How to Choose the Right Look for any Sunny Occasion

May 30, 2018Reading Time: 5 min

Your day in the sun has finally arrived! It's in the high 70's and you are ready to soak up some rays this summer season. So, what do you wear? Besides that SPF lotion, you need to have some key items in your wardrobe that you can rock during those sunny events. Depending on your itinerary, you may need a whole range of options to choose from and, as the scouts say, "always be prepared."

When it comes to must-haves for vacations, summertime parties, beach getaways, or days in the park - no one does it better than Lands' End. From dresses to casual looks, this influential fashion force merges beauty and comfort to create looks that are perfect in every season and temperature. Not to mention, you can save even more when you use this Lands' End promo code to unlock an additional 30% off on your entire order from Lands' End! Here are out top picks for all you sun goddesses (and guys) out there and what you need to be wearing for every sunny occasion:

Taking it Poolside

Reversible Bikini

You can get double the style for half the price with the Women's Reversible Shoulder Tie Bikini! Listen ladies, with this swim suit, you get two looks in one! This versatile suit features black and white flowers on one side and classic stripes on the other. This not only saves you money but also creates additional wardrobe options for less!

One Piece Summer Swimsuit

If you're sporty and you know it, you should reach for the Women's Scoopneck One-Piece Swimsuit. This swimsuit is perfect if you're planning to spend the day paddle-boarding, playing beach volleyball, running along the shore, or working on that tan. With a curvaceous cut and x-back straps, nothing will stand in the way of your beach day!

Deep Daisy Swim trunks

We haven't forgotten about you, guys! Here is something you're sure to love: the Men's 6" Print Volley Swim Trunks. You can choose from so many different styles, colors, and designs, but we have to say the deep sea daisy print pictured above is simply the sweetest. Not to mention, with their True Fit technology, you are sure to find a pair of swim trunks that fit like a glove.

Moving on to Drinks

Flounce Swimsuit Cover-up

A great way to save money on your entire outfit is by layering. For example, you can achieve an entirely new look by finding the perfect swimsuit cover-up. This will ensure you're ready to go straight from the pool to the bar without an additional outfit change. If you're feeling tropical, the Women's Flounce Swim Cover-up Dress in the Havana Palm pattern is the most adorable swim dress we've seen this season! You can wear this piece to your favorite sunbathing spot, then continue the fun at an open-air happy hour. It's glam, chill, and on-trend - just like you!

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Do you ever feel like you need more of Kate Middleton's style in your life? Us too! We think the Women's Notch Neck Swim Cover-up Dress is a classy, casual take on a look that is fit for a princess. You can Duchess-up your entire look with this cool sea-breezy design that will make you feel like royalty without having to spend like a princess.


Guys, you can spruce up your wardrobes this summer by adding a much-needed dose of flowers and floral prints! Just look at this Hibiscus Floral print that is available in the Men's Short Sleeve Washed Jersey Hoffman. While this design features some striking flowers, it also maintains a rich, masculine feeling due to it's darker color scheme. This jersey will combine perfectly with your favorite pair of swim shorts, meaning that you'll be ready for a dip in the ocean or an evening at a beach party.

Soaking up the Sunset

Maxi Dress

Summer just isn't the same without taking a long stroll on the sand while the sun is setting over the water. You can almost hear the ocean waves crashing into the shore with this Women’s Sleeveless Knit Surplice Maxi Dress. While there are lots of patterns to choose from, we have our eyes set on the Washed Blue Multi-Stripe. This versatile ensemble can go from a day at the beach to a sandy after party without missing a beat.

Sleeveless Woven Shirt-Dress

And what about dinner with a shoreline view? The Women's Sleeveless Woven Shirt Dress is simply stunning and inspires a feeling of nostalgia for the fashion and elegance of the 1950's. This look is avaliable in both a Whisper Mint Floral pattern and in a vibrant Peach Multi-Stripe look. Both are absolutely gorgeous and are perfect for dinner at the beach or a night exploring the town.

Dip Dyed Linen Shirt

Gents, we would never forget about you! We love the style and flair of the Men's Traditional Fit Short Sleeve Dip Dyed Linen Shirt which is available in a beautiful shade of aqua. This simple and stunning shirt is perfect to wear for date night or for walking down the shoreline with your Missus. This shirt looks like paradise, and so will you!

Lands' End leaves no one out when it comes to summer style! With their special sales and promotions that are constantly being posted and updated, it's easier than ever to catch some summer deals.