The number one rule of an effortless personal style? Well, there are no rules, but to those of you who abide by the summer whites rule, rest assured - Memorial Day came and went and you are now free to dig deep into your dresser drawer to revive your favorite cream and ivory staples. If they're looking a bit dingy and you simply can't salvage a single crisp, white piece from last summer, consider adding these fab finds to your collection.
The Knox Tassel Waist Belt, $198 available at FreePeople.com, is the perfect porcelain accessory. Using a combination of crochet and the fabulous tassel trend, the belt is a must-have, working to cinch your flowy summer dresses in and defining your figure.
Shakuhachi Pleats Please Maxi Dress, $340 available at NastyGal.com
, is an effortless military inspired maxi. Throw it on with a straw hat and tough gladiators for your go-to summer outfit.
A.P.C. Madras Seersucker Bikini $100 at UrbanOutfitters.com
is the cutest way to incorporate the classic seersucker fabric into your summer wardrobe. As a bonus, white bikinis will only work to make you look tanner!
The Sleeveless Crop Button-Up, $40 available at AmericanApparel.net
comes in a variety of different colors and is a staple for days at the office. Tuck it into a knee-length pencil skirt and pair your ensemble with bright colored flats for day-time. Swap the skirt for denim cut-offs and a big pair of aviators for a day off at the beach!