30+ Patterned Summer Blouses to Shop Today

by Chinea Rodriguez

patterned summer blouses


If there’s one thing pretty much everyone can pull off in the summer, it’s a bold print. Summer ushers in a season of flowing fabrics, vivid colors, as well as pretty prints and patterns. Trends may change but you can always count on patterns in any form to make an appearance. This summer our eyes are on patterned summer blouses.


2020 Patterned Summer Blouses 

The beauty of a patterned blouse is how versatile it is. Consider it a hero piece of your wardrobe, pair it with whatever the weather calls for, shorts, a skirt, even jeans on cooler evenings. A standout patterned blouse makes enough of a statement to carry an outfit so you can feel free to add minimal accessories or go bold and pile on the accessories, we suggest a bag and a pair of shoes in similar hues. To get your summer shopping started, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorites by style and pattern. Read on to see our picks!


Crops/Wraps/and Open Back Patterned Summer Blouses 

Fully lean into your summer look with airy, cropped, and open back wrap blouses no matter the pattern. It’s even better if the fabric is loose and breathable like our pick from Adriana Degreas, a stunner made of silk chiffon. Embrace the crop like this Ulla Johnson number and pair it with navel-grazing shorts or a skirt or go with something high-waisted. 


Ulla Johnson Eden jacquard-trimmed checked fil coupé cotton-voile top, $241.50

Damien floral-print open-back cotton blouse, $322

Ulla Johnson Eden printed cotton wrap crop top, $210

Anna Kosturova tie-dye silk top, $265

Johanna Ortiz astral transit printed silk-blend top, $1,150

Adriana Degreas cropped silk chiffon blouse, $380


Stripes & Polka Dots for Summer 2020

If you like to keep it simple these prints are for the minimalist in you. Go for timeless classics like your polka dot picks from Peter Petrov and Saint Laurent for a look that’s tres chic. Step out of your comfort zone with a bolder take on the stripe like this asymmetrical pick from Silvia Tcherassi.

Petar Petrov Cruz tie-neck satin striped silk blouse, $462

Saint Laurent knotted front studded silk blouse, $1,604

Stine Giya ferrah peplum crepe blouse, $264

Silvia Tcherassi aosta one-shoulder striped cotton blouse, $480

Loewe striped silk top, $660

Mi Jong Lee long cotton-blend high-low shirt, $474


Dreamy, Beachy Summer Blouses

What would summer be without a trip to the beach.  What you’re wearing in the sand should be just as chic as what you’re wearing in the water. Luckily, there are plenty of beach ready tops to add to your summer wardrobe and wear to the beach and beyond. Consider our picks from Bottega Veneta which are chic enough to go from the sand to the street or this flowing cotton-blend top that will pair perfectly with your beach bag or picnic basket.


Figue Lianna tasseled printed cotton-blend voile top, $395

Etro paisley-print cotton-blend chiffon blouse, $488

Three Graces London luna printed cotton-poplin shirt, $223

Louisa Parris Sargent printed silk-dupioni top, $194

Bottega Veneta Camicia con stampa, $1,102


Floral Summer Blouses

Yes, the Spring staple looks just as good in the summer. There’s more than one way to pull off the print, try lightweight silks and chiffons with watercolor prints like our picks from LaDoubleJ, Carolina Herrera or Loup Charmant. If silk is not your thing try out a cotton or linen blend top with a bit more structure like these from Ganni, Marni, or Chloe.

Cezanne belted floral print cotton voile blouse, $106.80

Biyan Syalendra metallic floral silk-chiffon blouse, $817 

La DoubleJ Feather-trimmed floral-print silk blouse, $380

La DoubleJ Carmen floral-print silk-chiffon blouse, $468

Biyan soffi raglan floral print silk blouse, $1,156

Loup Charmant Capucine floral-print cotton-blend peasant blouse, $400

Ganni Blouson-sleeve floral-print crepe wrap top, $134

Marni floral-print cotton top, $445

Carolina Herrera floral-print silk shirt, $1,014

Chloé embroidered linen blouse, $825


More Pretty Prints for Summer 2020 

Outside of the classic stripes and polka dots or watercolor florals, there are plenty more prints to try. Consider a mix of romantic prints from Prada and Valentino on silk or standout leopard print from Ganni or Erdem. No matter what print you choose, keep it light airy this summer with silk or cotton blend. 


Charles Jeffrey LOVERBOY Heart-print ruffle-trim silk blouse, $368

Prada Hearts and lip-print silk blouse, $1,348

Valentino Pussy-bow mermaid-print silk-twill blouse, $878

Valentino printed silk blouse, $1,017.01

Ssheena Camicia Toile de jouy, $298

Victoria Beckham crepe de chine blouse, $ 588

Erdem Lucien Leopard-Print Georgette Top, $1,240

Ganni Neck-tie leopard-print silk-blend blouse, $170


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