May 24, 2017
Summer is here and since your days will likely be spent soaking up the sun at the beach followed by nighttime adventures in the city, versatile pieces are a must. See our eight favorite style picks that look good at the beach and the bar.
Verano tanksuit, Zimmermann ($365). madewell.com
A sassy one-piece, like this Zimmermann swimsuit, makes styling super easy. Pair it with dressy shorts or a flirty skirt après-beach, and you’re ready for a stylish night out.
Studded Napa thong sandal, Tamara Mellon ($695). Neiman Marcus, 9700 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, 310-550-5900
Beach-appropriate sandals get glammed up for evening with gold-studded hardware.
Vandy printed maxi dress, Alice + Olivia ($440). bergdorfgoodman.com
A maxi dress is the ultimate beach-to-bar ensemble. It acts as a breezy beach cover-up and gives some extra warmth on chillier summer evenings.
Button back romper, Cynthia Vincent ($278). cynthiavincent.net
Wear your bikini under this chic black romper during the day. Then, swap your sandals for heels and you’re ready to take on the night.
Sharpe shorts, Jack Spade ($148). Saks Fifth Avenue, 9634 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, 310-275-4211
A pair of white shorts is a summer essential for both men and women, since they can be easily dressed up or down in a flash. Bonus: white goes well with a summer tan.
Panama hat, Borsalino ($250). Barneys, 9570 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, 310-276-4400
Perfect for beach, bar, and any other summer activity, dapper dudes can wear this topper anywhere.
Snapshot reef regular fit linen campshirt, Tommy Bahama ($118). Nordstrom, 189 The Grove Dr., 323-930-2230
This lightweight shirt is just begging to be worn at the beach, but its buttons and collar make it dressy enough for the bar, too.
Oversized stainless steel watch, Michael Kors ($250). Saks Fifth Avenue, 9634 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, 310-275-4211
Sporty and classy, this handsome waterproof watch looks good on both land and sea.