4 Tricks for Effortlessly Chic Summer Dressing with Fiona Edwards

Looking effortlessly chic in the scorching heat of summer is one of the ultimate goals of fashion-forward women. Mind behind the Fifideluxe blog, Fiona Edwards Bassingthwaighte is an Australian style blogger known for her effortlessly chic outfits from work to play that might inspire your summer dressing. Whether you’re heading to the office, on the streets, or to garden parties, keep on reading to get some effortlessly-chic inspiration to refresh your summer looks.

Add some effortlessly cool twist to your casual street style.

cuffed gray jeans with mesh top striped shirt with denim jacket plaid skirt with black top denim shorts with breezy blouse

Whether you’re a fan of jeans, cut-off shorts, and frayed skirts, looking effortlessly cool is the ultimate goal when it comes to looking chic on the streets. Like Fiona, you may go for a neat pair of denim shorts that will look effortless yet chic when paired with a breezy blouse and a metallic pair of sneakers. To make your boyfriend jeans a bit sleek, cuff those hem and team it with a breezy mesh top. Topping your brightly-colored outfit with a denim jacket will add a street-chic vibe while trading your denim skirt with a plaid one will make everything cool and unexpected.

Resort to breezy yet streamlined ensembles to refresh your office looks.

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If you’re working in a creative office, wearing summer dresses with blazers can be acceptable. Like Fiona, you may think of a black lace or mesh dress that will look appropriate in the summer, but keep it decent with a chic blazer that will keep you office-appropriate. If you’re a fan of a carefree look, trade your classic straight-leg pants with a pair of flared ones that will go well with your chic breezy blouses and tops.

Make your garden party outfits a bit unexpected and cool.

architectural skirt with jacket olive green dress with bomber jacket lace summer dress eyelet blouse with leather jacket

Floral print dresses, tea dresses, and maxi dresses may be the chic options for garden parties. However, you can make your party looks a bit unexpected and cool by going for breezy eyelet tops teamed with leather shorts, or silk dress topped with a bomber jacket like Fiona did. Just consider the dress code and formality of the event to keep your looks party-appropriate. However, garden parties that usually held in the backyards are more casual and cool that might allow you to wear breezier and cooler pieces.

You could never go wrong in an architectural-inspired style.

architectural top with slit skirt suede jumpdress with white top structured coat with office outfit architectural heels with white skirt and loose top

To keep your summer style modern and chic, think of sharp tailoring and architectural structures. If you’re a fan of wearing jumpsuits, romper, or such think of wearing a boxy top that will complement the silhouette of your outfit. Going for lightweight blazers, structured coats, or boleros will be great to create some structure, but don’t forget that architectural sandals and heels can also do the same tricks for you. Indeed, looking effortlessly chic this summer is one of the best ways to embrace the warm weather with a great sense of style.

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