13 of Summer’s Biggest Trends, All Under $50

Things we love: summer, summer clothes and saving money. Excellent, then, that cute seasonal trends don’t have to break the bank. Here, 13 warm-weather fashion pieces you can snag for less than $50.

maxi floral dress

1. Floral Maxi Dress

Make your friends do a double take with this gorgeous frock that looks like it could easily cost three times its current price.

Buy Now ($48)

tie waist trousers

2. Tie-waist Trousers

Ruched trousers are very much a thing right now. They’re a delightful alternative to super-boring corporate dress pants. (Sorry, not sorry.)

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straw circle bag

3. Straw Circle Bag

Geometric woven handbags provide more than just space to carry your stuff. They’ll give you that Instagrammable piece you’re craving for your feed this season.

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rainbow knit sweater

4. Rainbow Knit Sweater

When you think of summer, you don’t often think of knitwear, but this bold striped jumper is perfect for those chilly nights by the water.

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embroidered off the shoulder dress

5. Embroidered Midi Dress

If you hadn’t heard, the new LBD is an LWD.

Buy Now ($37)

round sunglasses

6. Round Sunglasses

Large, round sunglasses are definitely trending for summer. This pair gives off a fun retro vibe thanks to that thick top frame.

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polka dot dress

7. Polka-dot Dress

Hello, dotty. This is not the same print that you wore as a little girl. Understated and chic, these petite dots are popping up on dresses, jumpsuits and blouses alike.

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technicolor tote

8. Technicolor Tote

Colorful stripes make another appearance on our list, but this time in the form of a stellar beach bag.

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patchwork denim

9. Patchwork Denim

Patchwork is back, baby, and we’re here for it. These soft, vintage-style jeans are exactly what you’re gonna wanna toss on to meet friends for a barbecue.

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metallic slides

10. Metallic Slides

Metallics are perfect for sunny days. Who else agrees?

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statement earrings

11. Statement Earrings

Tortoiseshell is a classic when it comes to accessories. These resin earrings combine the patternwith a hot new material in the jewelry world for a stellar set of earrings.

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walmart floral bikini

12. Strappy Bikini

If you’re looking for a statement suit, check out this number.

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stripe ruffle dress

13. Ruffled Frock

Stripes are always a must for summer.

Buy Now ($49)

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