Summer is in full swing, and there’s no better time to evaluate your warm weather wardrobe. Bright colors, fun patterns and comfortable fabrics are all summer style staples that we can’t get enough of. But another trend we’re seeing everywhere is easy and comfortable pieces that don’t require a lot of thought.
“I love the ease of getting dressed when it’s hot,” says stylist Neelo Noory. “Layering can be tricky for some, and certain pieces can really simplify the process of getting dressed.”
And what easier place to shop than Amazon? Whether you’re looking for stylish sunglasses or the perfect pair of linen pants, the site is home to high-quality apparel basics, trendy accessories, and everything in between. Ahead, we’ve rounded up 29 stylist-approved or highly rated summer fashion finds, all available on Amazon.
Lemedy Yoga Tank Top (starting at $18.99; amazon.com)
“I’m seeing lots of above the knee spandex shorts paired with cropped tops or sports bra type tops,” says stylist Sheyna Imm. Noory agrees, noting that a bra top paired with wide-leg pants is an effortless way to look stylish while staying comfortable. This yoga tank top works both as a low-impact sports bra and as an adorable top for everyday wear. It’s also a No. 1 bestseller on Amazon, with a 4.5-star rating from over 36,700 reviews.
R. Vivimos Half-Sleeve Cotton Flowy Long Dress (starting at $31.99; amazon.com)
One summer style trend Imm is seeing a lot is “prairie-esque summer dresses” that are easy to wear, comfortable and universally flattering. This midi-length option features an elasticized bodice, square neckline and puff sleeves — features we love about the similar nap dress style. In addition to your standard neutrals, it’s available in tons of perfect-for-summer pastel shades.
YYW Summer Rattan Bag ($27.99; amazon.com)
“Rattan bags are easy for everyday wear and perfect for summer,” says Imm. This option is made from 100% natural hand-woven seagrass and is large enough for all your essentials — phone, water bottle, book, sunglasses, and even more.
Meladyan Round Neck Basic Racerback Camisole (starting at $8.99; amazon.com)
One of Noory’s summer style must-haves is a simple white tank, which can be easily paired with virtually any bottom — denim shorts, floral skirts, Bermuda shorts, you name it. This well-priced option is cropped and features the trendy high-neck cut. It’s also available in tons of other colors, so you can stock up on neutrals or experiment with a bolder color.
Amazon Essentials Drawstring Linen Wide-Leg Pant ($28.40; amazon.com)
Imm recommends “a loose fitting linen pant in a light, neutral color” as an easy way to stay comfortable while looking chic. These easy breezy pants are made from 100% linen and sport a drawstring closure. Imm’s favorite way to style these pants is with a black tank top for a “chic, easy, and flirty look that’s still professional.”
Le Specs Outta Love Sunglasses ($59; amazon.com)
“Le Specs is currently one of my favorite brands in the sunglasses world,” says Noory. “I think their price point is great and they always do collaborations with fashion forward brands.” This stylish option is available in black or tortoiseshell. “I’ve had a pair for years, and they’ve proven very durable as well,” Noory says.
Daily Ritual Georgette Fluid Drape Standard-Fit Slip Dress ($29.90; amazon.com)
“Less is always more,” Imm says, “but especially in the summer.” Keep your look stylish yet simple with a slip-style dress, one of Imm’s summer staples. This lightweight option features a flattering body-skimming fit, and can easily be dressed up or down with the right shoes and accessories.
Amiblvowa Knit Two-Piece Outfit (starting at $17.99; amazon.com)
“I love a set,” says Noory, who’s a big fan of how versatile they can be. You can wear the pieces together, or break them up to wear with other pieces in your summer wardrobe. If wearing separately, Noory recommends pairing the top with a bra top and wide-leg jeans, while the shorts can be paired with a vintage tee or crewneck sweatshirt.
Floerns Two-Piece Crop Top and Skirt Set (starting at $25.99; amazon.com)
If you’re looking for a more girly option, this two-piece set has an off-the-shoulder top and a skirt. Both pieces are perfect for wearing together or mixing and matching with other summer staples you might have in your wardrobe. It’s available in a variety of colors, including this beautiful light blue and neutrals like black or white.
Litfun Platform Slide Sandals (starting at $22.99; amazon.com)
“My boyfriend and I have been living in these slides in and out of the house,” says Noory. “They’re so comfortable, go with just about everything, and so far, seem pretty indestructible,” she adds. These are ultra lightweight and feature a nonslip rubber sole. “They’re fine to get wet and easy to dry,” Noory says, making them perfect for lounging by the beach or a pool.
JW Pei 90s Vegan Leather Shoulder Bag ($36.99; amazon.com)
When the weather gets hot, the last thing you want to be doing is carrying around a heavy bag with stuff you don’t absolutely need. Size down and opt for this super trendy vegan leather shoulder bag. It’s available in versatile neutrals like beige, black and brown, in addition to fun colors like green, pink and blue.
Levi’s Tailored High Loose Jeans ($80.99; amazon.com)
“This style of wide leg pant is very much trending,” says Noory, who notes that this jean cut is popular with both women and men. “I’m glad to see comfort is finding its way to stay,” she says — which is in line with reviews. One person writes that these jeans are “extremely comfortable,” without looking too baggy or sloppy.
Furtalk Wide-Brim Sun Straw Hat (starting at $25.99; amazon.com)
Hats are a must-have when it comes to protecting your skin from the sun, and a straw option is one of Imm’s wardrobe staples. This wide-brimmed option is timeless and perfect for looking stylish while keeping your skin safe during beach days or long walks.
