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Sizzling summer fashion guide

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Summer fashion 411

Get ready for summer by updating your wardrobe with the latest summer fashion trends. Look for floral dresses in all lengths, from mini to maxi, as well as pleated walking shorts, denim boyfriend shorts and much more. When you head to the beach, put on a pair of colorful summer sandals, along with a sizzling bikini and a glamorous pair of shades. All it takes to look fabulous in the heat this season are a few fabulous fashion staples.

Summer fashion 411

beat the heat with 4 Fashion Staples for Summer

We bring to you a collection of the hottest summer fashions including sandals, swimwear, sunglasses, dresses, skirts, shorts and other summer apparel. You'll be dressed from head to toe in style with these summer fashion choices.

Summer sandals Summer fashion 411

Summer sandals come in all shapes and heights. Flat gladiator sandals are once again popular in shiny metallics. Also look for thong sandals embellished with crystals and jewels. And don't miss out on the hottest high heel evening sandals for summer. Here you are sure to find a pair, or two,  of summer sandals that you adore.

Check out the rest of our foot fashion picks: 50 pairs of summer sandals you'll love >>

Summer swimwear Summer fashion 411

Time to head to the beach or pool and catch some rays. Check out this gorgeous swimwear, from itsy bitsy string bikinis to more conservative one-piece suits. Floral prints, geometric patterns and bright colors dominate swimwear trends this summer season.

Take a gander at 50 swimsuits that scream summer style >>

Summer fashion 411

Summer sunglasses


Everyone needs a great pair of shades. Sunglasses add a touch of glamour to your look with little effort, cover up tired eyes the morning after you've had one too many cocktails, and most importantly they protect your eyes from the brutal summer sun. This season, classic aviators, round oversized sunglasses and modern shield sunglasses are extremely trendy.

Click through the latest and greatest shades, 50 pairs of to-die-for summer sunglasses >>

Summer apparel

Summer fashion 411

Wherever you are headed this summer, you'll want to look your best. We don't care if you're out to have the vacation of a lifetime or you just want to up your day-to-day style sense, every gal deserves some new wardrobe peices for the hottest season of the year. So slip into a sundress, some comfortable linen fabrics and bright, summery colors. You can wear a sundress for a casual day of shopping, to a summer party or on a special date. From ultra mini-dresses to the ever-popular maxi dress, you are sure to find one that fits your own personal style. In this gallery, we also have summer shorts, capri pants and other summer fashions to keep you looking beautiful all summer long.

Get inspired by our list of 50 of the trendiest summer fashions >>


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