End-of-Summer Style Shopping List

Summer's not over yet!  In fact, now is the best time to stock up on some great summer style pieces since they'll likely be on sale.  Be careful what you buy, though, because you should only invest in items that will take you through the Fall.  Karen Curtis, one of our favorite personal stylists in the Washington DC area, has prepared a shopping list so you know exactly what to buy for your end-of-summer wardrobe.  Check it out:


Summer is nearing an end, but you still have over a month and a half to show off your summer style!  Make sure you have the below items in your wardrobe, and you will be good to go as you enjoy the rest of your sunny summer days.

  1. Maxi dress
  2. Maxi skirt
  3. Straw hat
  4. Solid colored tee or tank
  5. Casual dress that can transition from day to night
  6. Printed pants
  7. Flat sandals
  8. Flattering pair of shorts
  9. Wrinkle-resistant blouse
  10. Neon clutch
  11. White blazer
  12. Gold accessories
  13. Kimono-style cardigan or blazer
  14. Skinny belt
  15. Big sunglasses
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The awesome thing is that many of these pieces will transition well in to your Fall wardrobe!

For more outfit inspiration, check out my ever-growing Look Book on Your Stylist, Karen.


Thanks, Karen!  If you'd like some help pulling together your wardrobe for the rest of the summer and beginning of fall, Karen is the perfect partner to help you get your style in shape.  She specializes in finding your inner style and will work with any budget!  Touch base with Karen here to discuss your style needs and learn more about working with her.

Have a great Monday and happy shopping! 

- Steph, Karen & The Fortique Team