Summer is a time for bright colors. Clothing, accessories, makeup, and home décor all look fantastic in summer brights and these affordable under-$50 items will help you shop this trend on a budget. From a yellow maxi dress from Lulu’s, to a red outdoor pouf from Kohl’s, to a teal purse from Charming Charlie, these summer brights are fun items that you'll love.
A classic silhouette in a bright summer color make this pink tank top from Target a piece you can wear in multiple ways.
Overlay Tank, $27.99
This outdoor pouf from Kohl’s will add a pop of color to all your al fresco events.
Sonoma Outdoors Short Round Pouf, $44.99
Maxi dresses are among my favorite summer outfits! This beautiful yellow maxi dress from Lulu’s is a great way to wear a maxi in a bright color.
Light of My Life Yellow Maxi Dress, $49
Another eye-catching outdoor decoration, this candleholder from World Market could be used as a vase, candleholder, and more!
Teal Glass Teardrop Lantern Candleholder, $2.98-3.99
Bauble Bar’s unique pink drop earrings will have everyone asking, where did you get those?!
Ether Drops, $34
These casual floral shorts from Forever 21 are perfect for the weekend. Pair with a neutral top and flat sandals to let the print shine.
Lace-Trimmed Floral Shorts, $15.90
Slide sandals are so on-trend right now. In a summer bright, they're even more fashionable.
Sam and Libby Toni Slide Sandal, $20.24
This bright pink OPI nail polish looks fantastic on sun-kissed fingers and toes.
OPI Brights in Can’t Hear Myself Pink, $9.50
A turquoise statement necklace is a stylish addition to any simple outfit, from a white top and denim shorts to a little black dress.
Leading Light Turquoise Rhinestone Statement Necklace, $16
Make your guests more comfortable while brightening up your space with these summery pillow covers.
Floral and Chevron Indoor/Outdoor Pillow Covers, $38
Don't let your sandals have all the fun - pick up some fun flats in a bright hue that you can wear at work and the weekend.
Wanted Laurel Flats, $39.99
Tote your essentials in this attention-grabbing bag that's fashionable and practical.
Merona Mini Satchel Handbag with Removable Crossbody Strap, $34.99
Bright bathing suits are having a moment now, especially colorblock styles. Can you think of a more fashionable, fun way to enjoy your summer vacations and days on the beach?
For Shore Fuchsia and Neon Orange Bikini, $29
If you're hesitant about wearing bright colors, add a small dose with this adorable Bauble Bar bracelet that reminds me of summer camp (but in a much more stylish way, of course!)
Lucia Bracelet, $32
Summer brights aren't just for the weekend. This bright structured bag is a professional way to incorporate summer brights into your 9 to 5 wardrobe.
Mini Lady Lockbox Satchel, $29
Rimmel London’s new lip balm in Berry Blush boasts punchy packaging and gives lips a hint of luscious color.
Keep Calm Lip Balm – Berry Blush, $2.50