Welcome to “The Perfect,” ELLE.com’s weekly roundup, where we lay out exactly what you’ll need for the perfect outfit, shopping list, Saturday night, or whatever it may be. In a shopping landscape where the options are endless, consider it a complete snapshot of must-haves.
The secret to the perfect summer barbecue is that there are no restraints or must-follow rules. It’s a celebration of the most laid-back of all seasons, after all. Put whatever you want on the grill (or don’t grill at all) and keep the guest list small or busting at the seams. The only guideline we’d strongly suggest following is to focus on comfort and ease—in what you wear, use, and of course, indulge in.