Whether cooling at the country club or chilling on the beach, here are a few preppy essentials to get you through this summer heat.
- Nantucket Reds – Critter shorts, pants, polos and more
- Retro School T’s – Preferably of the Ivy League
- Lacoste – Great for those hot weather tennis matches and golf games
- Shorts – F+G makes the coolest customizable bermudas
- Seersucker – Why don’t more men wear seersucker suits?
- Vineyard Vines tie – A staple at preppy summer weddings
- Madras – It goes with everything
- Grosgrain, needle point, & club belts – Can’t leave home with out one.
- Boat Shoes – Ahoy!
- Lilly – Skirts, dresses, bathing suits, you name it, Lilly makes it pretty.
- A little white dress
- Madras patchwork skirt – A summer essential that never goes out of style
- Navy Blue anything
- Plenty of polos
- A classic tote bag ala L.L. Bean – Perfect for storing your snacks, books, and beach blanket.
- J. Crew flip-flops – Simply the best
- A floppy straw hat- A must have for the beach
- Jackie O. Sunglasses – The bigger the better
- Sailor Stripes: H&M, J. Crew, Old Navy, everyone is making them this year, it’s a perfect time to stock up!