Upgrade the generic beach coverup by throwing on a light jacket. This creates more dimension and ties an all-white ensemble together without the need for accessories.
Coat with zipper details by STRADIVARIUS, spaghetti strap bralette with cutouts by BERSHKA, string bikini bottom by CESA SWIMSWEAR, sheer long sleeved coverup by CESA SWIMSWEAR
A casual white tee nonchalantly cinched at the back can make even a slouchy t-shirt look fresh and tailored.
Ruffled short sleeved top by STRADIVARIUS, pleated wide leg trousers by ZARA, leather strap sandal by CHARLES & KEITH
Never fear a monochromatic look—in fact, learn to enjoy assembling it. Keep things interesting and pair textures with unique detailing.
Ruffled long sleeved top by STRADIVARIUS, scallop trimmed halter maillot by CESA SWIMWEAR
A textured quarter sleeve top is a fantastic alternative to the classic wardrobe staple that is the crisp white polo.
Cream textured quarter sleeve top by ZARA, bikini bottom by CESA SWIMWEAR, woven slipper with ankle straps by CHARLES & KEITH
The bralette isn’t making its way out anytime soon; take advantage of the trend and the hot summer weather and experiment with designs that look more like sportswear rather than whimsy lingerie.
Triangle bralette with net detail by TOPSHOP, linen drawstring trousers by ZARA, peep-toe cork sandal by CHARLES & KEITH
Bandeau bikini top by CESA SWIMWEAR, high-waist bikini bottom with cutouts by CESA SWIMWEAR
Whites in ivory, cream and alabaster are instantly chic. Steer clear of frosty or cooler whites as these are tricky, relatively unflattering shades.
Off-shoulder long sleeved top by BERSHKA, frayed short skirt by STRADIVARIUS, single-strap lace-up sandal by PEDRO
Think outside the box. A long vest usually reserved for workwear and smart casual affairs can put a refreshing urban spin on beach fashion.
Long vest by ZARA, bandeau bikini top by CESA SWIMWEAR, high-waist bikini bottom with cutouts by CESA SWIMWEAR, open-toe heeled sandal by PEDRO
Swimwear can also double as casual separates. Try on a cropped wetsuit with high-waist trousers and leather strap sandals to keep things summer-ready but chic for days and nights in the city.
Short sleeved neoprene wetsuit top by CESA SWIMWEAR, wide leg cropped trousers by ZARA, ankle strap sandal by PEDRO
Never underestimate the impact of low-maintenance pieces: A white t-shirt with subtle pleats and a classic high-neck blouse look seamless when layered over one another and create an entirely different look altogether.
Ruffled high-neck blouse by WAREHOUSE, short sleeved top with pleated hemline by ZARA, bikini bottom by CESA SWIMWEAR, slingback heeled sandal by PEDRO