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    Updated on Jul 31, 2020. Posted on Jul 31, 2020

    31 Things From Walmart That'll Make The Heat A Little More Bearable

    Pieces guaranteed to help you stay cool and look like it, too.

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

    1. A sleeveless, white linen sundress to show off your gorgeous skin. With lace that stops just above the knee, it pairs perfectly with flats AND heels. Huge shoutout to the cotton inner lining for keeping everything covered — literally.

    The white lace sundress

    Price: $19.99 (available in sizes XS-XXXL and five colors)

    2. A fitted, sienna crewneck, because you can't go wrong with neutrals. What you see is what you get: a basic, short-sleeved, ribbed, tee. If you don't already have one, you're definitely missing out.

    The rust-colored T-shirt

    Price: $7.88 (available in sizes XS-XXXL and ten colors)

    3. A pair of black, drawstring cargo shorts for doing chores around the house. When it's this hot, doing the dishes is all it takes to work up a sweat. Wearing these shorts will keep you cool no matter what you choose to do.

    The black long cargo shorts

    Price: $14.97 (available in sizes 0X-5X and four colors)

    4. A semi-formal, fiery red halter top that'll be perfect for all of your *virtual* dates. It's a breezy, yet cozy piece that's great for warm temperatures. The soft polyester fabric dries well, so you won't have to worry about sweat stains.

    The red halter top with V-shaped hem

    Promising review: "This handkerchief hem blouse is so comfortable, the material is breathable and cozy, so much that I didn't want to take it off and may just sleep in it. The top is made with a soft, polyester fabric that washes and dries well. Would definitely recommend it. Cheers." —Sabourah

    Price: $24.99 (available in sizes XS-XL)

    5. A pair of striped Levi jeans to get that nautical look from home. It's got fabulously stretchy wide pant legs for maximum comfort. Thanks to the tie-front, you can leave that belt in the closet where it belongs. These simple but stylish pants prove that less really is more.

    The white and blue striped soft jeans

    Promising review: "I like these pants. Although, they are long on me. I have a 30-inch inseam and these could be regular pants on me. The fabric is great. The fit is perfect. I recommend." —sara1962

    Price: $23.99 (available in sizes16-28 and two colors)

    6. A light brown mid-length buttoned dress because it screams "Ms. Indiana Jones," AND Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex. Point being, it can work in casual and professional environments. It's asymmetrical, sleeveless, and buttoned all the way down to your calves.

    The brown midi dress with brown button-down design and belt

    Promising review: "I wear medium normally but big boobs and need a large." — Jennifer

    Price: $14.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL and four colors)

    7. A ruffled, paisley wrap skirt for a splash of color that'll brighten your day. It's a statement piece with jewel tones, so wear it with a solid top and sandals. Whether you're socially distanced in a city or rural area, you'll turn quite a few heads in this skirt.

    The pink and blue paisley skirt

    Promising review: "Love this skirt, colorful, great quality, and fits as expected. At an exceptional price. Highly recommend." —Emmy

    Price: $20.99 (available in sizes XS-XXXL and two colors)

    8. A collared, grey linen top that'll be perfect for weekend grilling in your backyard. Grills are hot, the sun is hotter, but this shirt is extremely breathable. Plus it's got a fabulous high-low hem that goes well with skinny jeans.

    The grey linen button-down tank

    Promising review: "Well-made, lightweight, comfortable tunic is exactly as shown/described. I had to guess at sizing, as no beachlunchlounge chart is provided and I have never purchased the brand. Size L fits me (5-foot-5 / 175 / 42-39-42) as shown on the model. I machine wash/hang dry linen and/or cotton fabrics to avoid shrinkage, but it made it through a trip in the dryer (by mistake) with no noticeable shrinkage." — shopper6021

    Price: $27.99 (available in sizes XS-XL)

    9. A pair of cuffed, dark wash denim shorts for days you want to look put-together but don't want to wear a belt. If you're having reservations about wearing denim in the warm weather, don't. These are perfect for summer. When it comes to comfort, these pants are the jackpot. They're stretchy and comfy.

    The high-waisted, dark denim shorts

    Promising review: "These shorts fit really good especially when your weight is up and down. They are very comfortable and I'm glad they came in several colors. I got three pairs and they seem to wash well. The only problem I have is that one of the leg sleeves was not sewn right but I'm going to keep them. It's not too noticeable." —Jennifer

    Price: $12.96 (available in sizes S-XXL and three colors)

    10. A breezy, grey-striped, rayon jumpsuit because it's just too cute! Fun, angled lines inject life into what could've been a very boring jumpsuit. Wide sleeves and a tied waist makes it easy to achieve your desired fit. This dress embodies everything we love about summer!

    The grey and white striped jumpsuit with wide sleeves

    Promising review: "I love this jumpsuit, the feel, the fit and the compliments are way beyond my expectations. Two of my friends ordered the same jumpsuit once they saw me in it!" —GLORIA R

    Price: $41.27 (available in sizes 16-28)

    11. A terracotta off-the-shoulder midi dress for a whimsical vibe. In any other context, cuffed sleeves, buttons, and a tied front probably sound very ~stuffy~ — but this dress is hella low-key. Give your collarbone and shoulders a chance to shine. And if you're still not convinced this dress is's got pockets.

