Your Summer Capsule Wardrobe Checklist

Have fun in the sun with these must-have summer items!

Summer is here! Get ready for relaxing days at the beach and warm nights outdoors with your loved ones.

As the temperatures increase, you’ll love the transition to warm weather clothes!

This checklist of essential summer items will help you have the most versatile and stylish summer yet:

  1. Pattern Shirt
  2. When you wear a patterned top, you create quick and easy outfits without losing interest. Each Type of woman has a classic pattern that looks great on her:

  3. Solid Tank Top
  4. A solid tank top is a great piece to wear alone or under a cardigan or dress. If you just choose one, choose a classic color for your Type:

    • Type 1 – Buttercup Yellow
    • Type 2 – Soft Purple
    • Type 3 – Mustard Yellow
    • Type 4 – Stark White

    Use your Style Guides to help you choose the correct color that looks best on you!

  5. Graphic Tee
  6. Graphic Tees are a fun way to show your personality and make a statement. Set the intention you’ll find graphic tees that are true to your Type and express your unique personality.

    Lifestyle members: check the StyleInspire boards every Monday and Thursday for new Expert-curated outfits for your Type. Some of the boards have included graphic tees that our community loves.

  7. Button-Up Shirt
  8. Button-up shirts can be dressed up or worn as a layering piece. Layering is essential even in the warm summer months. Going in and out of air-conditioned buildings, you’ll want a layer you can easily throw on to keep warm. A button-up top can be dressed up for an evening out or going to the office.

  9. Denim Shorts
  10. Every Type looks great in denim! It’s a classic summer look. You can pair them with the patterned top or graphic tee—and you’ll be good to go.

    Need some direction on how to find the perfect jean? In Dressing Your Truth, you’ll want to look for specific things to find the best jeans for your Type of beauty. These Lifestyle videos about each Type’s jeans will be a great place to start.

  11. Wide Leg Pull-On Pants
  12. This style of pants has been trending since last summer. Often referred to as a culotte or palazzo pant style, this is great for summer as they are lightweight and breezy. These can be worn effortlessly with a tank and dressed up or down with a simple change of shoes!

  13. Knee Length Dress
  14. Many women love to wear skirts or dresses in the summer to keep the air flow going. Choosing a knee-length skirt or dress allows you to still run around with the kids without worrying about things staying in place.

  15. Slip-On Shoes
  16. Grab and go! You’ll want some easy slip-on shoes that are comfortable to walk in and easy enough to take off when you want to dip your toes in the water at the lake or beach.

  17. Strappy Sandals
  18. These are perfect for dressing up your pants, skirts, or dresses. The right kind of sandals can make you feel fancy without losing comfort! A nude shoe is a great summer option that can go with most everything in your closet.

  19. Swimsuit
  20. Whether or not you’ll cannonball into the pool, this is a must have for summer! Make sure you feel comfortable in your swimsuit. Our DYT swimsuit resources have helped women find their inner confidence for the first time in years!

  21. Hat
  22. If you think, “I’m not a hat person,” think again! Hats are a great way to keep the sun off your face and rock your 3rd day hair! A baseball cap, straw fedora, or large brim hats are all in style this summer and can be the perfect, functional summer accessory!

  23. Large Tote Bag
  24. Large tote bags are a must-have for the summer! You’ll be out of the house for longer periods of time, running to and from activities, the pool, or heading to the park for the afternoon. Straw totes are in style this summer, but you could choose another design to express your Type. Have fun with it!

  25. Sunglasses
  26. Are your sunglasses from a few years ago scratched up and getting wobbly? Time for you to treat yourself to a new pair of sunglasses for your Type. Keep the sun out of your eyes and be able to relax more easily with a fashionable pair of sunglasses.

  27. BB Cream & Blotting Powder
  28. BB Cream is the quickest way to a flawless finish. Each shade includes SPF 30 and can be applied like a moisturizer with just your hands. It’s skin caring and skin protecting in one simple step.

    Keep the Oil Control Blotting Powder in your purse to liven up your skin when the sweat starts to melt away your makeup. This shine-absorbing pressed powder is oil-free and the translucent finish is perfect for all skin types. Apply over makeup for an even and flawless finish, or simply use as a blotting powder.

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