What to Wear to a Summer Soirée

Six celebrity looks to give you instant outfit inspiration for any invite you get this season

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AFTERNOON BARBECUE

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Take some pointers from Sienna Miller: This colorful Dolce & Gabbana midi is the perfect mix of playful and proper, while the stacked heel looks dressy, but won't have you sinking in the grass.

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GET SIENNA'S LOOK

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Buy It! Yumi Kim Dress, $215; shopbop.com, Forever21 Bag, $27.90; forever21.com, Lulus Sandals, $34; lulus.com

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GARDEN PARTY

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There's nothing that feels more appropriate for summer than a mostly white ensemble. Give the classic look a 2016 twist like Naomie Harris did by choosing a dress with a bow detail and a black clutch. The ankle-strap flat keeps this look youthful and low-maintenance.

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GET NAOMIE'S LOOK

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Buy It! Leith Dress, $72; nordstrom.com, La Regale Clutch, $68; lordandtaylor.com, Aldo Flats, $69.99; aldoshoes.com

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LADIES' LUNCHEON

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Miranda Kerr looks pretty and polished in this pastel ruffled cold-shoulder top and midi skirt combo by RVN, perfect for any midday meal in your calendar this summer.

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GET MIRANDA'S LOOK

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Buy It! Topshop Top, $28; us.topshop.com, Warehouse Skirt, $62; warehouse-london.com, Marc Fisher LTD Heels, $79.96; nordstrom.com

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AFTERNOON BARBECUE

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Gabrielle Union's printed midi paired with coordinating navy heels is the perfect daytime dressy look.

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GET GABRIELLE'S LOOK

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Buy It! Ann Taylor Dress, $159;anntaylor.com, Steve Madden Sandals, $89.95; stevemadden.com,

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GARDEN PARTY

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Like Naomie, Sofia Vergara knows a sweet white dress is the unofficial uniform of summer. She keeps it fun and fresh with a ruffled off-the-shoulder dress and wicker bag.

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GET SOFIA'S LOOK

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Buy It! Topshop Dress, $70; us.topshop.com, Michael Kors Bag, $248; michaelkors.com, Dolce Vita Wedges, $135.90; dolcevita.com

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SUNSET DINNER

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Vanessa Hudgens shows that polished and sexy can coexist in the same dress (perhaps for a significant other's work booze cruise)? This flowy look feels perfect for an evening out paired with a barely-there ankle strap heel.

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GET VANESSA'S LOOK

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Buy It! Similar: Intermix Dress, $139; intermixonline.com, Loft $79.50; loft.com

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