Building Blocks: 15 Pieces for the Perfect Summer Wardrobe

We know you have a jam-packed social calendar this summer, from attending weddings to going on summer vacation and every happy hour in between. Truthfully, no one really has the time to scour every store and shopping site in search of the best styles of the season, which is why we did the legwork for you to break down every summer wardrobe basic that deserves a spot in your closet and in your suitcase.

Behold the 15 must-have pieces to build a, dare we say, flawless summertime wardrobe. Whether you’re trailblazing in your career or heading off for a daytime adventure with friends, we’ve got the stylish essentials for anything that comes your way. Once you shop our summer wardrobe edit, you’re sure to spend the rest of your summer in the most stylish outfits you’ve built from these core pieces. Go on to see and shop them all.

This post has been updated by Anna LaPlaca.