Gwenyth Paltrow In 'The Talented Mr. Ripley.'
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The ultimate summer style inspiration.

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Even if your summer plans don’t involve a far-flung getaway in Italy, you can dress like they do. For style inspiration, we always turn to Gwyneth Paltrow’s Marge Sherwood in The Talented Mr. Ripley. Her warm-weather wardrobe had it all: nautical-inspired swimsuits, breezy midi skirts, puffy sleeve blouses, and more. Check out her best fashion moments (and how to recreate them) ahead.

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You can’t go wrong with a buttoned blouse and midi skirt.

An oversized blouse to tie up or let loose.

This fun, quilt-like pattern revamps the gingham print.

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If you didn’t wear a puff-sleeve top, did you really experience summer?

For Love & Lemons
Shelby Blouse

Channel cottagecore in a crop top.

Try a bustier silhouette if you’re feeling fancy.

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Nautical motifs will liven up any swimsuit.

This nautical motif is subtle and timeless.

A reversible bikini bottom will help switch things up.

Ambrosia Top

This baby blue bikini has a ribbed look to it.

Iraia Bottom

This bottom has ties on the side that you’ll want to show off.

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City-bound for vacation? Add a trench coat and black accessories for a sleek, classic look.

A trench coat always dresses up the most casual outfits.


A simple cateye frame to wear all summer.

Baguette - Black
Joanna Maxham

This baguette bag can be worn for any occasion.

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