From nautical to wildflower, pick from 6 hottest themes of the season because we present shopping ideas on dressing for a pool party + swimwear & jewelry! Last week, I wrote about the latest bikini/ swimsuit trends of this season, but I can’t wait to create outfits to wear over those! So let’s go! Shopping tips on dressing for a pool party!
Dressing for a Pool Party
You know summer is not just about flip-flops and margaritas! Pool parties, splashdowns, sundowners, barbecues, beach ball, and rain showers, you’re about town and you want all eyes on you, and you’re very excited about it all, I know!! Plus, we are already seeing the earliest monsoon showers. So let’s up the glam and look sizzling hot for all the fancy events you’re planning to go to! Here are 6 sexy outfit themes to try that I created mixing and matching the latest colors and outfit styles – cropped tops, orange lips, color-block bikinis, bronzer, nautical, it’s all there!
Pool Party Outfit: Nautical
Nautical style is very in this season, and looks very chic and casual! Don’t be afraid to mix stripes with prints, but while mizing patterns, don’t go overboard with makeup or hair.
Draped metallic silk-crepe skirt – Burberry London
Gold Anchor Pendant Necklace – Minor Obsessions
Gold-plated cord necklace – Ben Amun
Gold-plated, sapphire and enamel ring – IAM BY Ileana Makri
Fisher Island piqué bandeau bikini top and bottom- Heidi Klein
Technologic sunglasses – Dior
Dior Addict Fluid Stick 219 Whisper Beige – Dior
White With Rivet Point Toe Flats – Romwe
Casual Summer Look: Fiery Chili
If you’re in the mood to try the latest orange lip trend while looking fire-engine hot! Plus: dare to mix up more summery colors such as yellow and pink!! Strap Design Multicolored Two Piece Bikini – RoseWe
Crocheted cotton-blend top – Emilio Pucci
Sailor Shorts – Chloé
Gemstones Toggle Closure Charm Bracelet – Maykool
Flowers Silicone Necklace – Ek Thongprasert
Love Moschino Flip-Flops – Moschino
Round tortoise-shell sunglasses – Ray Ban
Electric Orange lipstick – Maybelline
Crop and Cut-Out Look: Summer n’ Sun
Yellow and blue never fails to look cool in the summers! Try it with hot pink fluid lipstick! Crossover crop top – Jonathan Simkhai
Yellow Crepe Skirt – Valentino
Black color block strappy triangle bikini set – Rotita
Stardust bangle – Swarovski
Aqua Daine beaded statement necklace – Bloomingdale’s
Light blue metal tube wedge flip flops – New Look
Aviator style sunglasses – Victoria Beckham
The Romper Girl: Watermelon Color Pop
Cross and cropped jumpsuits are very much in fashion right now! Try one in a solid color and use accessories in a different color to make them pop! Red sleeveless cross hollow jumpsuit – Shein
‘Bubble’ gladiator platform sandals – Dolce & Gabbana
Adjustable Laser Cut Red Bikini – Adriana – Moeva London
Wink Mascara And Wink Cream Eye Shadow In Jaded Jack – Butter London
Green Penny necklace – Caliz London
The Bronze Goddess
Can’t wait to try the latest natural-looking bronzed up look with a glowy skin! Theme it up by getting inspired by the Greek goddesses and pair it with white and bronze! Rosi cropped crocheted cotton top – Miguelina
White crepe shorts – Giambattista Valli
Sirene sequined halterneck bikini – La Perla
Kori lace-up leather sandals – Ancient Greek Sandals
Gold plated ring -Arme de l’Amour
Chevron gold plated ring -Arme de l’Amour
Goddess Hammered Gold-Plated Cuff – Stephanie Kantis
Two-tone cat-eye- gold sunglasses – Saks Fifth Avenue
Rouge Dior Brilliant 310 Paname – Dior
Ms. Hotness: Wild Flower
Flowers are in full bloom and aren’t you a wild flower yourself? Try a bright color crop top and pair it with light colored printed shorts. Mix and match multi-colored accessories for that wild look! Sexy cut-out straps crop tank top – Blackfive
Pale yellow flora print cotton shorts – Gucci
Beach house bouquet necklace – Kate Spade New York
Monogram purse – Yves Saint Laurent
Insects of Britain print espadrilles – Burberry
Cat-eye sunglasses – Tom Ford
Hope you liked these outfit ideas on dressing for a pool party. You can wear them without the bikinis on casual summer weekends too! Lemme know which one is your favorite! 🙂 Au revoir!
Shilpa Ahuja the editor-in-chief of ShilpaAhuja.com, which she founded with the goal of inspiring confidence in the modern working woman through fashion. Other than defining the direction of the magazine, she also writes about fashion & beauty trend forecasts, industry analysis, and opinions.
Shilpa’s work has been published in the University of Fashion blog and Jet Airways magazine. She is also an artist, illustrator and cartoonist. She is also the creator of Audrey O., a comic series that represents the lifestyle of millennial women. She enjoys creative writing and world travel. Her art has been exhibited at Harvard Graduate School of Design and the Aroma Hotel, Chandigarh and been published in Chandigarh Times.
Originally from Chandigarh, Shilpa also has a degree in architecture and has worked in interior project management. She is also the author of the book “Designing a Chinese Cultural Center in India”. Shilpa has a Masters in Design Studies degree from Harvard University.
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