Trend to Try: Club Tropicana

The sun, sand and surf that tropical islands boast spells summer better than anything. Whether you’re headed for an island getaway or not, embrace the beach these holidays with bright tropics in green, white and red. Palm trees, banana leaves and bold florals are just what the doctor ordered. You’re on island time, now.

What to wear to a summer BBQ

It’s the time of year when we flock outside to mingle by the barbecue. Cold wine, fresh salads and grilled meat mingle with music, sun and summer flowers.

While the summer barbecue is the perfect way to spend a warm afternoon, because of its casual nature, the dress code is a little unclear. Don’t be under or overdressed with the stunning outfit ideas below.