10 Editor-Approved Summer Trends — All Under-$100

Have you ever fallen down a shopping rabbit hole? You know, when one awesome brand leads you to another with a similar aesthetic, and then another, and then another? That's basically what happens when we shop on Tictail. Every two weeks, we'll be teaming up with the site — which makes it easy to discover emerging brands from around the world — to unearth a selection of brands you probably don't know about, but definitely should. Prepare to open a LOT of browser tabs.
When you're on a tight budget but still need to satisfy a shopping craving, it's easy to end up at the same usual haunts: You likely find yourself scouring Zara's sale section, or opening a million and one tabs of Forever 21 product pages. But, there are other affordable, on-trend items that aren't from the expected fast-fashion suspects and Tictail knows how to find them.
Sure, it may take some time and patience, but scanning through the Scandinavian retailer's site, we're betting you can find this season's most wanted trends, from off-the-shoulder tops (nope, they're not going anywhere) to high-waisted bathing suits, gold statement earrings, bucket bags, and beyond. So, why not accept the challenge and see how many must-haves you can cross off your wish list without dipping into your savings account? With a little guidance from Tictail's product merchandiser Anna Decilvio (which you can find ahead), you'll know exactly where to look.
Turns out you can simultaneously shop and save for that late-summer Euro-trip after all.
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“Let those shoulders breathe! My number one choice for the season is an off-the-shoulder top, complete with cute summer stripes and a barely-there flare.”

Her Velvet Vase Suri Striped Off-shoulder Blouse, $58, available at Tictail.
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“Nana Ubach’s version of the summer shoe is comfy and cool. They’re also 100% leather, made in Spain, and $99. What’s not to love?”

Nana Ubach Alnitak Black Leather, $100, available at Tictail.
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“Fresh, flirty, and a bold kelly green, this chic two-piece from Le Stockholm Syndrome is the perfect upgrade to any bikini wardrobe.”

Le Stockholm Syndrome Bikini, $90, available at Tictail.
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"When the weather’s hot and sticky, chunky jewelry is that last thing on my mind. These gold hoops have enough substance to make a statement without ever weighing you down.”

NA Jewelry Night Out Gold Hoops, $51, available at Tictail.
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“Sweat ya later. Breeze through your day in these playful, printed pants from Spain — all you need is a loose, breathable top and you’re ready to beat the heat.”

Ifeelnut Pantalon Lara, $76, available at Tictail.
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“Let’s face it. Pink’s not going out of fashion anytime soon — or ever. I love that this bucket bag takes a trendy shape to the next level with a functional interior pouch and cute accent rings.”

Coco Ellie Vintage Leather Drawstring Shoulder Bag, $89, available at Tictail.
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“A '90s style influence steadily crept its way from winter to spring, and now, it’s showing up in summer looks, too. These retro-inspired frames are glam-meets-grunge in all the best ways.”

MoonBeam Assorted Round Sunglasses, $5, available at Tictail.
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"Krizia Robusetella’s take on Spanish streetwear is unlike any other brand out there. Cut-out swimwear is in at the moment, but the quirky, all-over pattern on this particular suit sets it apart from anything else I’ve seen this season.”

Krizia Robustella Pompon Hole Swimsuit, $67, available at Tictail.
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“The Good Store is my go-to for all things cutting-edge, and although they were once strictly curatorial, they recently launched their own collection of jewelry that includes these stackable necklaces. I love the idea of buying a few different charms and wearing them on the same chain — starting with this summery watermelon.”

The Good Store Good Melon Necklace, $67, available at Tictail.
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“'Shoe-spadrilles’ are one of the hottest trends this summer, and Spanish brand Artém Atelier makes a handmade version — in red, rose, and taupe glitter — with unique detailing that's to die for."

Artém Atelier Espadrilles Scarlett, $88, available at Tictail.

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