The 10 must-have pieces of spring/summer 2024

Here comes the sun! Time for a radiant wardrobe of essentials in bright prints and colours. Here’s a list of our 10 must-have pieces

Cover photo: Pepe Lobez for American Vintage

#1: The striped shirt 

Buttoned up for Sunday lunch or tied around the shoulders like an adult on the way home from the beach. It’s definitely a must in every kid’s wardrobe.

ZATYBAY kid’s shirt in Aqua stripes

#2: The floral tank top

Tank tops are summer essentials. This season, they come in a version with little flowers on the grass. The sweetest little pieces in your closet.

MASSACHUSETTS women’s tank top in Yvette

#3: The checked shorts 

A bit longer than boxers and a bit shorter than Bermuda shorts, this version in cotton elegantly unites comfort and style. The bonus: the poetic colour of the checks.

BYDROCK men’s shorts in Maurice

#4: The fleece shorts

Super comfy with their elastic waistband, these cotton shorts are simple to put on and extremely easy to clean.

DOVEN kid’s shorts in overdyed Satin

#5: The sleeveless cardigan

Who said jumpers were only for winter? At American Vintage, this one comes in a sleeveless pop version in pastel green.

EAST women’s sleeveless cardigan in lime melange

#6: The neon joggers 

Thought you’d never wear neon? Think again. You can wear this piece with the sweatshirt in the same colour or with a lightweight sweater in a more natural shade.

IZUBIRD women’s joggers in neon yellow

#7: The napped cotton shorts

With their elasticated waist and childlike stripes, these sweet-coloured shorts are made for the holidays – in the city, at the seaside or in the countryside.

BOBYPARK women’s shorts in Axelle

#8: The navy blue T-shirt

Instead of a light summer jumper, try a T-shirt. This one is just roomy enough. You’ll want to wear it day in and day out – starting right now (because why wait for the holidays?).   

FIZVALLEY men’s T-shirt in vintage overseas

#9: The denim-style trousers 

Are they trousers? Are they jeans? Maybe they’re both. The ultra-lightweight blue canvas contrasts with red seams for a striking mix.

FAOW women’s trousers in blue

#10: The bathrobe-style jacket 

Flowing and slightly satiny, with white and purple stripes … New in the spring wardrobe, this bathrobe-style jacket slips over any outfit to create an elegant silhouette, indoors and out.

SHANNING women’s jacket in purple stripes

Photo: Pepe Lobez for American Vintage

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