Every summer there are a few must have key pieces to add to your wardrobe, incorporating both hot seasonal trends and timeless summer classics for the ultimate stylish summer closet. Fulfill these must have 2018 summer trends by shopping brands like Amanda Uprichard, Vintage Havana and Show Me Your Mumu who take the current must have of the moment and recreate it in a way that feels timeless and lasting. They bring us key trendy pieces, the must haves of the season like red and yellow pieces, off the shoulder dresses, boho style maxi and mini dresses, a straw bag, cute versatile rompers, wrap dresses, and a classic pair of sandals to take on the summer in style.
No need to worry about what to wear to this summer's events when you have this Amanda Uprichard silk maxi dress in a luscious shade of honeysuckle yellow. Adorned with a pattern of pale flowers this glowing wrap dress is everything we could have dreamed of for a hot summer dress. Taking the key seasonal color yellow with traditional summer florals and working it into a current favorite wrap style dress creates the ideal special occasion maxi dress for all the summers weddings and parties. The sexy wrap style fit creates a v neck and a slit to show a little leg, while the tie belt comes to a bow at the hip. Maxi dresses are still a hot style for the spring and summer season and this floral printed version in 100% silk and a fashionable shade of yellow is at the top of our summer must have list.
Round straw bags are everywhere this season, so hop on this fun summery trend with a Mint exclusives round woven straw handbag. We love this lined straw tote with a zipper closure and long braided handles for beach days, casual wear, and parties alike. The fashionable circle shape plays on geometric elements in your outfit and fits all the essentials at a roomy 11 inches across. Complete your festival style looks with this pop of earthy woven straw that adds texture to any trendy outfit. Straw bags became trendy for summer long ago with their beachy natural look and earthy neutral shade and they keep coming back, this year in full fashionable force.
A little white dress is an essential for the summertime, and this darling Vintage Havana off the shoulder white dress is on our must have list for summer 2018. Lightweight and comfortable this casual ruffled dress is adorned with chunky tassels across the hem for a beachy bohemian vibe. Wear it as a stylish cover up over a swimsuit for a day by the water, or dress up this look with heeled sandals and dangle earrings for an ethereal and effortless summer white look. The tassel trim detailing is fun and festive for boho festival style or easy everyday looks in the hot summer weather. With full license to wear white after Memorial Day, this light flowy frock is a go-to option to beat the heat while sweet boho details like the tiered ribbon ruffles and crochet tassel hem ensure a stylish look with any accessories.
Add casual summer style to any look with these gorgeous Vintage Havana rose gold woven wedge slide sandals. A good pair of sandals is essential for a summer of comfort and style, and we can’t get enough of these metallic woven flatforms. Add height and casual glamour to dresses, jeans or shorts in a nearly neutral rose gold hue. The woven braided straw provides a laid back look to these slip on sandals while the wedge height and subtle shimmer bring refined urban trends to the look. Wear these with a beachy sundress on summer weekends, or slip them on with denim shorts and a flowy tank to dress up your everyday summer uniform.
An easy cute romper is a necessity for the warm summer days, and this Show Me Your Mumu denim chambray romper is a key piece for the 2018 season. Loose and comfy in a lightweight chambray fabric this v neck romper had a frayed hem and adjustable frayed straps for a casual bohemian vibe. A low v back is sexy and cool making this piece stand above the rest. Having a few pieces in chambray denim a summer must for the ease of matching with everything since denim is often considered a neutral, and the texture adds depth to gauzy summer looks.The tencel and linen blend fabric of this romper is easy to wear for a casual summer look with neutral wedge sandals and chic sunglasses that will take you everywhere from the pool to a party with a simple change of accessories.
An easy printed swing tank is a warm weather essential, like this pretty blue and white Show Me Your Mumu printed summer tank. The flowy fit and summery blue and white color combo in a scattered paisley print are perfect for an easy beach style look with white jeans or cutoff shorts. With a low v back this loose swing tank top is effortless and flirty to complete your chic summer ensembles. The summer hues, recalling puffy white clouds in a vibrant blue sky, match with just about any bottoms in your closet making summer outfits a breeze.
A pair of classic cutoff shorts is an absolute must for summer weather, and we love these Vintage Havana white denim shorts with a lace up detail. A trendy spin on the classic denim short, these feature a lace up each side with a tassel tie threading through metal grommets. Also available it regular blue denim, we’re really loving the distressed summer white jean option to wear with tanks, tees and swimwear all summer long. With a frayed hem these cutoffs hit in just the right place for a short look that is classy and fun. Ideal for the beach with flip flops and a straw hat, or a boho festival ensemble with a crop top and platform sandals, these shorts are versatile and wearable for every occasion. The trendy lace up detailing sets them apart from the rest but doesn’t inhibit their ability to pair with all of your favorite summer tops for a chic and playful summertime look.