Voluminous tops, frilled accents, reworked silhouettes and gingham checks are just a few recent trends that feel quintessentially summer. And let’s not forget the accessories: mules, straw bags and eye-catching earrings, oh my! Not surprisingly, we can’t get enough of these and figure you’re in the same boat, so we took it to one of our go-to retailers for the goods. Ahead, our edit of the top fashion-girl pieces entirely fit for summer, all from—yep, you guessed it—Nordstrom. Whether you scoop up one item or several (hey, no one’s judging), each piece is a majorly stylish add. Get shopping.
Summer Trends From Nordstrom
Dainty stackables lend a sprinkle of polish to every outfit.
Madewell Eye Set Of 4 Stackable Rings, $25
Gingham and a bell sleeve? Done and done.
Soprano Gingham Flare Cuff Top, $39
We call this our perfect date-night top.
Astr The Label Ruffle Tank, $59
Hoops continue to rule, and you know what they (we) say: The bigger the hoop, the better the outfit (wink, wink).
Jenny Bird Large Icon Hoop Earrings, $65
Perfect with jeans, this silky striped halter is a summery riff on shirting.
J.Crew Stripe Silk Tie Neck Top, $88
An asymmetrically frilled neckline puts a feminine spin on of-the-moment utility.
What would summer be without a made-for-the-sun jumpsuit? (In gingham, of course.)
Moon River Plaid Halter Jumpsuit, $105
This season, swimsuits see a major colorful infusion by way of eye-catching color blocking.
PILYQ Farrah One-Piece Swimsuit, $134
An asymmetrical midi skirt is smart in stark white.
Topshop Boutique Ruched Asymmetrical Skirt, $170
Sculptural earrings bring the cool factor to every look.
Elizabeth And James Rosa Lulu Drop Earrings, $175
It's officially the summer of straw bags—a pom-adorned carryall is a playful choice.
Rebecca Minkoff Straw Pom Pom Tote, $195
Packing two trends into one tiny bag, a velvety pouch in mustard will instantly refresh your evening-bag game.
Clare V. Petite Henri Velvet Bucket Bag, $245
Kitten heels have returned, and what better way to rock the look than with a fringed mule?
Diane Von Furstenberg Gimli Kitten Heel Sandal, $248
Ruffles continue to be a leading trend, and a frilled sleeve is an easily adaptable way to don the look.
La Vie Rebecca Taylor Breeze Print Ruffle Shirtdress, $275
A breezier way to do denim in the heat, this go-anywhere midi is our pick.
Frame Le Button Denim Skirt, $275
A little white top is summer's answer to the LBD. Wear it with literally everything, everywhere.
Sea Cirque Eyelet Cotton Top, $295
Did we mention mules were major? This flat pair is a sophisticated choice for office.
Aquatalia Patrizia Pointed Toe Mule, $325
Another office-approved trend: the reworked shirt. We love it tucked into a flowing skirt or loose over denim.
Derek Lam 10 Crosby Stripe Cascade Ruffle Shirt, $365
A cutesier take on shirting, bow-adorned sleeves are fun either at work or worn open over a bikini poolside.
Victoria, Victoria Beckham Bow Sleeve Shirt, $430
Consider this the nude shoe you can wear with everything. And we mean everything.
Tibi Dana Mule, $475