    The pink striped midi dress

    Promising review: "The Lush dresses never let me down! This dress is perfect for summer or fall. I love how you can adjust the straps to fit your body. The off-shoulder has comfortable elastic that actually STAYS off-shoulder. It's flowy and beautiful with the brown buttons to accent the colors of the dress. The fabric is also soft, yet breathable which is a major plus! Lush's dresses are elegant with added style. So very comfortable and one of my new favorites!" —Ember

    Price: $36.00 (available in sizes S-L)

    12. A yellow, tie-dyed, button-down shirt that says, "I've got sunshine on a cloudy day." The fabric is super soft and comfortable. If you think you'll find a shirt that's better for relaxation, keep dreaming.

    The yellow front-tie button-down top

    Promising review: "Received the blouse on time and I was so excited. Size is great. I got the 2X and it fits great. I did wear a cami under it as the material is a bit sheer, but not too much. I wouldn't mind getting the other colors. Wonderful blouse for summer." —Brenda

    Price: $12.97 (available in sizes 1X-3X and two colors)

    13. A pair of tied, orange shorts to complement your favorite neutral tops. The floral design is noticeable but not overwhelming. Plus the flowy fabric shouldn't stick to your skin if you do end up sweating. It's wrapped and tied to stop it from gapping at the waist.

    The loose red and white floral shorts

    Price: $16.39+ (available in sizes S-XL and three colors)

    14. A multicolored, spaghetti-strapped ruffle dress because they're totally adorable. Embrace your youthful energy in this quintessential summer dress. It also has a deep plunge to help with air circulation and keep you cool.

    The white and brown striped ruffled mini dress

    Price: $26.00 (available in sizes S-L)

    15. A light-blue, plunged neck romper for dancing in your living room. Its fitted bodice, mocked back, and adjustable straps means it can be tweaked to work for any body type. Pants may not be the first thing you reach for when it's hot, but these are made from *very* light fabric.

    The blue spaghetti strap jumpsuit

    Price: $39.99 (available in sizes S-XL and two colors)

    16. A high-waisted, Levi mini skirt that's stretchy and built to last. Is there a better way to put your style on display? Highly doubt it. Its frayed hemline will look amazing with a graphic tee.

    The classic denim mini skirt

    Promising review: "The size was great and the material was great the size was a 12 it was true to the weight and measurement chart." — Stormy

    Price: $13.88+ (available in sizes 2-22 and two colors)

    17. A relaxed, magenta blouse with flutter sleeves to brighten all your looks. Although it may be called a "peasant top," you'll 100% look like a queen.

    The pink tank top with eyelet neckline

    Promising review: "I purchased size 1X. I like loose clothing. I was happy about: 1) The bottom was wide but not too wide. It dropped nicely. 2) The fabric has a nice texture 3) The color matched the picture 4) It does not wrinkle (I plan to hand wash). 5) I have a large bra size and it definitely did not cling. 6) The sleeves match the picture, they are not tight on the arms." —Veronica

    Price: $14.88 (available in sizes 0X-4X and four colors)

    18. An ankle-length, cobalt halter dress, because it's designed to move like the ocean. Imagine standing on your porch or balcony in a picturesque dress like this. It's lightweight and easy to move in.

    The blue halter midi dress with V-shaped hem

    Promising review: "This dress is so comfortable. Great for the beach or just a day outside. The handkerchief design is cute and the sizing is generous. The fabric is lightweight and wears very easy. I usually wear a 2x or 3x but the 1x in the dress fits fine with no pulling or tight spots. The sewing seems well done. There's no strings or spots anywhere. Overall this is great dress. Just throw it over your head and you're ready to go." —Netloa

    Price: $29.99 (available in sizes XS-XL and two colors)

    19. A sweet pink, floral high waisted skirt for virtual Sunday brunches with friends. It's mid-length, so you no need to think about flashing anyone when you bend over. Purchasing an A-line skirt is always a good idea because they're timeless.

    The pink floral midi skirt

    Promising review: "So cute! Stretchy and comfortable. my daughter usually wears a 2x, but we ordered the 3x for her and it fits perfectly. Very pleased with this purchase." — Karobear

    Price: $17.99 (available in sizes 1X-3X and two colors)

    20. A beige crewneck Looney Toons T-shirt that'll help you channel your inner child. If your AC broke and you're having trouble sleeping in the heat, wear this. Scoop necklines gotta be good for temperature regulation, right? It won't cost much to find out.

    The Looney Toons logo T-shirt

    Promising review: "This shirt is great! Not to fitted and has good stretch. It's super soft and lays well on my curves." —Raquel

    Price: $14.97 (available in sizes 1X-3X)

    21. A sassy, leopard print skirt to make sure you're the hottest thing out this summer — in a good way. It's a tiered ruffle skirt but don't worry, the fabric is sturdier than it looks. Plus, animal prints are totally ~in~ right now.

