The delicious days of summer are slowing winding down, but there’s still plenty of style left to explore. Soaking up the sun has never been more fun when you’re sporting a chic and classic look. Plan to go from Sunday brunch to the pool to a jet ski will these recipes for style. They will take you from day to night with a stop off in between to sip drinks on the pier and watch the sun set. Make every last hour count whether you’re playing on the beach or hot city nightspot!
For Beach Days
The perfect day at the beach begins with a sunny yellow bikini and a snorkeling mask. Add a simple coverup, flat sandals, and a basket bag to complete the look.
The outfit: Yellow Bikini + Beach Coverup + Flat Sandals
For Pool Lounging
A printed kimono, wide-leg pants, and slides elevate your pool time with a look casual yet elegant style.
The outfit: Bikini + Kimono + Pool Slides
For Sunday Brunch Buffet
Wide-leg pants leave room for you to indulge as much as you like at Sunday brunch buffet. Pair with a white linen shirt and simple sandals.
The outfit: Wide-Leg Pants + Linen Shirt + Flat Sandals
For Visiting a Big City
Downtowns tend to be hot, especially in summer months when the sun’s heat is reflected off city sidewalks right back at ‘cha. Relay on a linen shirt-and-shorts combo and comfortable flats and add some Lolita sunglasses for drama.
The outfit: Linen Belted Shorts + Flat Mules + Lolita Sunglasses
For Date Night
A special date night calls for a casual midi dress that’s elegant enough for a romantic evening. Pair with comfortable heels and a nautical bucket bag.
The outfit: Midi Dress + Comfortable Heels + Bucket Bag
Are you headed off to explore the resort’s open seaside market or tour the local historic home? A simple cotton midi skirt with a white T-shirt and espadrilles is the perfect . Protect your skin from the sun with a wide-brim hat and carry a camera bag for snapping great shots!
The outfit: Cotton Midi Skirt + White T-Shirt + Espadrilles
For Clubbing the Night Away
A simple maxi dress will take you from day to night when you simply swap sensible sandals for fancy footwear. Embellished flat mules will do the trick and still look chic.
The outfit: Ruffled Maxi Dress + Embellished Mules + Dainty Jewelry
For a Day on the Water
All aboard a boat, a ship, a catamaran or a jet-ski! Pair a simple black bikini with a white linen shirt for a classic look. Finish off with your white Lolita sunglasses, denim shorts, and practical pool slides.
The outfit: Black Bikini + White Linen Shirt + Pool Slides
For a Nighttime Formal Wedding
If you’ve RSVPed to a formal night wedding, try an embellished naked (but not too naked) gown, a simple crossbody bag, and kitten heels. You don’t want to steal all the bride’s thunder by displaying just a little too much skin.
The outfit: Embellished Naked Gown + Crossbody Bag + Kitten Heels
See more great ideas at From Boat to Beach (and Beyond)