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For most people, after February, there are no big celebrations to look forward to until May, but finally Memorial Day and the three-day weekend are approaching. Contrary to what the calendar says, everyone knows it makes the unofficial sign of summer, which means it’s time to turn up the heat — in terms of looks.
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Now it’s time to get out of your outdated sweatpants and put on the best swimwear; Memorial Day is all about wiping the page clean. In fact, think of this holiday as the perfect time to hit the reset button in your wardrobe.
Do you find it hard to believe us? We will prove it. Pop into these six Memorial Day outfit ideas that prove the holiday isn’t exclusively for all-white groups.
1. Mix styles like a pro with this bestselling Amazon dress
Who said you have to break the bank to look great? Not us—and on this Memorial Day, all you need is a plus-size Nemidor midi dress. Available in women’s sizes stretching from 14 Plus to 26 Plus, with 26 different styles and colors to grab. Each option features the same soft, ultra-stretchy material and A-line edge, with over 10,700 reviewers loving each version. Many shoppers mentioned how much they loved the “breathable material”, while others said it “made them feel [their] The most comfortable.”
What could be better than that? Wear these wedge sandals by Franco Sarto Clemens Espadrille, of course. Available in sizes 5 to 11, these shoes are ready-to-wear in ten different colors and are nothing short of fan-favorites. Deemed “beautiful and comfortable” by reviewers, this shoe features a three-inch heel, silver-tone hardware, and an adjustable ankle strap. Wear them all weekend and remember to keep them in mind when any backyard weddings you have come into your calendar in the summer season.
To put your look together, ask for help from Ericsson Veracruz beaded headband. This satin headband features oversized gold flowers that pair perfectly with the neutrals of your sandals, while the white base highlights the polka dots of your dress. It’s a win!
2. Add a pop of color to this all-white collection with Hermès’ip . Oil
Stay assured by going all in an all-white theme, with the new Candice Cameron Bure summer jacket from QVC that fits the bill. Available in women’s tall sizes ranging from XXXS to 5X, choose from our favorite honeybee yellow, hot pink fuchsia, cobalt blue, and our favorite natural white. It is designed in super comfortable knit fabric and can be dressed up or draped out. Plus it looks a lot more expensive than it is now.
Just in time for spring, DL1961 released its bestselling Hepburn jeans in an all-new white, perfectly in line with the spring season. Featuring all the darling bells and whistles, this sustainable denim is available in women’s sizes 23 through 34, offering a super flattering high rise design that is fitted through the waist and seat, tapers from the thigh out for a wide leg.
Take this all-white look to new heights by incorporating Larroude’s Mule Dolly into its white sister shade, Ivory. Still in the same color family, this Dolly mule is available in women’s sizes 5 through 10. The slip-on design features a 4.5-inch block heel and precision-crafted leather provides comfort, support, and durability.
Unlike Christmas or the Fourth of July, Memorial Day isn’t exclusively associated with a distinct shade of lipstick like red. Instead, this holiday season, elevate your all-white ensemble by rocking a bold lip shade. To get the job done, turn to this Hermes lip oil; Not just all over Instagram, but this apricot orange shade is sublime. Perfectly blended with botanical oils, this formula will protect, nourish and boost hydration while boosting your lips with the perfect look of natural color.
3. Put a modern twist on traditional French girl style with this Mersea striped jacket
Prepare for love at first sight with the Mersea Amour Jacket. Available in one size fits all, this jacket is made from a soft, fluffy fabric. We love the way this classic pullover adds a touch of fun and warmth to this traditional French long sleeve t-shirt. Even sweeter are the subtle details of the buttons and the four colors that feature a heart appliqué on both elbows.
Brighten up your look by wearing these short jean shorts from Wild Fable. Available in women’s long sizes from 00 to 26 watts, these high-waisted ready-to-wear shorts in five different colors and styles are sure to be a new summer essential.
Stay comfortable and stylish with the help of the Puma Carina sneakers. Available in women’s shoe sizes from 5.5 to 11, these all-white sneakers will command anyone’s attention with their leather lace-ups featuring an athletic design and textured midsole.
