The hottest 2015 summer trends you gotta try


The countdown to summer 2015 has officially begun—especially now that we're in for a great next few months in fashion. And as we all know, a new start of a season needs to be welcomed in style. This year, give wardrobe staples like crop tops and slip-ons mixed with classics like cute denim cut-offs a try. Ahead, we've gathered the trends you should know about, plus all the essential items you'll need for a super chic summer. 
Which trend are you most excited about? Share in the comments below.  

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    Flatforms, slides, and gladiators are everything.This summer is all about ease—so why shouldn't your kicks be the same way? Pair them with the neutral tones of the season, and we promise your outfit will be a total hit. 

    Faux suede crisscross slides, $18,

    Qupid flat knee-high gladiator sandals, $43,

    Steve Maddens Orka Flatform, $79,

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    Denim, white lace, crochet and cutout dresses are all must-try trends this season. Switch out of your floral sundress and slide into one of these numbers. These styles are perfect for any ocassion and can be dressed up (or down).  

    Lulus Billabong day wanderer blue chambray dress, $50,

    H&M Lace dress, $20,

    Forever 21 crochet halter maxi dress, $28,

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    This summer shorts are distressed—while pants are flowy. Channel your inner hippie and find a pair of palazzo pants (or any wide legged pant), that'll look great, but will keep you comfy 'till the sun sets. Wanna show those gams off? Find a pair of shorts with some fringe, and pair it with a simple fitted crop top for a head-to-toe cool vibe. 

    Asos distressed denim shorts, $33,

    Urban Outfitters super fringe denim short, $30,

    Forever 21 kaleidoscope print pants, $23,

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    Summer is playful and this year your tops are, too. This season, it's all about crop tops, cut-outs, mesh-panels, graphic t-shirts and ruffle tops with a touch of pastel and neutral colors. Wanna play things up? Sport a graphic tee that expresses how you feel, or opt for a ruffled top, which is the epitome of feminine charm—and is all about movement.

    Forever 21 crocheted strapless crop top, $15,

    Choies white crochet lace mesh blouse, $14,

    Etsy white I have nothing to wear crop top, $15,

    Tobi ready or not crop top, $36,

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    Make a statement with summer's hottest fringe bags, statement earrings, chunky cuffs, straw hats and mini bags. Lets face it: An accessory that is both on trend and practical can be hard to find—but these items are coming to the rescue with chic options that don't stick out as too casual. They're trendy enough for any refined gathering you may have planned—but laid back enough to wear to the ballpark. 

    Lulus limon crossbody bag, $34,

    Urban Outfitters emote crescent fringe bag, $49,

    South Moon Under collection 18 pearl metallic straw baseball hat, $29,

    Forever 21 faux stone feather drop earring, $7,

    H&M elasticated bracelet, $10,


by Jossie Carbonare & Carissa Hyland | 2/1/2016