The sun is out, the mood is high, and your schedule is finally clearing up, because classes are in for summer. Ditch the school uniform and shove your sweatpants in the back of your closet because swimsuit season is right around the corner – so yes, it’s basically the best time of the year. Looking for summer inspo for pool parties, beach trips, and graduation getaways? We’ve rounded up the biggest summer 2023 fashion trends in the coming weeks.
Designers love to see their favorite celebs in dresses and slips, with the trend for many red carpets being stripped down (and for the look, you don’t have to be *really* naked to style some breezy, revealing pieces). Or for a cooler summer day, Addison Rae and Kendall Jenner’s favorite “Just Left Pilates” vibe is the love child of balletcore and athleisure — Niche’s style staples include cami bodysuits, stretchy athletic headbands and sleek athleisure dresses. .
And if you’re looking for birthday or party-friendly inspo, try ’70s trends like shiny lurex and flared jeans, which are back in full force. Whether you’re living it up for a sultry Daisy Jones vibe or your aesthetic is more Donna and Dynamos, there’s a trending style you can tap into this season.
Below, our favorite summer fashion trends for 2023.
Transparent clothes and slippers
Take a cue from celebs who can’t seem to get enough of the nude dress trend on hot, humid summer days with sheer fabrics that allow for extra circulation. You can layer these over a bikini if you’re spending a day at the beach.
Simple white tanks
If the white tank top was a person, their back would be completely damaged. carry Summer fashion. Your warm weather wardrobe isn’t complete without a perfect white tank to wear with long denim skirts and layered gold jewelry.
What better way to get rid of holes than to remove your sleeves entirely?! Okay, okay, maybe this isn’t exactly how it works, but tube tops are perfect for those really hot summer days. Style with cargo pants to knock off two trends in one outfit.
The earlier agoutis that were laid out have returned. Tik tok love using these easy (and often very cheap) headbands to slide all your hair down the front and leave the rest of your hair down.
OMW for Pilates
Not balletic, but a little more chic than the usual athleisure and tank tops, this trend is for anyone who wants to make their weekly yoga class or green juice as ~Instagrammable~ as possible.
Pants for summer – that’s it, that’s the general trend. A pair of cute strappy sandals and a simple white tank complete the look, which will freeze you to death when the AC is blasting on high.
Light as air
Live your childhood dream of being a grown-up fairy with chiffon tanks, elegant hemlines, and beautiful blouses. Pair with your favorite braided bras for a truly authentic moment.
Adidas Sambas took the internet (and every celebrity’s closet) by storm last year, and now the colorful adidas Gazelles are poised to become the “it” shoe of the summer. Consider Harry Styles’ wardrobe Love is on visit. The retro vibes are *chef kiss*.
The 70s are back.
After watching the late 1970s, we are all thankful for the collective impact Daisy Jones and the Six, In summer you will see flared jeans, cloaks, crop tops and breezy bell sleeves.
Sparkly lurex is one of the biggest swimwear trends of 2023, and looks just as good with a crop top or mini skirt. The subtle sparkle may look like a regular sweater from a distance, but the low-key shimmery fabric is just waiting to catch the light.
Hannah is the assistant fashion and ecommerce editor at Seventeen and covers all things style, marketing and money. Seventeen taught her how to dress when she was young, and now she spends her working hours imparting her knowledge.