Florals are synonymous with spring and summer
, but after years of accumulating free-spirited frocks
, feminine blouses, and high-waisted denim
featuring botanical prints, they can all start to blend together. If you're in the mood for something a bit edgier, look no further than the 15 anything-but-basic essentials below. From bright solids
to prints and of-the-moment silhouettes, they put a whole new sartorial twist on the concept of flower power.
Zara Floral Print Bodysuit ($50):
Between the abstract print and wow-worthy low neckline, this OTT number is a real work of art. Take it to the next level with pastel trousers and white slingbacks.
Alice McCall On the Level Romper ($350):
Oh this old thing? Just the standout onesie your wardrobe has been waiting for. Style it alongside studded slides and futuristic cat-eye shades for a stroll along the seaside.
Rebecca Minkoff Anden Slide ($125):
See sunshine on even the cloudiest day with these cheerful yellow steppers. On-duty or off, they'll put some extra pep in your step in two seconds flat.
Urban Outfitters Leilani Floral Kick Flare Pant ($49):
Major bang for your buck is what you'll get with these tropical kick flares. Teamed with a ribbed bodysuit, strappy sandals, and a basket bag, these go-with-the-flow trousers make a mean weekend-ready getup.
Dr. Martens 1460 Pascal Wanderlust Boots ($145):
Don't even think about stepping into festival season without these botanical beauties. Equal parts badass and bohemian chic, they'll pair perfectly classic denim and throw-on-and-go rompers.
H&M Jacquard Pattern Jacket ($50):
When you're not feelin' your ride-or-die denim jacket, this jacquard topper is ready to step up to the plate. Barbecues, gigs, or your daily grind — it's ready to take it all on.
Anthropologie Mireille Floral Drop Earrings ($48):
Punch up everyday basics by adding these tropical hoops to the mix. The sleek shape and subtle pop of color make them a versatile accessory that will do you right day or night.
Free People Linvilla Midi Dress ($148):
Swapping out ditsy florals for a graphic, folksy print, this effortless frock maintains a feminine feel without all the fuss.
Gypsy Collective Delilah Patchwork Maxi Kimono ($215):
Your first instinct when warm weather rolls around is likely to pair down, but this patchwork piece makes a solid case for covering it up. Layer it over high waisted jeans, a basic bodysuit, and slides for an off-duty ensemble.
Cecilia New York Hibiscus Heels ($190):
Turning heads is as easy as slipping on these hot pink hibiscus heels. LBDs, jeans, and just about everything else in your summer wardrobe are about to get a whole lot more exciting.
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