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    Updated on Jul 22, 2020. Posted on Jul 22, 2020

    31 Pieces Of Comfortable Summer Clothing You'll Probably Live In

    Comfort is key when it comes to getting dressed when it's hot out.

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    Unless otherwise specified, all sizes in this post are listed in women's.

    1. A two-piece midi dress outfit you'll feel ~cool~ in both figuratively and literally because it's made with lightweight, stretchy, and breathable fabric.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I was very skeptical when I brought this outfit. I wasn't sure how it was going to fit on my body being I'm 5 feet tall and thick. But the material was very stretchy not see-through and comfortable. It definitely fits true to size. I would recommend it and plan on buying again in a different color."—LaKisha Juma

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99 (available in sizes XS-5X and in 26 styles).

    2. A tie-waist pant for the days when you're just not feeling shorts but don't want your legs to start sweating profusely the moment you step outside.

    Model wearing the pants with pleats across the front and tie waist in navy
    Aday

    Promising review: "I'm really impressed with these trousers. They are comfortable, lightweight for the summer, and wear and wash so well. I put them straight on when I received them and have already got so much wear out of them." —Nivi M

    Get them from Aday for $140 (available in sizes XS-L and in five styles).

    3. A patterned V-neck skater dress so easy to throw on in the morning — even if you don't plan to leave the house. Sometimes you need to get dressed up just for yourself, I get it.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This dress is so comfortable. I like the fit and flare style. It's fitted just under the bust. It is also great for breastfeeding! I do wear a cami under since the V is a little deep. I wish there were more colors available." —Stefanie Tatum

    Get it from Amazon for $19.88 (available in sizes S-XXL and in 35 styles).

    4. A V-neck cami you'll feel even more ~red hot~ in than the temperature outside.

    Model wearing the spaghetti-strap tank in bright red
    Eloquii

    Promising review: "This cami fits perfectly. It's comfortable and a great addition to your closet, as it's a staple to wear with other pieces." —Zerita G.

    Get it from Eloquii for $19.95 (available in sizes 14-28 and in red, black, and white). Plus, new customers get 50% off one item and 40% off everything else in the order with our exclusive promo code BUZZFEED50.

    5. A pair of shorts made of a cotton and linen blend, which means they won't be too stiff but will let your legs breathe in the heat.

    The shorts with a drawstring waist and pockets in green
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love those shorts! They are so soft and comfortable! I also love the fact that they have pretty deep pockets. They are the perfect length for everyday wear, and the color is lovely. The only thing is that the holes where the string comes out of seem a little flimsy. So far nothing has ripped though, so maybe it’s fine." —Johnson

    Get them from Amazon for $22.99 (available in sizes S-XXL and in eight styles).

    6. A sleeveless ruffle sundress everyone will be ~check-ing~ out and asking you where you got it from.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this sundress. It is so comfortable and cool on these hot summer days. It's a great dress." —All4

    Get it from Amazon for $23.89 (available in sizes S-XXL and in four colors).

    7. Paperbag waist shorts made with 100% organic cotton so they're lightweight but still give you plenty of coverage.

    Model wearing the shorts with a tie around the waist with their hand in the pocket in white with black stripes
    Nordstrom

    Get them from Nordstrom for $39 (available in sizes XS-XL and in three styles).

    8. A lace tank top that looks super nice but costs less than $20. So maybe I need two or three of these at least?!?

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "I love these shirts. They are so light and comfortable and pretty. They're perfect for any outfit. I live in Florida — so I need light blouses because of the heat and humidity. I have four or five so far, and I may order more. I love them!" —MBC

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in sizes S-XXL and in nine styles).

    9. Seamless rib bike shorts you could wear for lounging around and finishing your book — or working out —whatever is more your summer speed. You do you.

