Summer’s Best Neutrals

Last week Eva Mendes wore an airy Salvatore Ferragamo two-tone tan and white halter dress at the designers resort 2012 presentation in sunny Manhattan and it got us thinking about the best fashion pieces in summer’s timeless neutrals. We love this palette because you can mix and match it with just about anything and the earth tones are so flattering to our Latina skin. Here are some of our favorite picks for standby summer neutrals.

1. Neutrals: Guess Camp Shirt

This Guess Marciano Camp Shirt will add a comfy and casual feel to a chic look. (Sale $35.99,

2. Neutrals: Maxi Dress

Wear this Pious Maxi Dress with wedges and bangles in the summer or layer with a chunky sweater and some booties in the winter. (Sale $63,

3. Neutrals: Asos Dress

To stand out in a crowd choose a basic dress with pops of color like this ASOS Reverse Fluro Sequin Frill Top Dress. (Sale $37.93,

4. Neutrals: WHBM Dress

This White House Black Market Mini-dot Sheath Dress is perfect for work. Keep it conservative and still beat the heat. (Sale $59.98,

5. Neutrals: Skinnies

These versatile Max Studio Skinny Leg Trousers can be worn at a weekend BBQ or a late-night party. (Sale $68,

6. Neutrals: Forever 21 Shorts

Shorts are no longer just casual! Wear theses Forever 21 Cuffed Cotton Short with killer strappy heels and a chiffon top. ($12.50,

7. Neutrals: Swimsuit

The days of only grannies wearing one-piece suits are long gone! This super sexy Michael Kors Hammered Halter Swimsuit is young and stylish. (Sale $69,

8. Neutrals: Scarf

Add this Need Supply Neutral Woven Scarf to any outfit for a little extra flair! ($20,

9. Neutrals: Hat

Make traditional look cool with a fashionable straw Panama Hat. ($29,

10. Neutrals: Anthropologie Poncho

Go hippy-chic with Anthropologie’s Peppered Poncho. ($148,

11. Neutrals: Bracelet

Wear this fun and flirty Lia Sophia stretch bracelet to a beach party for an effortlessly polished look. ($66,

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