The Best and Worst Fabrics to Wear During Summer

Sure, a flowy dress with thin straps looks like a great, cool option for summer wear. But if said dress is made from the wrong fabric, it can actually be the opposite. Unfortunately, there is more to think about then just style and colour when it comes to re-thinking your summer wardrobe. To help you stay extra cool this summer, we’ve put together a list of the best and worst fabrics to wear.

The BEST fabrics to wear during summer

  • Cotton
  • Linen
  • Chambray/Denim
  • Seersucker
  • Jersey
  • Rayon

The WORST fabrics to wear during summer

  • Nylon
  • Acrylic
  • Polyester
  • Vinyl
  • Fleexe

Now that you’ve got the knowledge, it’s time to shop! Head to or your Gumtree app (click for Apple & Android) and don’t forget to use your location settings to find the perfect summer clothing close to home.

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