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If the sun is glaring down on you and the humidity is at its peak, sometimes only a one-and-done outfit will do. We love a coordinating ‘fit when we have the energy, but when temperatures truly soar, it’s time for a simple solution that will also keep you cool. The struggle is real, and we’re not about to shift through our never-ending carousel of summer attire. Instead, we recommend investing in a lightweight summer romper (or two… or three…) for those all-too-common days when you need something that is equal parts cute, easy, and breezy. The no-fuss one-piece is easy to slip into and comes in a plethora of cheerful hues and styles.
Rompers are also the perfect closet sample for all kinds of summer events. They’ll keep cool and cute at your Fourth Of July BBQ, are easy to pack for trips (and even wear in the airport), and certain styles can even be work-appropriate ‘fits that will make your commute a breeze, not a sweaty mess. (Just keep a cardigan at your desk if you work in an office that goes full-on arctic with the A/C.) We have all the best strapless rompers, lounge options, and short variations picked out for you ahead. Feel free to do cartwheels in the grass, hop on a bike for an ice cream run, shuffle to the pool in your slides, and enjoy all the wonderful things of summer with the ultimate one-and-done piece.
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