It's National BBQ Month! While the brats and burgers might nab all the attention (and rightfully so), we think looking good at an outdoor gathering is definitely on the priority list. Here's what to wear to turn some heads (and be comfortable!) at your next summer party.
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Who cares that it’s a casual BBQ, forgo the flats for sexy espadrille wedges that are totally BBQ appropriate.
STEVE MADDEN Haywire Espadrille Wedge Sandals, $79, lordandtaylor.com
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Bring a little Spanish Bolero flair to an all American BBQ.
Tasseled hoop-earrings, $20, mango.com
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In The Shade
Look super cool while simultaneously protecting your skin by wearing this chic straw fedora hat.
Free People CHRISTYS' Saint Martin Large Brim Fedora, $68, freepeople.com
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Pair these embellished shorts with a button down top and some strappy heels for a night out and then with flip flops and a tank for the bbq.
Embellished Knicker Short, $84, missselfridge.com
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Global inspiration is a huge trend this summer, so rotate this romper with flat boots, high wedges, or gladiator sandals for 3 completely different looks.
UO Staring At Stars Boho Print Romper, $59, urbanoutfitters.com
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A caftan is a fabulous way to look chic in a casual way, just pretend you’re on an island somewhere.
Raquel Allegra Caftan Dress, $250, shopbop.com
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Heels make any woman feels more sexy, so when going with flats, choose a mini wedge for that extra boost of confidence.
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Brighten up a jeans and tee outfit with fun neon skinnies that are on trend.
Neon Cropped Skinny Jean, $149, ralphlauren.com
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Replace the bling and the metal with some wooden accessories for a casual feel.
Chamak by Priya Kakkar Wooden Bangles, $49, neimanmarcus.com