As summer continues, you may be finding that your wardrobe needs a revamp! While we might not be able to go shopping at our favorite stores IRL this season, online shopping is always there for us when we need it. You’ll definitely want to take a look at Zara for trendy summer styles that are bang for their buck, and for a starting point, here are what we consider to be 15 must-haves!
1. Belted Denim Shorts ($35.90)
You really can’t go wrong with denim shorts. They’re super versatile and match just about everything, and when you find the right pair, you’ll feel unstoppable. For an added super flattering flair, high-waisted shorts are the way to go. This pair, with the cuffed hem and tied belt, Zara’s take on this timeless staple, will elevate an easy summer look to a whole new level!
2. Pleated Top ($39.90)
Straight neck tops are super in right now, so for a breezy, romantic summer look, this Pleated Top has got your number! Whether paired with high-waisted jeans or a flowy midi skirt, this shirt is the kind you can dress up or down making it perfect for special occasions or something as basic as a backyard picnic. You definitely want to add this top to your virtual shopping cart.
3. Knit Top ($19.90)
Knit tops are cute and comfy for essentially any occasion. In three color options – white, black, and light blue – this short-sleeved shirt will be your new favorite thing! Its straight neckline is also extremely flattering and would go well with a choker or drop earrings. It’s smooth pairing with distressed denim or a flirty skirt make this a Zara wardrobe essential.
4. Heeled Woven Sandals ($69.90)
Zara has a huge shoe variety and is certainly not lacking in the sandal department. Heeled sandals are a summer essential, and this woven set is to die for. With a crossed front strap and thick heels, these shoes are super supportive and are perfect for both a sunny stroll through your neighborhood and a night out! Plus, they match everything, so you won’t want to take them off!
5. Openwork Embroidered Dress ($69.90)
Everyone needs a dress they can wear up or down, and this Openwork Embroidered Dress definitely makes that feasible! Its unique white patterning makes this olive green dress a fun number for a summer dinner on the patio or for drinks with friends. Additionally, below the elbow-length sleeves poof out and the body is flowy, making this dress also great for scorching days on the beach! It’s asking you to pair it with chunky hair clips and a matching handbag. So cute.
6. Geometric Print Pants ($49.90)
Zara does not have a shortage of high-waisted pants, and these Geometric Print Pants are among the best in its collection. With an elastic waistband, these will be a lifesaver on days where you want to look cute but feel bloated AF. Since the pattern does most of the talking, keep it simple and pair these pants with a black or white tank for a casual, fun look!
7. Knotted Flap Backpack ($29.90)
Between running errands and getting dinner with friends, everyone needs a bag they can grab on the go that is filled with essentials. In the summer, backpacks are essential. This beige backpack not only matches everything but is the perfect size for your on-the-go needs! The circular strap and adjustable shoulder strap make this backpack so easy you won’t even notice you’re wearing it, and its drawstring closure is fitted with a magnetic flap, automatically sealing it when you’re done using it.
8. Halter Top ($12.90)
Halters are one of the most universally flattering styles. In the summer, they’re especially nice for their minimal coverage, meaning you won’t sweat through your clothes – even on the hottest of days! This ribbed Halter Top comes in mauve, orange, white, and black, and is an absolute summer wardrobe necessity. It’s the perfect tank for working out or on a lazy day with your girls.
9. Flat Padded Leather Sandals ($59.90)
Comfy sandals that you can mindlessly slip on are a summer staple, and since you’ll be wearing them a lot, you shouldn’t compromise on looks! In blue, black, and off white, these square-toed, flat leather sandals would bring just about any outfit together. Their strappy front and square heels are chic and trendy, and will totally make your pedicure pop.
10. Draped Dress ($39.90)
If you’ve got body confidence, this is the dress for you. It’s a super cute mini with a straight neckline that ties around the neck, giving you a super sexy yet casual, body-hugging fit. Plus, its zipper is fixed into the seam, making it invisible. Since it comes in black, this dress is sheer perfection for going out with a pop of lipstick or eye-catching shoes. All eyes will be on you in this hot LBD!
11. Printed Skirt ($39.90)
When you’re browsing Pinterest and come across the perfect printed skirt, certain looks can get pretty repetitive. This Printed Skirt is an exception. With the smallest slit and high waist, this dreamy skirt has a unique floral pattern that’s lined with buttons and great for a romantic stroll through the park!
12. Wrinkle Effect Swim Suit ($39.90)
If you’re looking for a sexy one-piece, leave it to Zara and this Wrinkle Effect Swim Suit. Its flattering V-neck and straps will hold your girls up, and also features a cheeky backside that’ll make you want to show off your booty! It also has removable cups, which makes it ideal for any body type.
13. Buttoned Knit Top ($39.90)
Knits + crop tops = hot AF. Show off your tanned abs this summer with this Buttoned Knit Top, which features front flap pockets and short sleeves that scream retro chic! In white, you can match this shirt with endless options, and it also makes for a cute and flirty bikini top cover-up.
14. Medallion Chain ($19.90)
Gold chains are in, so run, don’t walk, for this chunky Medallion Chain! Whether you’re trying to be a streetwear icon or dress up a LBD, you won’t want to take off this seriously trendy bling.
15. Flowy Shorts ($35.90)
Another pair of high-waisted shorts you need in your wardrobe are these Flowy Shorts with a tied belt. Their hidden zipper makes them pairable with silver or gold, and literally any shoes you could think of. Best of all, their paper bag waist gives these shorts a look that is timeless.