Photos left to right: Emanuelle Alt, Pixie Geldof, Ashlee Simpson, Kate Moss

There’s nothing we love more than a good rocker look—and add a bit of glam into the mix, and we’re hooked. That’s why rocker mavens like Emanuelle Alt, Ashlee Simpson, Kate Moss and Pixie Geldof are some of our style favorites.

This summer, embrace your bad girl side by rocking out a cool girl look. Not sure where to start?

Don’t fret, we’ve chosen some great pieces that every rocker girl should own.  Our picks will ensure that you’re able to party through the summer in effortless, cool rocker girl style – no grunge in sight.

Slouchy Tops and Cut-Offs

Slouchy (but never sloppy) tops will be sure to get their wear this summer.

When paired with tiny frayed cut-offs, they are likely to become your summer uniform.

Get the look:


Tall Rivals Rock Tank Top

Summertime Ankle Boots

Always one to challenge ‘rules,’ you probably prefer to wear boots all year round.
In the summer, opt for ankle boots and pair them with everything from cut-offs to maxi dresses.

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Bags With Tons of Hardware

This season’s funky bright colored bags look especially good with tons of hardware.Think buckle and stud embellishments.

Get the look:

Sam Edelman – Bryn Pouchette


Tough-As-Nails Jewelry

Pile on the bold jewelry and you’re sure to make quite the statement.

Turquoise jewels look especially dramatic against glowing, summer skin.

Get the look:

DANNIJO Omala Necklace

Pamela Love Quartz Crystal Bangle

LUV AJ “Heavy Metal Lover Collection” Crystal Cross Post Earrings

Over-sized Shades

The bigger, the better or so they say. Nothing completes an outfit better than a pair of sleek shades.

You’re guaranteed to look like a rock star.

Get the look:

House of Harlow 1960 Chelsea Sunglasses in Nude

Gauzy Maxi Dresses

Toughen up a maxi with bold footwear and tons of eye-catching jewelry.On chilly nights, throw on a leather biker jacket for a feminine yet tough look.

Get the look:

Rag & Bone ‘Bridget’ dress



Bold Sandals

Sandals with texture and detailing are right up your alley. They will instantly add some edginess to a floral frock or anything remotely girly.

Get the look:

Alexander Wang Natalia black embossed-leather wedge sandals

Alexander Wang Eva textured-leather wedge sandals

Photo credit: Ashlee Simpson (Ramon Alves/AKM-GSI)