The 9 Pieces Bringing Me Joy This Week

July 13, 2020 at 05:00AM

We created What to Buy Now to bring you a concise edit every Monday of the items we really love—from the high street, designer labels, vintage gems you can buy online and even charity-shop treasures. We’re constantly scanning the most stylish online stores so you can feel safe in the knowledge that you won’t miss a thing.

We know that your fashion requirements can vary massively from season to season, whether you’re looking for an immaculately tailored staple, an affordable sundress or the perfect pair of shoes. So not only will we cover all the bases, but as ardent believers in mindful consumption, we’ll make sure everything we include will look just as fresh in a year’s time as it does now.

Of course, we’ll also bring you those pieces that simply set your heart racing in a way that only fashion can. This week’s highlights include plenty of winning wardrobe gems, including Ganni’s sell-out midi in a new hue, an elevating vintage necklace and a versatile pair of denim cut-offs. Scroll down to shop the buys on my wish list this week. You know what to do.

The dress now comes in rainbow colourways.

Another winning pair of sandals from Dune.

Perfect for when the weather’s being temperamental.

Throw this baby on with leather sliders when the mercury rises.

Use this to elevate everything from dresses to white tees.

A ribbed tank always looks so premium.

This summer’s most-wanted sandal style.

The longer length of these denim cut-offs will be so flattering.

A shacket is fast becoming our favourite wardrobe staple.

A throw-on-and-go dress if we ever saw one.

The coolest shorts suit we’ve seen on the high street.

The sandal brand of the year.

We’re saying yes to summer leather. 

By FAR has the best selection of baguette bags.

For a hint of Upper East Side chic.


Wear these pre-loved beauties with the above cardi.

Perfect for sun-soaked heatwave days.

A comfy pair of sliders to accompany everything from denim to dresses.

This plissé fabric looks so premium IMO.

Another day, another pair of WFH-ready slider sandals.  

This will keep you cool in the heatwave. 

The dress everyone’s been talking about is finally here. 

Whether it’s for beach or bed, these silken shorts are sure to turn heads. 

You gotta love a statement back.

Give your summer outfits added cool factor with these Joseph sunnies. 

Just the right length and stripe for a super-flattering finish. 

Yes, I do need another vintage blouse. Thanks, Etsy.

The ultimate ’80-inspired summer blazer. 

Get Prada’s cult Velcro sandals for less on Vestiaire Collective. 

A little bit of smocking never goes amiss in a summer dress.

The bag brand to know for 2020.

Wear with everything from jeans to dresses and skirts. 

A pleated midi is the wardrobe workhorse you won’t regret investing in. 

The linen shirt is a firm fixture in our warm weather capsule. 

Throw over your bikini in the garden and dream of holidays to come. 

Playsuits don’t come much cuter than this pinstripe piece. 

For when you’re craving some retro-inspired florals. 

Just wait till you see the back.

Another winning smocked top from & Other Stories.

You’d never know these are from Mango.

The cutest vintage playsuit I’ve ever seen.

If you’re looking for a floral mini this year, make sure to check out vintage options.

Pretty much my dream bikini. 

I’m throwing it back to the ’90s with this linen maxi. 

The perfect mood-boosting addition to a white tee. 

I can’t stop looking and shorts suits right now.

The high-street dress of dreams.

You’ll wear this on repeat all summer long.

A real summer staple. 

Just add to jeans and your fave sandals. 

The cutest smocked dress we’ve seen.

The ideal dress-up-dress-down tank top. 

I’ll never say no to a vintage-inspired blouse. 

Gingham trousers are ideal for summer, and even better when they come pre-loved. 

The ultimate throw-on-and-go warm weather playsuit. 

Yep, I’ve found my dream summer jacket.

Tevas are still going strong. This year, we’re buying them in white.

Sweatshirts are looking unexpectedly appealing right now, especially when they come with a throwback logo. 

Use now to store all your scarves, then for weekends away for many years to come.

An affordable and versatile blouse to keep you cool in the heat.

This will be a serious multitasker in your accessory capsule this season.

Next: Spring/Summer 2020 Fashion Trends: What We’ll Be Wearing in This New Decade

Opening Image: @styleidealist; @thenxcvintage; @nicole_huisman; @kimseidensticker

Author Joy Montgomery | Whowhatwear
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