I Thought I Had No Clothes, But I Own Everything I Need for These 9 Summer Looks

I know firsthand that there's nothing more annoying than being challenged after saying (or yelling) "I have nothing to wear," but I'm sorry—I must tell you that I'm here today to do just that. But the truth is we all have countless cute pieces in our wardrobes or, at the very least, enough basics to put together outfit after outfit. What I realised can be lacking at times is the creativity or inspiration to do so.

With that in mind, I went looking—on Instagram, of course—for outfit ideas that I knew could be replicated with clothes I already own, and honestly, it was pretty easy. After finding a plethora of looks, I narrowed down my nine favourites to share with you here today because, as always, I've got your back. To see which made the cut and, of course, shop them if you so please—because, after all, this is Who What Wear—just keep scrolling.

1. Button-Down + Tank + Jeans

And don't even worry about trying to match all your colours perfectly. In fact, this look proves that it might even work better when you don't.

2. Silk Scarf + White Dress

Easy and Stylish Summer Outfits for Women

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@andi_mun

Apparently, the simple addition of a silk scarf around your head makes your white-dress outfit 10 times chicer.

3. White Tank + Slip Skirt

Easy and Stylish Summer Outfits for Women

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@sasha.mei

Tank? Check. Slip skirt? Check. Outfit? Check.

4. DIY Scarf Top + Shorts

And just like that, you're transported to a tropical holiday.

5. Button-Down + Matching Activewear Set 

Here is your reminder that matching activewear sets already always look put-together, but a button-down will make your look even better.

6. Muscle Tank + Trousers 

Easy and Stylish Summer Outfits for Women

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@dawn.tan

This look can take you anywhere, from work to dinner to brunch.

7. Cardigan + Strappy Dress

Easy and Stylish Summer Outfits for Women

Photo:

@emmaleger

Make any old dress feel completely new by layering a cute cardigan over it.

8. Tied Button-Down + Denim Bermuda Shorts 

Yes, it is that simple.

9. Blazer + Bra Top + Jeans

Easy and Stylish Summer Outfits for Women

Photo:

@mon.agar

Pro tip: Opt for a light linen blazer to serve as the perfect topper for summer nights. 

Next up, the biggest autumn/winter 2021 fashion trends to know. 

This piece originally appeared on Who What Wear U.S. 

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