If you’re like me and are counting down the days until summer officially starts, then you’re going to want to take the recommended shopping assortment below very seriously. Once summer begins, you’re not going to want to spend your time stress shopping for all the things you didn’t buy beforehand, which is why I’ve curated a list of all the must-have summer basics of the season. If you identify as a minimalist, chances are you already own a majority of the pieces ahead, but if you simply want to be a minimalist and are looking to streamline your wardrobe just a smidge, then pay close attention—this one is for you.
Ahead, you will see the eight summer basics that should definitely be on your radar. Featuring everything from dresses to sandals, the staples found below will be some of the most heavily rotated pieces in your closet come summer, and honestly, that’s what basics are for, so get to shopping.