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Sprucing Up Your Summer Style

Do you ever open up your closet and get that overwhelming sense of boredom? Sure, you picked everything in there, but that doesn’t mean you have to like it forever. It’s time for a summer refresh!

Swimsuits in racks from Curves N Waves

In just a few walkable blocks of Downtown Coral Gables you can revamp your look starting with your closet, staple accessories and, while you’re at it, why not swap out a few things in your home to get you ready for summer entertaining?

Let’s start with the most basic of summer basics – bathing suits. At Curves N’ Waves, find your bikini wardrobe and everything that goes along with it, from cover ups to cute night-on-the-town outfits. Stylish and on-trend but still timeless and quality pieces, this expertly curated boutique is a go-to for swimwear design fanatics across the city.

At Habit, a women’s boutique on Andalusia Avenue, they understand how to dress in the Miami summer. Browse their breezy selection of bright linen rompers, sundress staples, stylish palazzo pants and cotton classics. These are pieces you’ll wear again and again, paired with a different shoe or accessory each time. A few new strategically purchased new items will take you through the summer.

Man in guayabera from Bolado ClothiersMen, consider the summer; it’s hot and you’re likely in long sleeves for day-to-day wear. Visit the experts in menswear at Bolado Clothiers and let them recommend some fabrics that will keep you looking and feeling cool all summer long. A new Guayabera (linen) shirt perhaps? A pair of crisp cotton trousers hemmed at just the right length? Your fresh summer look is waiting for you.

You never leave the house without a pair of sunnies to protect your eyes from the bright summer rays, so why not use it as an excuse to up your style game? At i.designs they carry the most quality designers in eyewear including Oliver Peoples, Chanel, Prada, Tom Ford, Dior, and more trend-forward lines like Kaleos Collection and Chrome Hearts.Patio and Things outdoor furniture in pool area

Last but not least, your summer style doesn’t end with what you wear – consider a renovation of your outdoor space to make summer entertaining more comfortable and fresh. Visit Patio ‘n Things where they carry the finest names in outdoor design including Dedon, Brown Jordan, Gloster, Kingsley Bate, Janes et Cie and their expert stylists can help you make the most of your space whether it’s a large backyard or a small terrace you’re aiming to upgrade. Entertaining at home is one of the true joys of a lazy, hot Miami summer, be sure you’re doing it in style.