If you're looking for key transition pieces to take you from spring to summer, one trend that is both eternally simple and chic is nautical.
The trick is to keep the look clean and pared down. Opt for neat shapes in soft fabrics, and focus on a limited palette contrasting creams or white with navy, black or red. To make the look more versatile, layer cardigans or fine gauge scarves over your outfit.
Piece it together:
Add depth to the finished look with the right accessories. Smarten it up with patent leather in navy or red, or make it dreamy and summery with a straw tote