Hot Child In The City! 45 Of The Best 'Summer In The City' A List Looks

29 July 2014 by

Word is this heat wave of ours isn't going anywhere [insert sunshine and dancing girls emoji here]. All city-dwellers out there will know that all of this humidity causes one problem: what do you wear when your morning commute could double as a bikram yoga class?

To give you some sun-spiration we have put together 40 of the best 'summer in the city' looks from the likes of Olivia Palermo, Cara Delevingne, Alexa Chung and Victoria Beckham. Plus, shop four different looks below...

1. Cara Delevingne

Cara Delevingne's 'summer in the city' wardrobe is all about one thing: the dungarees. To get the look why not go for these ripped white short dungarees by Topshop? To copy Cara's look pair with her Kiini crochet bikini and colourful trilby.

cara delevingne crochet bikini, style, new york city style, cara delevingne dungarees, cara delevingne sunglasses

Maison Michel trilby, £305, Moto denim short dungarees, £38, Ray Ban aviators, £125, Kiini crochet bikini, £225

2. Olivia Palermo

Olivia Palermo looks chic whatever the weather. Do a Palermo and mix a floaty pleated skirt with uptown tailoring. Cat-eye sunnies are a must!

Sleeveless Jacket, £430, Paul and Joe; Winged Sunglasses, £320, Thierry Lasry; Printed Split Skirt, £155, Whistles; Leather Wrap Watch, £125, Nixon; Tailored Trousers, £235, Paul and Joe; Nude Clutch, £18, Asos; V-Neck Top, £39.99, Zara; Nude Lace-up Heels, £513, Aquazzura

3. Miranda Kerr

Jean queen Miranda Kerr sticks to the basics, staying loyal to her skinny jeans whatever the weather. It's an easy style formula to steal. Skinny jeans + white t shirt + chunky gold necklace.

miranda kerr, denim, jeans, miranda kerr skinny jeans, miranda kerr fashion

Dinny Hall necklace, £375, T by Alexander Wang t shirt, £65, & Other Stories lace bra, £19, Topshop denim shirt, £34, Citizens of Humanity Rocket skinny,

4. Alexa Chung

 Alexa Chung is the queen of looking haute on a humid sidewalk, sticking to breezy summer frocks. This summer she has been spotted in a cute Carven lace mini with shirt-like sleeves and side panels and a Free People floaty daisy print midi dress straps falling off the shoulder. To up the Alexa factor, pair with espadrilles and red lipstick.

Zimmerman dress, £280, Topshop pleated shift dress, £48, Stella McCartney espadrilles, £180, Ancient Greek Sandals, £150

See our pick of the best 'summer in the city' A List looks in the gallery above...


All posts must obey the house rules, if you object to any comments please let us know and we'll take the appropriate action.