10 must-have items for summer

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I know I may sound like Olaf the Snowman but I really do love summer. Everyone seems to be in a much happier mood than when it’s the dead of winter and moms are much more relaxed since their schedule has been homework and activity free for a few weeks. While summer may be the perfect season to be lazy, it’s definitely not the season to look lazy. Make sure you’re still on trend and chic with these 10 must-have items that will keep you looking good, although relaxed at the same time.

Summer Essentials 1

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A maxi dress is a summer essential. This color is so pretty and it goes good with any skin color…tan or not. Tinley Road Cut-out Maxi Dress, $69, at piperlime.com

Keep summer lightweight and ditch the extras. A nice clutch is all you need for a summer. Chevron Raffia Clutch, $29.95, at anthropologie.com

A jumpsuit is a great alternative to a dress and works great on vacation for day or night. Sleeveless Jumpsuit, $34.94, at oldnavy.com

Walking is the way of summer. Make sure you’re comfortable in chic sneakers. Vans Classic Slip-on Sneaker, $49.95, at nordstrom.com

A scarf can keep you warm and chic on chilly nights. Embroidered Stripe Scarf, $11.99, at gap.com

Summer Essentials 2

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A lightweight sweater will keep you warm for overcast days and cold nights. Lou & Grey Marled Stripe Sweater, $49.50, at loft.com

Illuminate your whole body this summer and perfect it with this beauty balm that can be used from head to toe. Urban Decay Naked Skin Beauty Balm, $32, at ulta.com

Turn up the heat on your summer pedicure with a neon bright color. Essie Rorrrrange Nail Color, $8.49, at target.com

There’s still a few weeks left to wear white denim. Two by Vince Camuto Stretch Denim Skinny Jeans, $41.40, at nordstrom.com

A graphic tee is the perfect casual piece to wear with shorts, skirts and pants this summer. Sincerely Jules Cali Palms Tee, $35, at piperlime.com

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Christine Fox is a San Diego-based freelance writer and Everyday Mama to two. She is a style contributor to StyleBakeryMom.com and also has her own site at EverydayMama.com.
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