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Woman in yellow dress

What to Wear Where This Summer

What makes a summer one for the books? Sprawling out somewhere sunny with a great read, cannonballing into crystalline water, clinking glasses of glou-glou under fairy lights, sorbet skies overhead…things like that. This year, we’re making the most of the season (shout-out, summer Fridays) with an all-star lineup of warm-weather plans. Now who’s with us?

BEACH CLUB

A single strap and a high-cut leg revamp an otherwise basic black swimsuit, but it’s the strategic accessories—ray-blocking bucket hat, reef-safe SPF, a cozy knit to shrug on when the sun starts to set—that let you post up from high noon till happy hour.

Photo courtesy of Amanda Marsalis/Trunk Archive

G. LABEL KELSEY V-NECK TOP

Photo courtesy of Amanda Marsalis/Trunk Archive

What to Wear

BACKYARD CELEBRATION

A patterned maxi in an optimistic hue is our answer to every wedding or engagement party on the calendar. Finish the look with subtle strokes of gold, grass-friendly shoes, and a charming plus-one on your arm in the shape of a classic-with-a-twist-of-green bag.

Photo courtesy of Olivia Muniak

dining table

Photo courtesy of Olivia Muniak

What to Wear

  1. Ilia LIP OIL
    ILIA LIP OIL goop, $26
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  2. Suzanne Kalan Bracelet
    Suzanne Kalan Bracelet goop, $5,000
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  3. What Goes Around Comes Around Bag
    What Goes Around Comes Around Chanel Bag goop, $4,950
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  4. Cara Cara Dress
    Cara Cara Dress goop, $495
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  5. G. Label Emily Yellow Gold 
              and Pavé Split Earrings
    G. Label Emily Yellow Gold
    and Pavé Split Earrings
    goop, $895
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  6. Henry Rose Fragrance
    Henry Rose Fragrance goop, $120
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  7. A Emery SANDALS
    A Emery SANDALS goop, $150
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LAWN GAMES

Whether it’s croquet or a crosscourt rally, nothing gets you going like some friendly competition. Raise the stakes on a retro-looking set with Clubmasters, a fresh pair of sneakers, and the coolest Nalgene you’ve seen since summer camp. It’s a winning look, whatever the final score.

country club

What to Wear

LAKE LIFE

Packing for the pontoon involves a three-point strategy: 1) stripes on stripes, 2) a waterproof camera, and 3) a bevy of Stasher bags stuffed with fresh fruit. A woven tote holds all the essentials, including (completely clean!) citronella-scented bug spray and, of course, Birkenstocks.

G. LABEL BLAIR JUMPSUIT

What to Wear

SUNSET
DRINKS

Picture this: you, your crew, and a 7 p.m. reservation at that new rooftop downtown. Locate the flowiest LBD in your closet, then layer on a cardigan, a leather pouch, and a dusting of petal-pink blush, plus shoes you can safely walk in after a martini (or two).

city at sunset

What to Wear


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