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As we sense the summer temperatures warming from the runway to the red carpet, it calls for a summer style revamp for you as well. But before you splurge on your credit card wildly, here are a few tips to look great without spending a fortune.

Glam legs-lets flaunt!

This summer experience a chance to show off those toned legs in a chic set of bright patterned shorts. Take a page from Barbara Bui and pair these classy shorts with a relaxed solid blouse to create an outfit that nobody can ignore. Loud, eye-catching and trendy is perfect for this summer’s style statement.


Lace and flutters:

Let’s fling some old school fashion back in style with playful lace dresses. A dainty white lace will add a sprinkle of feminism to any summer outfit put together. A look at the fashion giant Burberry’s 2016 summer collection featuring almost exclusively lace shows that this romantic fabric is a must-have for the season. Add a dimension of lace to your summer romper or cocktail dress to make any outfit an instant hit!



Leather dress for summer: Why not!

Still looking for your leather dress inspiration? Dress to kill by taking a cue from Emmy Rossum’s midi-length ash grey outfit. Yes you heard it right! This low temperature fabric continues to make a style statement through the summers as well. The only rule to play it right is keeping the silhouette breathable.



Our Favorite Black Dress:

This little fashion staple never goes out of style. Reminisce over this 90s classic to add elegance to any look that you wish to pull off. A black dress is your one stop solution to either dress up or dress down and gets you instantly ready to go to any occasion. Whether you grace the streets with an ankle grazing silhouette or simply put on the classic little black dress for your date night, prepare to set the world on fire with this cute demure number!

Grace it with a two piece outfit:

When it comes to striking the right balance between casual and cool, nothing does it better than a flirty two-piece dress. Just put on this classic summer ensemble pairing a preppy top with a thigh slit skirt to make your outfit an instant hit. Sleek, modern and totally contemporary - now that is a look difficult to resist. Balance it with a flats and it will be your imitable outfit to look calm, collected and classy throughout the day.



Full-length Maxi

A classic look, this full-length breezy maxi dress is one to takeover the street styles. Add a romantic allure to your summer outfit and give a new definition to the laid back flowing silhouette with a polished understated sexy appeal. Complete your look with strappy sandals and a fringed satchel to prove that pulled together can happen even in the summer heat. Get inspired by Valentino’s beautiful tribute to Africa in this lazy voluminous outfit that translates effortlessly off the runway and into the mainstream.



Melissa Kennedy is a blogger and freelance professional. She has a passion for fashion, fitness, and technology and takes her inspiration from the people she meets while traveling the globe. Melissa has written articles for tea companies, fitness giants, and fashion sites, such as Giorgio West.