17 Summer Styling Tips We're Stealing From Zara

If you visit Zara.com as often as we do, you probably noticed its spring sale felt like it was never going to end. Don't get us wrong: We love scoring the retailer's trends at even more of a steal than usual, but when the temperatures started to change, we were ready for some new Zara, too.
Finally though, the summer arrivals have started trickling in — and we have to say, this might be its most fashion-forward collection yet. With stylish corsets, frayed jackets, and a whole lot of prints, so many pieces look so expensive, you'd be able to fool anyone into thinking they cost more than your rent.
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But aside from filling our carts (don't get us wrong — we totally are), we're also taking some major styling notes from the pages of Zara's new arrivals. Because not only are we looking for a few fresh pieces to wear as the weather gets hot, but we're going to want some unique ways to wear them, too. And, after all, it's always the styling that makes a look seem like it costs a million bucks, even when it doesn't.
Click on for all the Zara newness your heart (and cart) could possible want, and some styling tips while you're at it. Summer, you can't get here soon enough.
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Corsets are still happening. Why not try one over your favorite white tee?

Zara Stretch Lace Bodice, $29.90, available at Zara.
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Dress too short? Wear it with some flared jeans.

Zara Ruffled Top, $22.90, available at Zara.
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Skirt over dress = Win.

Zara Striped Dress with Knot, $39.90, available at Zara.
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Nothing looks crisper than an all-white look (especially when you play with a few different textures).

Zara Frayed Jacket, $149, available at Zara.
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The concept is simple, really: florals on florals...on florals.

Zara Knotted Dress, $39.90, available at Zara.
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Button just the top button of a structured jacket to give it some edge.

Zara Pearl Button Frock Coat, $99.90, available at Zara.
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Just wear your pajamas, dammit. (JK, but actually...we're into it.)

Zara Printed Kimono, $69.90, available at Zara.
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Let pink and red be your new go-to color combination, even when it's not Valentine's Day.

Zara T-shirt, $22.90, available at Zara.
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Tie a shirt dress around your waist to make it a skirt.

Zara Embroidered T-shirt, $22.90, available at Zara.
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Dress up a sweatshirt by letting a tunic or dress peek out underneath.

Zara Drawstring Sweatshirt, $49.90, available at Zara.
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Change up your stripes with a contrasting crop top layered over it.

Zara Stretch Denim Crop Top, $22.90, available at Zara.
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A bodysuit doubles as a top for a weekend athleisure look that's ideal for days on the sweatier side.

Zara Metallic Bodysuit, $19.90, available at Zara.
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Instead of a slip, try a bikini top under a sheer blouse.

Zara Long Embroidered Shirt, $39.90, available at Zara.
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Orange may not be the first color you reach for in the morning, but Zara's making a case for a head-to-toe look with the Vitamin-C hue.

Zara Pleated Midi Skirt, $29.90, available at Zara.
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That neck scarf you wore last year is now the perfect addition to your topknot.

Zara Floral Scarf, $12.90, available at Zara.
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Or, tie it on to a beltloop.

Zara Vintage Graphic T-shirt, $9.90, available at Zara.
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Skip the poplin shirt and try a bralette under your powersuits. Bella Hadid would.

Zara High Waist Wide Trousers, $69.90, available at Zara.
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