Simultaneously relaxed and polished, effortlessly cool and loaded with summertime vibes – we're talking about the SoCal style. That means laid back denim, flirty and casual tops, statement sunhats and boho prints galore. If you're all about updating your wardrobe for the warmer season with a few chic pieces inspired by West Coast aesthetics that master the art of looking effortlessly put together, then check out our favorite quintessential Californian style picks from Totokaelo.
There's no other item that's more qualified to hop on our SoCal list than a pair of iconic blue jeans. Featuring a high-rise cut and a trendy ankle crop, this distressed pair of jeans comes with a slightly faded finish, just right when aiming to perfect your Californian chicness-inspired outfit. Paired with mules, sneakers or slip-ons, and crop tops or loose half-tucked tees, this RE/DONE pair is sure to look on point.
Buy Now: RE/DONE High Rise Ankle Crop, $250
Whether you're about to hit the beach or have lunch at your favorite outdoor spot, a wide-brim sun hat is definitely part of the quintessential SoCal look. This Horisaki sun hat comes in versatile ivory featuring charred edges for a unique, quirky touch. Combined with a lace sundress or with a pair of distressed shorts and an oversize button-down, a maxi hat like our Totokaelo pick serves two purposes: to offer shade from the bright Californian sun and to make you look fabulous in the process.
Buy Now: Horisaki Felt Sun Hat, $972
Relaxed, loose, laissez-faire tops scream SoCal style — and our favorite pick for the upcoming season is this Molly Goddard blouse, featuring a flirty off-the-shoulder cut. Unrestrictive yet form-defining thanks to its gathered elasticated waist, the Marion top is a great option for both skinnies and shorts.
Buy Now: Molly Goddard Marion Top, $675
Just in time for Coachella: A mish-mash of bohemian prints in one relaxed fabric-blocked frock. This Acne Studios dress comes with a super cozy cut, featuring a drop waist and long, breezy sleeves. Paired with ankle boots, sneakers or strappy sandals, an oversized fedora hat and with layered gold-tone necklaces, this Jorny print dress meets the right criteria in terms of looking quintessentially Californian-chic. There are often Totokaelo coupon codes available to help save some money on chic dresses like this.
Buy Now: Acne Studios Jorny Print Dress, $540
The weather might be sunny all year-round, but those chilly nights call for a staple denim jacket. And if you're all about upgrading your collection with a piece that brings a unique design element into the equation, this Vetements reworked denim jacket from Totokaelo is definitely a catch. Featuring an intricately patchworked finish and a medium denim wash, this All-American jacket is definitely a perfect match for your skinnies, white denims, rompers and sundresses.
Buy Now: Vetements Reworked Denim Jacket, $925 (orig. $1850)
Breezy and Cropped
Our list wouldn't be complete without a pair of one of Californian style's ultimate staples – chic, relaxed shorts. Whether you're all about looking effortlessly put-together or going for more of an urban streetwear with a high-fashion spin vibe, this pair of taupe-hued shorts from Baserange Bobbili is all about that hassle-free look SoCal trendsetters master to perfection.
Buy Now: Baserange Bobbili Short, $82 (orig. $165)
Crisp White Finishes
You've got your denims, your off-the-shoulder top, your sun hat and your cropped jacket and you're all set to rock your new SoCal-chic look. The next step: complete your outfit with a pair of crisp white sneakers with an impeccable finish. Our pick: this Ports 1961 pair, featuring a feminine oversize bow detail for a playful twist on a classic.
Buy Now: Ports 1961 Bow Sneakers, $595
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