    Model wearing the shorts in neon mint while lounging on the couch and reading a book
    Free People

    Promising review: "These are the best biker shorts ever. These shorts are so comfortable and are the perfect length. Definitely worth it!" —Isabelt13

    Get them from Free People for $20 (available in sizes XS-L and in eight styles).

    10. A ruched bodycon dress that is simple yet will make you feel super elegant, so it'll be a staple in your closet for years. You know the kind you'll grab when you need a good outfit that doesn't require a lot of thought.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I absolutely loved this dress so much, I ordered three. I got the coffee, olive, and black. It made of comfortable, stretchy fabric that doesn't make me hot. The length is exactly as I expected. It can be dressed up with heels and jewelry, or down with flats and a jacket. They will be wardrobe staples for me, for sure." —Emily LePinnet

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99 (available in sizes S-3X and in nine colors).

    11. An oversized T-shirt with pretty much the mood of the summer on it. Air conditioning and this shirt will be my two best friends this summer, guaranteed.

    Model wearing the white t-shirt with a pocket on the left side with the words "Low key v sweaty rn" in black
    Aerie

    Get it from Aerie for $22.46 (available in sizes XXS-XXL).

    12. A V-neck jumpsuit you can wear with a T-shirt underneath when the weather is cooler or by itself when it's hot hot hot out.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this jumpsuit! It’s very simple! I’m 5-foot-2 and petite, so finding jumpsuits that fit well isn’t easy. This one fits AMAZING! It's not too long or too short. The color is so cute, and I love the material! It’s very comfortable, and you don't get too hot in it. I love that you can wear it on its own, or with a shirt underneath. It can be worn casual or a little dressed up. It's definitely a favorite in my closet!" —Kennedy Steffes

    Get it from Amazon for $28.58 (available in sizes S-XL and in eight styles).

    13. A button-down shirt you'll look ~flocking~ fabulous in even when it's super humid outside because the fabric will still let you breathe.

    Model wearing the collared button-down shirt in white tied in the front  with a pocket on the left chest and a print of flamingos in ice cream cones all over it
    Torrid

    Promising review: "Okay, so when I first saw this print, I just had to have it. I mean, pink flamingos in an ice cream cone....so flipping cute! I normally am not much of a fan of challis material since it doesn't have much give and it is tighter in my arms. With this one though, it does have a very slight stretch to the challis fabric and is very comfortable. I ordered my normal size 0, and it fits well. It isn't too tight in the arms, and it doesn't cling. I would suggest if you want to style it like in the photos, where you want to tie it up and for it to be a bit more of a looser fit, you will want to size up one size. The flamingos were just too cute in this shirt to pass it up." —Danilyn

    Get it from Torrid for $31.85 (originally $45.50; available in sizes M-6X).

    14. A pair of slip flowy pants with slits up the side so the wind can blow through them and make you feel like a model walking down the runway when really you're just strolling down the street.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "These pants are gorgeous. I was concerned about the length of them. I feel like most women wear heels with this type of style or platforms, so I thought it would drag on the floor because I don’t and I’m 5-foot-3. However, it didn’t drag at all. The length was nice, and the pants were so comfortable and flowy. When I walk up and down the stairs, I hold onto them like a princess dress, but yeah it’s gorgeous. It goes great with a white top especially." —Alexia

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99 (available in sizes 4-10 and in white, red, and black).

    15. A multi-color tassel maxi dress so unbelievably gorgeous and lightweight, you may want to wear it every single day. And can I blame you? Absolutely not.

    Model wearing the maxi dress with a white top and brightly-colored pleated fabric on the skirt
    Lilly's Kloset

    Lilly's Kloset is a Black woman-owned online boutique that has been bringing women fashion-forward clothing, shoes, and accessories since 2012. Their mission is to help dress women for their most memorable moments. This dress is 54 inches long.

    Get it from Lilly's Kloset for $78 (available in sizes 1X-3X).

