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    33 Vibrant Pieces Of Summer Clothing If You're Trying To Wear More Color

    Hooray for clothes that aren't grey, black, or grey.

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    1. A draped wrap skirt you'll find yourself gravitating toward for any occasion. It all lies in the power of shoe choice: Pair this with heels for tasting course dinners, or with sneakers for that ~aesthetic~ coffee shop you found on Instagram.

    2. A wide-leg low-back jumpsuit that reviewers say is *made* for tall people. It will be a versatile piece that you can wear to any formal wedding (and birthday dinner, graduation party, etcetera).

    3. A off-the-shoulder midi with puffed sleeves and a smocked bust for frolicking through vineyards in an ethereal "I was a fairy in a past life" kind of way. This is an easy one-and-done outfit that requires less effort than matching a top to your favorite leggings. Plus, the breezy material will feel lovely against your skin.

    4. A silky slip skirt that is. the. best. thing. you'll purchase to wear during the warm weather seasons. Pair this with a simple top, pumps, a clutch, and fancy jewelry for a wedding-ready outfit.

    reviewer wearing the skirt

    5. A pair of tie-waist shorts made from an ultra-lightweight material for days in which it is hot, hot, hot [hum to the tune of the iconic song by the Merrymen].

    6. A strapless bustier to zhuzh up the pair of high-waisted jeans you wear — *checks Instagram grid* — pretty much every single time your foot passes the threshold of your front door.

    7. A maxi dress that I've already romanticized and added to my cart. Who's going to make green juice, plant flowers, and visit a local market while wearing the below this weekend? Me. In my head, at least.

    model wearing the dress

    8. A cutout midi dress available in a slew of hues, meaning, unfortunately, you won't be able to choose just one. The choice between lime green and red will feel all but agonizing, so take my advice: simply buy 'em all.

    model wearing the dress

    9. A wide-leg strapless jumpsuit that's about to become your official warm-weather wedding uniform. If high school friend group A and college friend group B and distant family C don't have any guests in common (and if you time your Insta feed correctly), no one will know about your outfit repetition.

    10. A strapless romper ideal for any and all warm weather activities, ergo you can finally banish this question from your lips forever: but what will I wear?

    reviewer wearing the romper

    11. A two-piece set that you'll want to throw on for every birthday dinner you have during Leo season.

    12. A tortoiseshell button V-neck number guaranteed to make you feel ~trendier than thou~ on your stroll to the corner deli. Available in neutral colors and fun patterns alike, quickly throw this on to make it seem as if you didn't snooze through your alarm this morning.

    13. A splurge-worthy silk dress that I'll be considering my plus one to any and every wedding I'm invited to... ever again. "Va va voom" is the phrase I'd use to describe the gorgeous number below.

    14. A ruffled top available in a hot pink hue perfect for folks who have decided to make this the summer of bright wardrobes. The time has come to take a break from the sea of neutrals that is your closet.

    15. A pair of high-waisted bootcut trousers that are approved by folks who love flowers (but hate allergies). These pants are perfectly stretchy but still look put-together.

    16. A lantern sleeve mini voted most likely to be worn by royalty because yes, absolutely, a Disney Princess would wear the below if their kingdoms were real and thriving in 2022.

    17. A ruffled, lace-front flounce swimsuit that I fully intend on wearing as a normal, don't-get-this-wet blouse. Throw on some high-waisted denim and ding ding ding, you've got an outfit winner for your next boardwalk stroll.

    18. An off-shoulder maxi available in six bold patterns, ideal for fashionistas who love print clothing but are sick of florals and leopard.

    19. A two-piece set that I fully intend on wearing whilst padding around my 400-square-foot living room, a sneaky way to trick my mind into thinking I'm yachting in the Mediterranean instead of.... working from my couch. Currently adding this to my cart in anticipation of an eventual vacay.

    20. A ruffled blouse with a tie-back design, aka the perfect crop top to throw on when you're in a time crunch and have no idea what to wear. This versatile piece doesn't just match with pretty much any bottom — it elevates pretty much any bottom.

    reviewer wearing the yellow top

    21. A smocked maxi that's ideal for any season, but I'm already thinking about fall 'fits. I can picture it now: this dress, a leather jacket, and knee-high black boots. You can picture it too. Just look at the image below, lol.

    model wearing the dress

    22. A tie-back bandana top perfect for wearing as-is for brunch — but le fun doesn't stop there, because you can also swish this into a headband, hair tie, and accessory for the drab black crossbody you should have retired eons ago. Plus, unlike most bandana tops, it has straps, so you don't have to constantly worry about it falling down.

    23. A halter maxi dress with a smocked bodice, ruffled bottom, drool-worthy open back, and adjustable back straps that mean a bra may not be necessary (SO LONG, PAINFUL UNDERWIRE). Let's all do this together: *swoon*

    24. A pair of striped shorts ideal for day trips to the beach *and* vacays in which the only decisions that need to be made involve gelato flavors (the right answer is always classic chocolate).

    reviewer wearing the shorts

    25. A basic button-down that can be paired with truly anything, from denim shorts to midi skirts. We <3 versatility.

    model wearing the shirt

    26. A one-shoulder top best accessorized with bottomless mimosas served at your next brunch date, and overpriced avocado toast — poached egg not required (but highly recommended).

    reviewer wearing the red top

    27. A versatile cami featuring a tropical print that's perfectly paired with denim shorts for a more subtle 'fit.

    model wearing the top

    28. A square-neck dress featuring a delightful retro floral print for fashionistas who have an extensive "1960s fashion" Pinterest board.


    29. A strapless floral maxi that feels like it should come with an all-inclusive resort package because, wow, this is a vacation dress if I ever did see one. Slipping this on will make afternoon Zoom calls feel as if they're taking place somewhere tropical.

    30. A cocktail dress for twirling it up on the dance floor at black tie optional affairs, even if the wedding DJ seems to think that playing "Cotton Eyed Joe" was a solid choice.

    31. A smocked mini dress that I bet you're already envisioning for your next outdoor picnic, cc: the delightful photo below.

    reviewer wearing the dress

    32. A plunge neckline high cutout one-piece swimsuit best accessorized with an inflatable kiddie pool if you don't have the luxury of an in-ground — because *nothing* should prevent you from wearing this lovely 'fit poolside while the weather's still warm.

    33. A two-piece bodycon matching set that pair perfectly together but — and I'm sorry to state the obvious — you can mix and match with any wardrobe item. Pair the bodycon midi with your favorite white cami, or the vibrant crop top with your favorite high-waisted denim...and the story goes on.

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