra points for adding in leopard for a little mixed-prints play.
An easy outfit recipe for girlish charm? A tiered ruffle dress plus Mary Jane pumps.
Stripes! Dots! Florals! This look demonstrates pattern mixing at its finest.
Summer is the ideal time for cheeky prints, like a gemstone pineapple top.
On Natalie Joos: Osklen top; Neff Daily Sunglasses ($20) in Red Soft Touch.
The cardinal rule of summer dressing: don’t overthink your outfit. A simple button-down shirt and shorts is really all you need.
On Sara Mikaela of Framboise Fashion: Vintage shirt; Warehouse Textured Skort ($75) in Black; Other Stories shoes; J.W. Anderson x Nikon bag; Fossil Watch; ASOS Flat Top Cat Eye Sunglasses ($23); Melon bike helmet.
Our favorite hue of the moment? Cool pastel blue.
On Giovana Battaglia: Miu Miu skirt; Fendi purse and keychain.
What's your favorite fashion season? Sound off in the comments below!