Staying Stylishly Cool in the Heat is Sweet

Jul 27, 2015 by Cathy (Day Styles)

Get Prepped to Look Cool in the Heat

Most of us love the dog days of summer but only if we’re prepared for summer to the extreme. Yes the sun is shining, clothes get peeled off, and people flock to the gym to get bikini-ready too little too late! But let’s face it, there are some aspects of summer that just don’t warrant a song and dance! From making sure you slather on the sunscreen to bringing an extra dress shirt to work for when you soak through your first one are just a few. Chin up because there are ways to make the sun shine brighter every day. Knowing how to dress for hot weather and look fab doing it is possible with a little expert help.

Here are a few pointers to help you stay cool as a cucumber no matter what sort of heat wave rolls through!

Wear Textured Fabrics

Esquire.com style experts say comfort is priority one. Particularly during hot weather. When purchasing your summer wardrobe make certain you go for summer fabrics with a unique texture. Linen, hopsack, oxford, and madras are all fantabulous summer fabrics. Not only do they look stylish but they are also functional. Each keeps the clothing off your skin. Which means you can breathe! These summer fabrics just brush different parts of your skin to allow air to circulate through. So much more comfortable than let’s say spandex! EEK!

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