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What’s on our summer checklist? Beach bag essentials, waterproof mascara and breezy button-ups to name a few! While we’d love to spend the season in our favorite t-shirt and cut-offs, button-up tops are a great way to keep cool *and* look put together. Below, our favorite buttoned shirts for the season.
1. J.Crew Factory Gingham Lightweight Cotton Shirt,
Nothing screams summer more than gingham! This classic silhouette comes in six gingham color options, so you’ll be all set for the season.
2. ba&sh Sparro Cotton Eyelet Shirt, $230
Eyelet is always a fab option — not only does it always look polished, but it’s extra cooling.
3. Madewell Linen-Blend Hilltop Shirt in Bayley Stripe, $75
This button-up looks on-point with everything from cut-off shorts to trousers.
4. Style & Co Cotton Camp Shirt,
If there’s one breezy button-up you grab from this list, let it be this versatile denim camp top. They’re ideal for work, play and everything in between.
5. J.Crew Factory Linen-Blend Button-Front Tank Top,
Too hot for sleeves at the moment? We feel you. Between the oversized buttons and shoulder detailing, this is one top you’ll be excited to show off during a heatwave.
6. Theory Twist Hem Shirt, $195
Offering a fun twist (get it?!) on the classic white button-up, this Theory silhouette is one we’ll be reaching for again and again.
7. ABOUND Camp Shirt, $24.97
We’re LOVING all of the camp shirts that have been floating around lately, especially this spicy green patterned option!
8. Madewell Rainbow Stripe Linen Blend Daily Shirt,
This linen blend shirt is a great way to keep your cool and incorporate some color.
9. Lucy Paris Color Block Button-Down Shirt,
We can never turn down a color-blocked piece, especially when it’s versatile enough to wear to the office.
10. Lisa Says Gah Tessa Button-Down Shirt, $128
This super-sheer gingham can be paired with matching pants or worn with some summery trousers for a chic, picnic-ready look.
While you’re getting ready for your summer adventures, don’t neglect your SPF! Shop our fave lightweight sunscreens to stash in your bag.
Allison Wheeler is a writer, Bruce Springsteen enthusiast, and sixth-generation Texan living in Denton, Texas.