Style Brief: Four Sweet Summer Staples


From a soft striped ensemble to a super chic bag, here are our favorite summer essentials.

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Summer is fast approaching.

And while the warm season calls for staycations, vacations, and lots of fun time in the sun, what it doesn’t call for is whimsical fashion.

It’s about looking at styles to take home and wear over and over again.

With that in mind, we’ve rounded up four fabulous fashion finds that are stylish and easy to wear. From a sweet striped ensemble to a super chic bag, here’s our favorite set of summer staples to wear over and over:

Elegant set

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Easy to wear from top to bottom, the striped button-up shirt and shorts from Vancouver-based brown label the Label are sure to become favorites this summer. The casual pieces, available in sizes XS to XXL/XXXL and in black, pink or beige, combine for the perfect fit.

$75 (shirt), $68 (shorts) |

shoe in

From eco-friendly brand Allbirds, these Tree Flyers – the brand’s first performance running shoe – bring style and substance to daily workouts and runs around town. Made with a unique eucalyptus fiber textile upper and a new bio-based SwiftFoam sole, these sneakers have a carbon footprint of 9.92 kilograms of CO2, which is fully offset to zero, according to the brand.

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$210 |

Top hat

Let a baseball cap like this bold red cotton cap from Stockholm-based sportswear brand GANT Apparel become your summer companion. The easy, breezy style adds a sporty touch to any outfit, while ensuring every bad hair day doesn’t go unnoticed. Pair it with an eye-catching stack of gold earrings and a low bun to earn extra style points.

$59 |

best bag

If you’re looking for a stylish handbag option that will stand the test of time, look no further than the new Roots Cloud Lola bag. The design of the Canadian brand includes a zipper on the top and a rounded shape. Available in two sizes, the cushioned piece comes in five shades, including this perfect pink. Big enough to hold all of the day’s essentials, yet chic enough to wear to dinner, this cute Lola bag is pretty much a bag dream come true.

$278 | Roots,

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