Summer is no longer approaching – it’s here! And although each new season always has its trends, wardrobe essentials play a big role in outfit planning, especially on scorching-hot days

They’re the items you turn to create almost every outfit and are pieces that every summer wardrobe needs. So if you want to up your style game this sunny season, we’re giving you everything you need to know.
Here are our expected summer 2020 wardrobe essentials: A larger hat
Hats are huge (excuse the pun) every summer, but this year it’s all about the large hat. And the bigger the hat, the better the outfit.
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A wrap dress
Wrap dresses are the coolest sister in your household. They are so versatile and are easy to style up or down. Lightweight wrap dresses are easily the comfiest dresses to have in your wardrobe.
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A basket bag
Basket bags are all the rage right now, and for good reason! These gorgeous bags scream ‘holiday’, come in different shapes and sizes and are a cute addition to any outfit.
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A pair of espadrilles
Comfortable and beautifully created, these shoes are extremely handy in summer. They’re lightweight, won’t trap heat and are available in so many different prints. Whether you’re going to work or on a lunch date, these beauties can do it all.
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A shirt dress
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has shown us the power of a shirt dress. The chic and simple style is perfect for keeping you feeling cool and looking effortlessly elegant.
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Shop more of our favourite summer 2020 essentials below: 1. Straw hat
Add a chic touch with this polka-dot scarf straw hat
Sun hat
Crochet weave; polka-dot-ribbon band
R99,99 MRP SHOP NOW 2. Denim jumpsuit
This lightweight denim jumpsuit is suitable for any casual occasion
Utopia mid-wash denim jumpsuit
Hop on board the utility trend with the Utopia Mid Wash Denim Jumpsuit With Belt Blue. With a classic design, it's easy to wear in both warm and cool weather
R299 Utopia at Zando SHOP NOW 3. Espadrilles
These espadrilles are comfortable and super-versatile
Crossover espadrille wedges
Back with a bang! These stylish espadrille sandals have a wedge heel, with crossover straps and a buckled ankle tie for comfort and support
R399 Woolworths SHOP NOW 4. Utility shirt dress
Shirt dresses are so on trend and make you look elegant in an instant
Shirt dress
Collared; button-down detail; short sleeves; two pockets; cinched waist with fabric self-tie belt; midi length
R180 MRP SHOP NOW 5. Woven visor
Try a woven visor for a nice touch to your next beach trip
Fabric-band straw visor
Complement sun-drenched days with this lightweight visor, woven from durable paper straw with a printed fabric band
R160 Woolworths SHOP NOW 6. Woven bag
This round woven bag is so delicate and adorable. It's an understated statement piece
Round straw tote bag in neutral
Round shape with
carry handles and
zip closure featuring an
internal slip pocket
R279 Style Republic at Superbalist SHOP NOW 7. Halter wrap dress
This halterneck is a great alternative to the traditional wrap dress
Utopia halterneck dress in cinnamon
If you have a love for cute dresses then you will love this Utopia Polka Dot Halter Wrap Dress Cinnamon. With a design like this, you can strut your stuff in style knowing your look complements you
R299 Utopia at Zando SHOP NOW 8. Classic swimsuit
The one-piece swimsuit is the ultimate classic summer staple
Padded strappy swimsuit
Keep trendy on and off the beach in this flattering one-piece swimsuit. It has padded cups and stylish strap detail at the back for a chic update
R299 Woolworths SHOP NOW 9. Oversized sunnies
Oversized sunglasses are perfect for summer days when it's too hot to wear makeup
Smokey glitter sunglasses
Take a step back in time with this pair of retro sunglasses, showing off a gorgeous frame and side arm glitter accent

Meghan Markle in this printed wrap dress is just plain WOW

Flattering wrap tops for under R300

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