The Only Accessories You Really Need This Summer

During the blazing hot summer months, it's really easy for accessories to take a back seat. Sometimes, that's okay: when the heat is entirely too oppressive to stand, just getting dressed is a victory.

But most of the time, we could all do well to put just a wee bit more effort into how we accessorize our summer looks. (And no, you can't just toss on a beach hat every time!) To figure out this complicated maze, we consulted Banana Republic creative director Marissa Webb, who shared her thoughts on how to vanquish it.

Keep scrolling for what Marissa Webb thinks are the only accessories you really need during summer!