The Perfect Outfit: A No-Sweat Summer Look For Work (And Beyond!)
Just between us, we've been enjoying the heck out of this recent spate of beautiful, downright balmy days — long lunches in the park, extra coffee runs, outdoor happy hours, and al fresco dinners have quickly become our favorite pastimes. And while we get that this is the calm before the storm, so to speak, we can't help but feel really gleeful about the current state of things.
To wit, we've fallen in love with one go-to outfit that is literally
perfect for early summer. Sydney Poulton, the blogger behind The Daybook
concocted an extra-fresh look with white jeans, a charming blouse, and a timeless blazer, and we think it's ideal for a workday — particularly one that involves any of the aforementioned early-summer customs. We've gone as far as to style an easy-to-recreate version for just for you. So, click through to see how you can score this level of effortless cool. And enjoy the weather while it lasts.
With a crisp, dark blazer and a feminine printed blouse, white jeans look fresh and cool. By adding a sturdy sandal and a classic watch, the outfit feels polished enough for the office. But you know what we really love? The unfussy, simple nature of this ensemble means you can pull it together even on the busiest days.
From left: Black Fleece Cropped Blazer, $750, available at Barneys New York; L.A.M.B. Inesa Wedge, $345, available at Nordstrom; Dorothy Perkins Bird Print Top, $44, available at Dorothy Perkins; Target Round Gold Finish Bracelet Watch, $19.99, available at Target; Étoile Isabel Marant Adam Low-Rise Skinny Jeans, $320, available at Net-a-Porter.