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Walmart's chic linen line will keep you cool, comfy and stylish all summer

When the weather is hot and humid, linen is a wardrobe staple. Shop these fashion-forward finds — all under $40.

Walmart's chic linen line will keep you cool, comfy and stylish all summer

Walmart may not be the first store that comes to mind when you think of stylish summer clothes, but the retailer is poised to surprise you this season. I know that's what happened to me. I write about all sorts of things these days, but for many years fashion was my sole focus. It's still my passion, so whenever I spot something really good, I can't resist the urge to share. And today, that's all the cute, comfortable linen styles at Walmart.

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Anyone who lives in a hot, humid climate knows that lightweight, breathable fabrics like linen are a must during the summer months. Not only does linen allow air to pass through and keep you cool, but it can also keep excessive sweating at bay. It doesn't hurt that linen also looks really good, whether you're sporting a maxi dress or flowy pants.

If you need to upgrade your wardrobe with some seasonally appropriate styles that are well-suited to temps in the 80s, 90s or even 100s, then head over to Walmart ASAP and add these stylish linen finds — all under $40! — to your cart immediately.

The colors in this easy, breezy linen-blend top are reminiscent of a summer sunset — what could be more perfect for summer? If you're not a fan of pink, there's a beautiful blue option that has major crystal-clear ocean vibes.

$13 at Walmart

Who can resist a maxi dress? It's the ultimate one-and-done outfit that works whether you're running around with the kids or going on a date night. This style has a flattering tiered hem and wider shoulder straps that offer support without digging into your skin.

$28 at Walmart

When you want to look polished and a bit dressy, but it's too hot for trousers, try these smart linen shorts. The neutral color means they'll look good with any blouse and you can take the formality up a notch by adding a blazer and leather sandals.

$17 at Walmart

Add an instant dose of fun and pop of color to any simple outfit with this bright pink blazer. Some styling ideas? Pair it with classic jeans and a tee or over a white dress. It's the perfect top layer when there's a chill in the air or the AC is blasting.

$36 at Walmart

This striped midi dress isn't just perfect for when you're out and about running errands; it can also double as a seriously cute beach cover-up when you're at the shore. The linen blend fabric dries quickly in the sun and the drawstring waist means you can customize the fit for your body type.

$20 at Walmart

Consider yourself warned: These classic linen trousers are a hit with Walmart shoppers. Some colors are already completely sold out. Luckily, you can still score a black or white pair in select sizes, but don't wait to place your order. These are selling fast!

$30 at Walmart

From the puff shoulders and the tie details on the sleeves to the belted waist and the modest midi length, there are so many reasons to love this V-neck button-front dress. At less than $23, it's not surprising that shoppers give it 4.5 out of 5 stars, with one person raving it's a "Fantastic value for the price!"

$23 at Walmart

Want to protect your arms and shoulders from too much sun exposure? Sunscreen is a must, but a linen top is also a great summer staple that can keep you cool while also shading your skin. This style from Sofia Vergara's collection at Walmart comes in classic white, plus a fun pink print.

$22 at Walmart

Everyone needs a pair of throw-on-and-go pants when they need to get out of the house in a hurry. This elastic-waist pair doesn't look sloppy, but they're as comfortable as your favorite joggers or sweats. Win win!

$20 at Walmart

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