Summer Wardrobe Essentials

The nice warm days of spring have been wonderful. However, summer heat is on its way. When this is the case, it's important to make sure you have exactly what you need with in your wardrobe so that you can build outfits according to essentials. Today, we are going to discuss some of the most basic parts of a summer wardrobe and how you can put together ensembles with each piece. Need help choosing fabric to make these pieces? Stop by the best Portland fabric shop!

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Slip on sneakers are a great addition to your summer wardrobe. Depending on the color you choose, they can work great with jeans, shorts, skirts and dresses. Be sure to pick some in a neutral color if you are hoping to use them quite often.

A white tank top is essential for year-round wardrobes but especially in the summertime. They are a great addition alone or underneath a blouse. It's a good idea to have several white tanks in case you need more while you're on vacation or spending the weekend outdoors. These additions to your wardrobe will be great for casual wear or something dressier.

Dress shorts with a printed graphic pattern will go a long way in keeping you feeling trendy and a bit dressier. Sometimes, summer outfits seem too casual at times. However, shorts that are made from Materials other than cotton or denim can really dress up you were simple outfit. Choosing shorts in a graphic pattern will also be an added texture that takes your ensemble from casual to business casual.

Denim dresses have been in fashion for decades. They are easy, comfortable and cool. When summer heat leaves, you worried with what to wear, choosing this type of dress will win every time. Be sure to choose one in a fun style like a wrap or smock dress.

We've talked about them before, but it's because they are extremely versatile and great for year-round. Choosing to add a maxi dress or two to your wardrobe for summer will be amazing. They are easy and gorgeous. You can wear them alone, with a belt, add a jacket or other accessory and look fantastic. He's comfortable dresses come in various styles and patterns. You may choose one in a pattern and one and a solid color to mix things up a little.

Are you ready to learn about more essential summer pieces you can add to your wardrobe for comfort and style? Visit back with our blog, next post!


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