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5 Must-Have Accessories to Spice Up Your Summer Outfits

This article is written by a student writer from the Her Campus at USF chapter.

Floral Headbands

A fun way to playfully dress up any summer outfit is to add a floral headband as a hair accessory. Floral headbands come in many different sizes, shapes, colors and types of flowers and will add a dash of whimsy to any summer outfits.

Flower Crown Headwrap ($16), Urban Outfitters

Skinny Belt

Skinny belts will give any summer outfit that added flare when you pair them with shorts or dresses. To make them even more stylish pick a belt with added embellishments or that have a funky design.

With Love From CA Floral and Stud Belts ($14.50), PacSun and With Love From CA Chevron Keeper Belts ($14.50), PacSun

Heart Sunglasses

Sunglasses are a must for those hot, sunny, summer days, so go a step further and amp up your look by replacing your regular sunglasses with a cute pair of heart-shaped sunglasses.

Van’s Pink Heart Sunglasses ($12), Zappos.com

Gladiator Sandals

Sandals are a girl’s best friends in the summertime, so take your look up a notch by wearing gladiator sandals. These sandals are not only cute but will give your look an edge and glam up any outfit.

Dollhouse Gladiator Black Studded Strappy Flat Sandals ($36), LuLu’s

Statement Necklace

Summer means simple outfits, but a quick way to dress up any summer outfit is to add a statement necklace. Pick a necklace that represents your personality and that can be paired with a majority of your outfits to really make your outfit pop.

Palmdale Necklace ($24), Urban Outfitters


Ashley is a Chapter Advisor and currently living in Brooklyn, New York.