The "East Coast Summer" Aesthetic Is Going Viral—31 Pieces to Get the Look

In the scorching heat of summer, a cool and sophisticated trend is taking over TikTok, captivating users with its timeless allure. The "East Coast summer" aesthetic has become the season's most sought-after style, embodying a delightful blend of old money charm and classic nostalgia. Inspired by the jet-setting travelers who frequent the enchanting Hamptons, quaint Nantucket, picturesque Cape Cod, and other exclusive East Coast hideaways, this trend is a journey back in time to an era of elegance and refinement.

When I dress in the "East Coast summer" aesthetic, I feel transported into a world of glistening yachts, pristine sandy beaches, and glamorous mansions framed by white picket fences. It captures the essence of a region that is known for timeless staples, crisp linens, and refined details. Seeing this aesthetic soar on my TikTok feed has encouraged me to dress more and more timelessly and explore the many gems that line the East Coast. Shop the travel wardrobe to go along with it below.

I own this necklace, and it's never failed me on an East Coast adventure.

I'm bringing back schoolboy shorts, and you can't stop me.

If only this Khaite bag could be my next purchase.

Linen pants are a must-have if you're aiming for an East Coast summer.

Everything about this belt has me obsessed.

Denim shorts are longer on the East Coast, and I'm loving that.

Fashion people are wearing pajama pants, so I'm wearing pajama pants.

I've seen this dress in a few other colors, but this one takes the cake.

Something about a boat-neck screams quiet luxury.

Boxer shorts are trending, so I'd wear these with a plain white tee.

I think about buying these shell earrings regularly.

Load up on as many stripes as you can fit in your shopping cart.

Throw this cardigan around your shoulders—you won't regret it.

I don't know why, but I'm convinced that Converse sneakers are so East Coast.

I'm dreaming of styling these shorts right along with it.

I guarantee that these won't fail you.

I'm madly in love with this dress, and I want it in all of the colors.

A denim midi skirt will impress those East Coast girlies.

A classic piece that will never go out of style.

Any clothing item that has the word boyfriend in front of it is my cup of tea.