    16. Slouchy shorts made with fabric that stretches, so they'll look nice no matter if you wear them at home or out.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I really love these shorts. The material is very soft, and is nice and stretchy. The pattern selection is great. The shorts fit exactly as they are supposed to and the gathering detail on the shorts is perfect. I'm seriously amazed at how nice these shorts are. They have a good high-ish waist on them and the length of the shorts is ideal — covers my butt completely and a little more." —Sarah

    Get them from Amazon for $18.95 (available in sizes S–L and 14 styles).

    17. A T-shirt dress in neutral colors you really can't go wrong with this summer. This basic will go the distance and give you a reason to get dressed in the morning.

    Model wearing the short-sleeved t-shirt dress with a v-neck in navy
    Universal Standard

    Promising review: "I love this dress! It's super comfortable for quarantine, but good for a work dress when we go back (whenever that is!) I hope to get some in other colors!"—Margo T

    Get it from Universal Standard for $75 (available in sizes 00-40 and in black, navy, and green).

    18. A leopard tee to help you get a little ~wild~ and switch up your basic white T-shirt situation.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This shirt is so versatile! I've styled it a couple of ways. I've been wearing it this summer and can already see fall looks too! It's comfy and the fabric is soft. It fits true to size I'd say." —Anna H.

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in sizes XS-2X and in seven styles).

    19. A short set that'll be a ~mauve-lous~ addition to your wardrobe, because monochromatic looks are extra chic right now. And a comfortable one? Well now, that's très chic, if you ask me.

    Model wearing a boatneck shirt and paper bag waist shorts with a belt all in mauve
    Eclectic Bella

    Eclectic Bella is a Black woman-owned business based in Los Angeles. The brand offers clothing and accessories at a more affordable price point. This set is made with a lightweight fabric and the shorts have an elastic waistline with an adjustable belt.

    Get it from Eclectic Bella for $55 (available in sizes S-L).

    20. A cami jumper you can wear on its on, with a bralette, tank, T-shirt, or even long-sleeved shirt for a piece that'll work from now till November.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this! It is so comfortable and the material is so soft! I ordered a medium and it fit great! I am 5-foot-5-1/2 inches, 150 lbs and 36C...I already ordered another color!" —Mailei

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in sizes S-XL and in 15 styles).

    21. A track jacket perfect for those rainy summer days when it's still hot outside but you don't want to get soaked. This will keep you dry and also won't cause you to sweat while wearing it because that is one of the worst feelings in the world, in my opinion.

    Model wearing the track jacket in lilac outside
    Girlfriend Collective

    Promising review: This jacket is incredible. It breathes, is lightweight and comfortable, keeps you dry in the rain, and looks good. I've worn it for runs, walking the dogs, and just running errands. It has that loungewear feel while I actually look stylish." —Kimberly P.

    Get it from Girlfriend Collective for $128 (available in sizes XXS-6X and in four colors).

    22. A T-shirt dress I believe everyone should have in their closet because it's simple, cute, and practical.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "I love this dress! T-shirt dresses are my favorite thing to wear in the summer, and this one fits the bill. It's comfortable and seems well made. I am 5-foot-6 and 165 lbs. with a 38C bust and ordered a large. It fits great." —Jessica White

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in five styles).

    23. A palm-print jumpsuit made with a stretchy fabric you'll feel so great and look so cute in, you won't ~be-leaf~ it, you tropical bombshell, you.

    Model wearing the strapless jumpsuit with a blue and light peach palm print all over
    Curverra

    Curverra is a Black woman-owned business offering clothes for curvy women. They even offer many exclusive styles. This jumpsuit has a lined top, elastic top and waist, and the fabric is stretchy.

    Get it from Curverra for $53 (available in sizes 1X-3X).

    24. Drawstring shorts made with 5% Spandex, so it won't be a ~stretch~ to say these will quickly become a favorite of yours that you'll grab at least once a week.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "These shorts are really cute and comfy. If you want a looser fit, I would suggest to size one up! Can’t wait to wear them all summer 😍." —Vika Skyz

    Get them from Amazon for $23.98 (available in sizes S-XL and in 10 styles).