Yathon Sleeveless Cotton Summer Beach Dress (starting at $19.98; amazon.com)
“A simple sundress is an effortless and quick way to achieve a put-together look,” says Noory. This top-rated option is both versatile and chic. The gathered skirt and slight ruching along the top, along with adjustable straps, make it a comfortable and flattering sundress perfect for a range of occasions.
Popyoung Summer Casual T-Shirt Dress (starting at $18.99; amazon.com)
If you’re looking for a more casual dress, a T-shirt dress is always a great option to have on hand for warmer days. This one is a bestseller on Amazon, with a 4.3-star rating from over 16,500 reviews. It’s available in tons of colors and cute patterns.
Levi’s Bermuda Short (starting at $24.99; amazon.com)
Another one of Noory’s go-to summer outfits is a T-shirt with Bermuda shorts. This denim pair from Levi’s is available in three fits and various colors. Check out our other top denim shorts picks here, too.
Your Smile Large Square Satin Scarf ($7.99; amazon.com)
If you’re looking for a stylish way to keep your hair up in hot weather, Imm recommends scarves. This affordable option is available in tons of prints. And while there are various ways to wrap your hair, based on its type and length, you can also wear these scarves around your neck or your waist and even as a top.
The Drop Amelie Strappy Square Toe Heeled Sandal (starting at $31.44; amazon.com)
A strappy, low-heeled sandal is the perfect way to dress up any summer outfit. This faux leather option features an approximately 2.6-inch heel, which gives you a little height without sacrificing comfort. Reviewers praised how practical they are, while also being super stylish and on trend.
Goodthreads Standard-Fit Short-Sleeve Printed Poplin Shirt (starting at $22.60; amazon.com)
According to Noory, a printed button-down short-sleeved shirt is the perfect summer staple. It’s comfortable, stylish and easy to pair with tons of different bottoms. This option boasts a 4.5-star rating from over 3,800 reviews, and is available in over 25 prints and colors, from a perfect-for-summer popsicle print to a bold stork and floral pattern.
Birkenstock Arizona Soft Footbed Shoe (starting at $89.95; amazon.com)
Imm calls these classic, unisex Birkenstock sandals “a timeless go-to for myself and many others.” Not only are they easy and completely comfortable, they’re also an iconic option that will always be in style.
Perry Ellis Linen Pant (starting at $46.99; amazon.com)
If you’re on the hunt for a summer pant that’s light and comfortable, try linen. Noory is a fan of anything linen for summer, noting that a linen pant is an easy way to look polished and put together. This pant by Perry Ellis is available in three colors that pair perfectly with a variety of tops, both casual and more formal.
Cubavera Short Sleeve 100% Linen Guayabera (starting at $50.96; amazon.com)
“Guayabera-style, short-sleeved button-ups are amazing for hot weather,” Imm says. This option is made from 100% linen and features some classic guayabera-style details, like a camp collar, pockets, and front and back tucked panels.
Falari Cotton Bucket Hat (starting at $10.88; amazon.com)
Hats are important for keeping your skin safe, and a bucket hat is one of Noory’s favorite headwear options. This one is available in tons of colors and is perfect for pairing with a short-sleeved button-down and Bermuda shorts, along with rubber or foam slides.
Wrangler Authentics Short Sleeve Classic Woven Shirt (starting at $20.14; amazon.com)
“A light chambray denim shirt is perfect for tossing on,” says Imm, whether “for a bit of sun relief or in the cooler evenings.” This highly rated option from Wrangler is totally classic and easy to style.
Volcom Vmonty Stretch Chino Short (starting at $21.64; amazon.com)
Bermuda shorts are trending for both men and women this summer, and Noory notes it specifically as a must-have in any guy’s wardrobe. These stretch chino shorts are available in tons of colors, so you might want to add a couple to your cart.
Amazon Essentials Classic-Fit 7-Inch Short (starting at $17.20; amazon.com)
If you’re looking for slightly shorter shorts, this classic fit 7-inch short is a great option. These are made from 100% cotton and are available in a range of colors and patterns, including fun summery prints like a washed red lobster print and a navy anchor print.
Hanes ComfortSoft Moisture-Wicking Tagless Tank Multipack (starting at $15.99; amazon.com)
“A white tank top is always an important building piece and wardrobe staple,” says Imm, who’s a big fan of these affordable tanks from Hanes, noting that they work wonderfully for both men and women. Noory also chose these tanks as a wardrobe must-have, saying she pairs them with everything. “My favorite combination is wearing this tank with a colorful suit,” she says. “It instantly makes me feel like I’m on vacation.”
Gitman Vintage Large Dot Short Sleeve Shirt ($97.50; amazon.com)
For summertime, Noory encourages folks to experiment with prints. If you’re worried about anything too loud, she suggests a tonal print, something she notes is “a nice way for those a bit nervous to segue into prints.” This top is made from cotton, a summer fabric favorite, and is “super easy to pair with bottoms of any color,” says Noory.
Boisouey Linen Classic-Fit Shorts (starting at $12.58; amazon.com)
When it comes to warm weather, Imm notes that light linen beach shorts are a must-have. These shorts are made from a cotton and linen blend, making them super comfortable for everyday wear. The drawstring closure makes these easy to slip on, and the range of colors and patterns gives you options that you can dress up or wear for fun around the pool.