My Summer Essentials

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My Summer Style Essentials

My summer style essentials are revealed in this blog. Dress for the summer you’d like, not for the summer you have! A selection of fashionable summer staples from your very own personal stylist.

These are the items that make my summer. Your list might look a bit different than mine but this is a nice start. Think fabulous sunglasses, a flirty sundress, that turquoise necklace that takes you right back to Amalfi coast…

Without these essentials my summer just wouldn’t feel the same. Mine are classic pieces that you can keep on wearing over and over again.

For this article I have added some of my favorites that you can shop on the LIKEtoKNOW.it app. Let me know in comments which ones were your favorites.

My Summer Fashion Favorites

1. Printed Maxi Dress

This dress will take you effortlessly through the summer. You can wear it to many brunches and lunches. It will work on summery strolls in town, on picnics and barbecues.

Style yours with sleek accessories and you can even wear your maxi dress to work (given that your office is open).

2. Broderie Anglaise

This breezy classic cotton lace fabric is my all time favorite summer material. Some people call it eyelet just in case you are wondering if they are the same thing.

Nowadays you can find broderie anglaise in all the colors of the rainbow but white remains my favorite. It’s so pretty, girly and a bit nostalgic. Summer just doesn’t feel like summer without it!

3. Simple Navy Sundress

This sporty summer staple goes a long way in your wardrobe. A summer frock doesn’t get much more practical than this.

You can style yours up for a nice lunch or a night out in a flash. The darker colors are not as delicate as the lighter ones and therefore they don’t require as much maintenance.

4. Large sunhat

Keep your head cool and protect your most valuable asset: Your brains. A hat protects your eyes, skin and hair from the burning sun. It saves you from bad hair days and it adds a glamorous edge to your outfit.

5. Embellished Sandals

Every outfit will look instantly more polished with a nice embellished sandal. I can’t resist them and usually have to stop myself from buying more.

After all, there’s only so many sandal days in the year. But what can you do? They are just so gorgeous!

6. Sunglasses With An Attitude

Sunglasses are my favorite summer accessory. I like to pop mine on and skip the make up. Actually, I need to wear sunglasses because my eyes are quite sensitive to bright sunlight.

Also, I love all that glam that comes with a pair of great sunnies!

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Wishing you lovely long lazy summer days!

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This post was originally published on 25th July 2018 and updated with new photos, links and improved style advice on 22nd June 2020.

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6 thoughts on “My Summer Essentials

  1. Didi says:

    I love everything,everything looks very nice on you. But these red sunglasses😍😍😍😍 oooo man that’s something I have to have🥰🥰🥰🥰

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