Less is more, yes, but we also recognise that putting together outfits that look simple isn't always a simple task. But when there are better things to be doing—hello manicure and gourmet brunch!—we thought it best to assemble a go-to list of easy-peasy outfits that you can turn to in an instant when the going gets tough and you want to get going.
So we've armed you with a carefully curated selection of fashion bloggers in their most laid-back outfits of late, deciphering a few straightforward formulas to kick-start your new breezy wardrobe plan from today.
Scroll through the gallery to get fast, new, simple outfits ideas for the weekend and way beyond…
The classic blue shirt with extra wow-factor.
Switch out the belt for a vintage one, and extend this skirt's shelf life.
Say hi to your new workwear tote.
From the bedroom to the boardroom—if your boss allows it.
This style comes in so many colourways, but this is our top choice.
You'd never guess these were from the high street.
Party shoes extraordinaire!
A Mickey Mouse tee that you can actually call chic.
Antique florals you can use to modern effect.
Which of these looks are you most into? See your guide to the best summer dresses here.