Summer Shopping Guide

There are some pieces that you buy in May and don’t say goodbye to until the last day of Indian summer. Here, five of this season’s signature looks


The bag that will go with everything:

M. Patmos Crochet Mercado Bag in White/Silver or Navy, $298 at Finefolk in the Crossroads. Why we love it: Sling this carry-all over your shoulder for a morning trip to City Market and dinner out on the Plaza.

FA_TOMSThe smart-buy for sunnies: TOMS Barron White/Black Tortoise Sunglasses, $149 at Twill in the Crestwood Shops. Why we love it: Buy this pair of retro-inspired eyewear and TOMS will help give sight to a person in need.


The little white dress: Jonathan Simkhai Macrame dress, $1,200 at the Standard Style Boutique on the Country Club Plaza. Why we love it: Fringe, sophisticated cut-outs and swing, this fashionable frock embodies the season’s top trends.


The perfect vacation romper: Mara Hoffman bandeau romper, $308 at Halls on Grand. Why we love it: Even if you’re not headed somewhere tropical, this organic linen romper in a punchy leaf print will bring beach vibes to the heartland.


The sweet and sassy shoes: Loeffler Randall Lina Scallop d’Orsay flats, $325 at Clique Boutique in the Prairie Village Shops. Why we love it: These fabulous flats just scream summer.