From backyard BBQs to epic brunches, destination weddings to legit live music, summertime means your social calendar really heats up! As the temps rise, you may find it’s time to do a little shopping to prepare yourself for the spicy fun that awaits. After all, the right outfit ups the ante for any occasion. Infuse bold fashions and chic style into your summer fun this year and watch as your experience goes from awesome to downright Insta-worthy (read: enviable!).
Check out this list of where you can get your summer hotness on for any event right here in Alpharetta:
Whether you’re seeing the Backstreet Boys, The Chicks, or OneRepublic with NEEDTOBREATHE at Ameris Bank Amphitheatre this summer or you’re looking for something chic to wear to Wire and Wood Alpharetta songwriters festival in October, Magnolia Moon has you covered for the coolest in concert wear. We love their ultra-comfy graphic tees, and since 90s fashion is totally en vogue, their Riske Daisy Vinyl Sandals are an absolute must for show-ready cute kicks.
When The Southern Porch’s chicken and waffles call or Harth’s bloody mary’s beckon, you simply must get your brunch on. You’ll find the ideal ensemble for summer day drinking at Moops Boutique. Specializing in French shabby chic, cool girl summer staples like Summer22 White Cotton Tees and comfortable Summer22 Turtle Pants plus deep V-pocket tees by Baci and must-have summer knits abound at this beloved Canton Street shop.
As the temps rise, you may find an abundance of wedding invitations peppering your refrigerator door (seriously—so. much. gold. foil.). Whether you’re headed to a Bridgerton-inspired extravaganza, a coastal celebration of love, or a roaring ‘20s romance fete, Dress Up Alpharetta lives up to its name as the ultimate in frocks for every occasion. Sunny one-shoulders, asymmetrical maxis, and floral minis are just a few of the greatest hits available. With so many to-die-for dresses on offer here, the only challenge you’ll face will be not upstaging the bride!
Salty breezes and lapping waves are practically synonymous with summer. Once you’ve put in for your well-deserved PTO and you’re ready to get on beach time, the only thing left to do is fill your suitcase with a wealth of gorgeous coastal garments. Fortunately, All Inspired will have you fully vacay-ready thanks to an incredible selection of timeless resort-wear and stylish seaside accessories. From fringed surf-and-sand beach towels and elegant Caus insulated drink tumblers (because you want a classy receptacle for keeping that Rose nice and crisp) to Matisse Platform Sandals in a variety of tropical vibes and bold-hued tiered mini skirts sure to go perfectly with your bikini top, All Inspired has all the goods to keep you looking gorg for your great escape.
Whether it’s a low country boil or a backyard bbq, summertime cookout sessions demand pretty outfits that breathe, baby! When your weekend social calendar fills up with patio hangs and back deck seltzer sipping, hit up Francesca’s for all the best in fashion forward styles right for every style of weekend revelry. Our fave summertime finds include eyelet rompers, embroidered shift dresses, ‘90s vibe button front overall dresses, and shorts designed for every shape of body (and even the hottest summer nights!). While you’re there, go ahead and treat yourself to a fun shoe and some stackable necklaces to complete the look. Sister, the burgers won’t be the only thing sizzling at the bbq!
In the midst of all the go-go-going during the summertime, sometimes a girl just wants to kick back and relax. When your couch and your Netflix queue whisper sweet nothings to you, calling for you to do absolutely nothing, outfit your downtime via Korner Soak. This fabulous ode to relaxation features everything from decadent bath soaks and dreamy candles to luxe loungewear and cozy PJ sets. Take your “me time” up a notch with a fuzzy slipper and cute sleepwear you’ll be tempted to wear everywhere!
Already secured the perfect outfit and looking for the best occasion to wear it to? Find hundreds of awesome events happening in Alpharetta throughout the summer and fall when you check out our Event Calendar. Make the most of your Alpharetta shopping and adventures by adding in a stay at one of 30 modern hotels and share your best pics with us by tagging us at @AwesomeAlpharetta and using our hashtag, #AwesomeAlpharetta!