While you may not want to be draped in heavy fabrics this summer, you'll want to follow in the Modern Family actress' footsteps and wrap yourself in lightweight material. The tied top is fun, flirty and elevates a basic top.
MDS Stripes Everything Top in Navy/White Strip, Was $275; Now $110
Your dress may say "fun in the sun," but your sunglasses should say "ready to slay."
Chimi Blue Cat Eye Sunglasses, $98
It doesn't matter how utilitarian your look may be, a pair of fun slide sandals will breathe new life to your outfit.
Miu Miu Embellished Mohair Eco-Shearling Slide Sandals, Was $990; Now $389
A jean jacket goes well with anything: athleisure, night-out clothes, formalwear...you name it. But a cropped version brings levels to your look, especially if you're pairing it with high-waist pants.
Mango Frayed Hem Denim Jacket, $99.99
Don't have anything to wear to brunch? A daytime wedding? Your next meeting? A flowy layered dress can take you anywhere.
H&M+ Sleeveless Dress, Was $49.99; Now$24.99
Boots in summer? It may get a little swampy in there. Instead, try a ventilated version—it's inherently edgy and sexy.
Jeffrey Campbell Diviner Boots, $190
You can't go on your next summer jaunt without a great romper. Before you head out the door, add a little vintage-inspired flair with a patterned iteration.
Rails Minka Polka Dot Romper, $188
As long as it's sleek and minimal in design, this traditional Japanese garb will look oh-so fresh.
Pretty Little Thing Red Printed Satin Long Sleeve Kimono Maxi Dress, $55
It's leg season! But instead of plain mini-skirts, opt for ones with added design details.
River Island Light Brown Biker Zip Mini Skirt, Was $72; Now $24
Wearing silk may not be the smartest idea while sweat drips down your body. However, SJP's lace bralette is pretty genius for all types of ensembles. Whether it's just a peek or full exposure, it can add a sultry femininity to an otherwise plain look.
Hanky Panky Sgnature Stretch-Lace Soft-Cup Bandeau Bra, $42
Feminine but not frilly. Classic but not dated. Conservative but not matronly. Can VB do no wrong?
Ermanno Scervino Short Dress, Was $751, Now $195
Typically, yellow is reserved for flowy sun dresses, but a bodycon version can be fresh and flattering.
C/meo Collective Recollect Slinky Side Tie Midi Dress, $150