    The leopard midi skirt

    Promising review: "Absolutely love this skirt! The material is a little thicker than I thought it would be but it still looks amazing! The fit is superb as well." —Katina

    Price: $12.99 (available in sizes XS-XXXL)

    22. A forest green, V-neck Hanes shirt, because it's such a safe but necessary purchase. Having a solid set of T-shirts is *key* to making it through any heatwave. We stan a brand that makes quality shirts in almost 30 different colors and sells them at an affordable price point.

    The green T-shirt

    Promising review: "I couldn't do without my Hanes Nano V-Neck 'reasonable length' T-Shirts that can be worn with a jacket for work or with a pair of jeans, (not tucked in), always looking sharp. These T-shirts are ideal for women that are busty and not given a lot of height. They are not too long, the colors are bright and soft at the same time and the fabric doesn't suffocate you, even in the winter months, like polyester and some other blends do. If you are a warmer type of person and hate being hot, look at the fabrics that you are purchasing and will put two and two together. I love these t-shirts, I wash cool and hang dry and the fabric remains the color that I purchased without shrinking or stretching. There is the room where I need it to always be comfortable without having to tug or pull, no stretch marks. A must-have for my wardrobe." —altarset

    Price: $6.00+ (available in sizes XS-XL and 29 colors)

    23. A faded black denim mini skirt that shows off what you're working with! Mini skirts are always the *moment* and this one has a raw hemline. Whether you opt for a 90s grunge vibe or put a more editorial spin on things, you'll look absolutely amazing in this skirt. It's just too edgy to pass up.

    The black denim high-waisted skirt

    Price: $29.99 (available in sizes 16-24 and two colors)

    24. A pair of pink tied, floral print shorts for days you want to feel cute but won't be leaving the house. These shorts are the epitome of a humble serve. Relaxed fitting shorts with a bow-tie waist are all it takes to make you look as good as you feel.

    The pink belted floral shorts

    Promising review: "Absolutely beautiful shorts! So flowy and fit so well! Not too short but not too long, just perfect!" —Becca

    Price: $14.99+ (available in sizes XS-L and seven colors)

    25. A nostalgic, black suspender dress that's sure to make you stand out. It's not every day that you see a suspender dress. On hotter days, try wearing a bandeau under that chic U-neckline to keep cool.

    The black suspender dress

    Promising review: "Skirt is very flirty!" — Jackie

    Price: $27.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL in eleven colors)

    26. A rust, buttoned, A-line skirt to pair with some Chelsea boots. It may be a bit pricey, but that's because they're made of corduroy. The silhouette and texture of this skirt give vintage, country vibes.

    The button-down red skirt

    Price: $59.00 (available in sizes XS-XL)

    27. A white bodycon dress with flounce sleeves that will fit like a dream. Billowy statement sleeves are sure to make anyone look like an angel. You + this dress + nude heels = Instagram GOLD.

    The white midi dress with ruffled sleeves

    Price: $26.99 (available in sizes 1X-3X and three colors)

    28. An old school Pink Floyd graphic tee, because everyone should know you have excellent taste. Channel the spirit of a carefree rock band in this super casual shirt that won't cost too much money. Get it?

    The Pink Floyd graphic T-shirt

    Promising review: "Great shirt, true to size." — Shelly

    Price: $22.00 (available in sizes XS-XL)

    29. A green, flutter sleeve T-shirt dress for that virtual work meeting you probably weren't going to wear pants for anyway. Comfort is the last thing you'll worry about when wearing this dress. If green isn't your fave, it comes in several other colors. Expect the dress to stop right above the knee.

    The olive green T-shirt dress with ruffled sleeves

    Promising review: "Adorable and super comfortable, runs slightly small, I usually take a 3x but got this in a 4x. The green is beautiful and will work into the fall." — Kimberly

    Price: $12.96 (available in sizes 0X-5X and four colors)

    30. A white, cuffed, boyfriend T-shirt to pull off any outfit effortlessly. If you're wondering why it looks so soft and touchable, it's because this shirt is made from *premium* cotton. When left out, the hem should graze your waistline, but it looks good tucked in too.

    The white T-shirt with chest pocket

    Promising review: "Soft, not too long like a lot of shirts are today. Sleeves are almost to the elbow which I love. Wish there were more colors to choose from, if there were I would buy them. Can't beat the price! They look good on and are easy to care for too." —4pawsx4

    Price: $8.98 (available in sizes XS-XXXL and eight colors)

    31. A pair of lightwash denim Bermuda shorts because they're super stretchy and have FOUR POCKETS! The elastic waistband makes them super easy to pull on. If you're not into the loafers-and-Bermudas look, try pairing them with some really cool sneakers.

    The light wash Bermuda shorts

    Promising review: "Wonderful quality of material: soft and smooth. But the 2X is too tight across the tummy, unlike the 2X denim shorts and jeans I bought. Will exchange them for the 3X size." — Dawn54

    Price: $14.44 (available in sizes 1X-4X and three colors)

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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