4 Looks for Summer Parties
The Pool Party
A warm day by the pool calls for a breezy tunic dress and chic leather sandals. Complete the pairing with a nautical tote made from smart, water-resistant sailcloth.
Sail to Sable Classic Sleeveless Dress in High Risk Red, $188; sailtosable.com
Jack Rogers Alana Sandals in White/Fire Coral, $128; zappos.com
Hayden Reis Navy Stripe & Gold Pineapple Ditty Tote, $170; haydenreis.com
Oliver Peoples Sir Finley Sunglasses, $510; neimanmarcus.com
The Summer Brunch
What's more fun and attention-grabbing than a graphic, sunny dress? Woven wedges and a floppy hat add another layer of style.
Echo Design Metallic Ribbon Floppy Hat in Natural, $48; echodesign.com
Tory Burch Savora Tweed Dress in Honey Mustard, $595; shopbop.com
Stuart Weitzman Minx Sandals in Camel Laniard, $425; zappos.com
The Cocktail Hour
Sophisticated yet playful, a maxi dress can be dressed up or down with the right accessories. Grecian-style sandals and a leather crossbody bag bring the fun for drinks with friends.
Reiss Cecille Printed Maxi Dress in Serpentine, $425; reiss.com
Joie A La Plage Vista Sandals in Nude Multi, $205; joie.com
The Beach Barbecue
White jeans and a striped top are summer essentials and flawless for a beach gathering. Classic boat shoes can be easily slipped off on the sand.
Solid & Striped The Long Sleeve Island Knit in Red, White & Blue Tri Stripe, $118; solidandstriped.com
L.L.Bean Signature Skinny Jeans in White, $69; llbean.com
SPY Presidio Aviators in Gold w/Black, $130; spyoptic.com
L.L. Bean Signature Leather Boat Shoes in Raven Blue, $99; llbean.com
ále by Alessandra Linea Fedora in White, $80; villagehatshop.com