We’re so ready for afternoons at the pool and dinners on the patio. When we’re not basking in the rays, we’ll be channeling Palm Beach and infusing our spaces and closets with the next-best thing: preppy staples and bursts of bright yellow.
Our inspiration. We love the way this book captures the glam life in paradise. In the Spirit of Palm Beach ($45), by Pamela Fiori, from Grace Hill, 785 E. Lake St., Wayzata, 952-476-2406, gracehilldesign.com
Lights On. An Ikat print in a pale hue looks modern. Ceramic table lamp ($39.99), by Threshold, from Target, target.com
Sun Dress. The perfect choice for a summer party. Dress ($178), by Lilly Pulitzer, from Melly, Galleria, Edina, 952-929-9252, mellyonline.com
Pillow Power. A tropical print can brighten an entire room. Pillow ($295), also from Grace Hill.
Grab Bag. Start with an airy leather tote, and add color. Inserts are interchangeable. Bag ($275), by AMT x Mimot, from Walker Art Center, 1750 Hennepin Ave., Mpls., 612-375-7633, walkerart.org
Beach Walk. Waterproof for the pool or boat, but snazzy enough to wear to dinner. Men’s loafer ($169), by Swims, from MartinPatrick 3, 212 3rd Ave. N., Mpls., 612-746-5329, martinpatrick3.com
Accessorized. Swap out your metals for these summery bangles. Bracelets ($38 each), by Kate Spade, also from Melly.
Ultimate Textile. Is it a tablecloth? A blanket? A beach towel? It’s everything. Blanket/tablecloth ($253), by abanjá, from Mille, 316 W. 48th St., Mpls., 612-209-7364, shopmille.com