Ditch this adorable set effortlessly by adding some festive touches. This is Lele Sadoughi x LoveShackFancy Crystal Knotted Headband They’ll pair and match perfectly with the little hearts on your jacket, as these Amazon bestselling hoop earrings drive the look home.
4. Count on the Eloquii chambray shirt to keep the design simple
If the thought of wearing white sends chills down your spine, stay safe and turn your attention to chambray, which is not only a great alternative but also festive. Take the chambray shirt from Eloquii; This fuss-free piece was designed with a light wash and we love the powdery blue color. Available in women’s long sizes 14 through 26, the subtle front cutouts, fitted bodice, and collared neck add to its wearability.
Take things up a notch, in style, and step into the Superga low-top leather sneakers. Ready to wear women’s shoes in sizes 6-10, these shoes feature a 1.5″ wearable platform that accents all-white color and makes them transition seamlessly from day to night.
Keep your belongings safe and sound by reaching for this JW PEI Gabbi bag. The brand is not only loved by A-listers, including Emily Ratajkowski, but all 14 colors available get a near-perfect rating by Amazon reviewers. Between the vegan leather exterior, suede interior, and textured handles, it’s not hard to understand why reviewers consider this bag a “must”.
5. Pair Rachel Zoe x Express Edit with your favorite Good American denim
As much as we love one-off holiday outfits, we love one-off holiday outfits—that’s what Rachel Zoe x Express Edit has to offer. Available in women’s sizes from XXS to XL, build a base with the Rachel Zoe Satin Cami. Satin material and a V-neck make this shirt formal enough to wear for any Memorial Day occasion with a dress code. Additionally, the shorter hemline allows for versatility; It can go from day to night and will work even after the festivities are over.
Opt for a matching two-piece look by rocking this Rachel Zoe satin one-button jacket over your shoulders. Available in women’s sizes from XXS to XL, it’s crafted from the same satin material and offers a one-button closure for warmth and an effortlessly cool look.
Skip the matching bottoms of this shirt set and slip into a statement-worthy pair of jeans like the Good American Girlfriend Good American High Rise Jeans. Available in women’s sizes 0-16, this denim offers a raised fit perfect to balance the cropped silhouette of the shirt, while the relaxed fit through the thigh and loose fit remains comfortable and functional.
Add an unexpected pop of color with Jeffrey Campbell Alise’s embellished sandal, available in women’s sizes 5 to 10. One reviewer claims these are “the most frequently worn sandals,” while another shopper says they gave her “super-shiny feet.”
6. Take the path of least pursued with the navy blue unit of this Girlfriend Collective
On the fence about what are your plans for this Memorial Day? Go for a Memorial Day outfit idea that can work anytime, anywhere. Build a base with this midnight blue bike unit from Girlfriend Collective. A great alternative to any shorts or biker shorts, this all-around piece is available in women’s sizes stretched from XXS to 6XL, offering a shorter hem, a low back and a built-in bra.
Unsubscribe from the traditional black and white jacket and subscribe to the basic khaki wardrobe; Enter the 80s Everlin jacket. Available in women’s sizes 00-20, this jacket features a classic collar, oversized shoulders, and relaxed silhouette with three front pockets and one interior pocket. In addition, the khaki shade can transition from season to season.
Stay comfortable and stylish by wearing these sandals from Sam Edelman Kia. Available in women’s shoe sizes 5 through 11, there are 20 colors to choose from, each with the same slim strap, square toe and 3.5″ heel.
Add some statement accessories with Louella’s necklace. Mixing two of our bestselling Bauble Bar necklaces, this piece is part chain and part paperclip, with an elegant toggle in the middle. Carry good luck with you wherever you go by investing in this Evil Eye Enzo ring.
Finish off your ’90s look with the help of the JW PEI Eva Shoulder Bag. Made of crocodile-embossed vegan leather and recycled plastic bottles, this Amazon bestseller has over 1,800 references that crave it.
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