Stylish Summer Trends We Can’t Get Enough Of
With sunshine (almost) year-round, certain SoCal trends will always stay in style–think sandals, sundresses and sneakers. But each summer brings new looks that keep our wardrobes fresh, chic and on-trend. So if you’re tired of the classic t-shirt, shorts and Rainbow sandals ensemble, take a look at Newport Beach‘s latest fashion staples! From layered jewelry to workout sets that’ll having you turning heads at the gym, these seven pieces will have you looking sharp in no time. Here are this season’s must-haves and where to shop the look!
Trend: Layered Jewelry
Where to Shop the Look: gorjana
Tucked within the city’s state-of-the-art shopping center, Fashion Island, this chic shop offers an assortment of on-trend jewelry designed to “live in, love always and layer every day.” Stop by, and you’ll discover everything from dainty necklaces and earrings to snazzy bracelets, rings and charms. gorjana features an array of collections featuring fine jewelry, layering sets, engravables and gemstones.
Trend: Floral Sundresses
Where to Shop the Look: LoveShackFancy
A semi-new addition to the luxury Lido Marina Village, LoveShackFancy is a fashionista’s happy place. With one step inside, shoppers are welcomed by hues of pale blue and pink and racks of hand-picked vintage pieces. Flattering silhouettes, soft shades and intricate lace detailing combine to make a collection of dresses worth a million credit card swipes…or whatever you’re willing to spend.
Trend: Oversized Handbags
Where to Shop the Look: A’maree’s
In case you haven’t noticed, the ladies are crushing hard on handbags this season. After all, women practically carry their “life” in their purses. And whether you stuff yours with lipstick, car keys, hair ties or hand lotion, you’re going to love this summer’s obsession with oversized handbags. Shop the look at A’maree’s this season, where you’ll find a selection of designer bags big enough to carry all your summer essentials.
Trend: Matching Workout Sets
Where to Shop the Look: No Rest for Bridget
Boy, have we come a long way with workout apparel. It used to be acceptable to throw on some baggy sweats and an old t-shirt and head to the gym. Now, brands like No Rest for Bridget have leveled up athletic wear look with mix-and-match collections, perfect for any gym-goer. Shop everything from ribbed crop tops to spotted leggings and sports bras!
Trend: Bucket Hats
Where to Shop the Look: The RealReal
It may sound silly, but bucket hats have no doubt made a comeback. Even brands like Adidas and Urban Outfitters have hopped on the trend! The RealReal at Lido Marina Village is the destination for everything designer with its rotating collection of authenticated, consigned luxury goods. With brands like Dior, Gucci and Prada, you’re sure to find the bucket hat of your dreams.
Trend: Tie-Dye Loungewear
Where to Shop the Look: Love Lola
Boasting a hip selection of clothes and accessories from Los Angeles and Australia, it’s no wonder Love Lola has become a go-to place to shop in Newport Beach. And if your wardrobe could use a little color, you’re in luck! Tie-dye has risen from the ashes of the ’70s and is a total vibe this season. Love Lola has a stellar selection of tie-dye loungewear, including sweatpants, pullovers and flowy midi dresses!
Trend: Bandana Tops
Where to Shop the Look: Isabelle’s Cabinet
Tucked on Balboa Island‘s charming Marine Avenue, Isabelle’s Cabinet is always sporting the latest trends–whether it’s a chic halter tip or a layered sundress. This summer, we’ve seen the bandana top trend step onto the scene, and to nobody’s surprise, Isabelle’s Cabinet was one of the first to carry it. Shop the look this season and choose between a variety of textures and prints.
Written By: Kaylin Waizinger