    25. A ruffle-hem dress that won't cling to your body even if it's practically hotter than the sun outside.

    Model wearing the dress with puff sleeves, v-neck, and ruffle across the bottom hem in brown spotted print
    Target

    Promising review: "This is a beautiful, flowy, comfortable dress! You can dress it up with cute espadrille sandals or sporty with some plain white sneakers! you can't go wrong! It runs a bit big! I’m usually medium/large, but I needed a small" —Starlite1531

    Get it from Target for $24.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL in seven styles and 1X-4X in two styles).

    26. A slip dress made with antimicrobial fabric, so even if you do sweat a lot, you won't start to smell at all.

    Model wearing the mid-length slip dress with spaghetti straps in light pink
    Rec Room

    Rec Room is a woman-founded brand combining activewear and everyday styles of clothing. The pieces are made with antimicrobial and wrinkle-resistant fabric. This slip dress has adjustable shoulder straps.

    Get it from Rec Room for $128 (available in sizes XS-XL and in four colors).

    27. A two-piece outfit so darling, you'll have to have a photo shoot the minute you put on because you'll look and feel like a million bucks in it.

    Reviewer wearing the set with pants with elastic waist and high slit on either side of the leg and  the top with a deep v-neck and ruffles along the hem and shoulders in green
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this set!!! I get so many compliments on it, and it was so comfortable! I’ve worn the pieces together and the top separately, too." —Tanya Pretola

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99 (available in sizes XS-XL and in 10 styles).

    28. A checkered dress that's basically a really chic way to wear your bed sheets out in public. Everyone will think you're a fashion star, and you'll feel like you're still in bed. Now that's a win-win.

    Model wearing the t-shirt maxi dress that goes down to the ankle in blue with a white checkered print
    J. Bolin

    J. Bolin is a Black-owned business created by stylist J. Bolin.

    Get it from J. Bolin for $60 (available in one size that fits sizes 0-18).

    29. A tie-dye jumpsuit perfect for lounging around at home yet nice enough to wear out if you realize you need to get out and get some fresh air.

    Reviewer wearing the jumpsuit in blue and light pink tie-dye with elastic tie waist, large pockets, and cuffed sleeves with nude heels
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I’ve never been this happy with an Amazon purchase before! A WFH staple! This jumpsuit is so comfortable, cute, and flattering. The fabric is SO soft but a bit heavy (so better for cooler days or AC). I was initially worried it would be too long as I’m 5-foot-1, but it fits perfectly! Love love LOVE! I want it in every color!" —Emma Hoarty

    Get it from Amazon for $29.59 (available in sizes S-XL and in 11 styles).

    30. A bodycon dress that's basically an extended tank top because sometimes that'll all you can even fathom putting on.

    Reviewer wearing the tank dress in pink with denim jacket around their waist and white tennis shoes
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This dress is comfortable, versatile, classy, and sexy! I dress this dress up with nice jewelry and heels or dress down with flip-flops and a denim jacket. The fabric is thick enough, and I love the inner liner. I bought two of these dresses. I wash them on the gentle cycle and hang-dry. They are holding up well with very minimal pilling after about 10 washes. Great value for the money! Highly recommend." —Mary

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in sizes S-XL and in seven styles).

    31. And a V-neck jumpsuit made out of 100% cotton, so it's lightweight, yet simply stunning to wear.

    Model wearing the jumpsuit with a deep v-neck with buttons below it, tie waist, and wide legs that go to mid-calf in a pink with a graphic print
    Saylor

    Saylor is a woman-owned brand with an all-woman in-house team. The brand creates feminine pieces that encourage personal style. This jumpsuit is made from 100% cotton.

    Get it from Saylor for $231 (available in sizes XS-L).

    Me this summer, but with my air conditioner.

    Orion Pictures

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