Whitney Port’s Guide to a Perfect Summer Wardrobe
(Getty Images) Whitney Port's summer closet guide
Looking to upgrade your summer wardrobe? Turn to Whitney Port for inspiration!
Whether this designer is gearing up for her next runway show or hitting the red carpet, she always looks effortlessly cool with her easy, California-chic style.
So when we had the chance to catch up with the former reality star in Los Angeles this week, we had to get the lowdown on her summer fashion must-haves.
StyleBistro: What are your three summer closet essentials?
Whitney Port: Strappy sandals, a perfect pair of comfortable sunglasses (I just got these really cute Céline round ones) and a great bikini!
"Simona Plank" sandals, $195 at Loeffler Randall
Céline "Teddy" sunglasses, $349 at Matches
Bikini, $60 at Topshop
StyleBistro: Aside from a great bikini, what are your beach necessities?
Whitney Port: A great bag! I have the cutest printed terry cloth Fresco beach bag that looks good with everything. I also love a good hat.
Fresco tote, $79 at StefaniBagsXhilaration fedora, $13 at Target
StyleBistro: Fourth of July is next week—will you be wearing any of these items during the festivities?
Whitney Port: I was actually just thinking about this! My go-to is usually a cute white summer dress with pretty sandals. But during the day, you will definitely find me in my bikini!
Strappy dress, $70 at Zara
"Papaye" sandals, $348 at Bally
StyleBistro: Okay, spill—since we don’t all have a Hollywood budget, out of all of the summer pieces you've bought, what can pull double duty and transition into fall?
Whitney Port: Heels, jeans and a blazer! Definitely my Alexander Wang heels, my Current Elliott skinny black jeans and my black and white blocked Rebecca Minkoff blazer. Basically—anything that’s timeless!