Summer is an excellent opportunity to try out those trends that have been buzzing around for a while, with more social events going down, and brighter weather (finally).
From cold shoulders to slip camis and palazzo pants, it’s time to give them a go.
Here are our on-point looks for those key occasions, on holiday and at home, all put together with just nine key pieces.
Mix and match to create your own statement style.
Double Buckle Palazzo Trousers, Topshop. Black Floral Print Pleated Cami, New Look. Cloud Espadrille Wedge Sandal, V by Very.
If you’re going for some well-deserved after-work bevvies on Friday, you’re not going to have a whole lot of time to get ready.
So, pick an outfit that’ll take you from office to bar with ease.
And just a quick shoe change involved.
Wide-legged trousers are perfect workwear for this time of year, as they look smart while keeping you super cool.
The same goes for a printed cami, and it’ll look just as good out on the town as it does in a formal meeting.
Just swap your flats for some chunky wedges, and you’ll be ready to welcome the weekend in style.
Shirred Floral Bardot Dress, Topshop. Striped tote, Zara. Sandals with lightning detail, Zara.
When the sun comes out, what can be better than getting all the family together for a barbecue?
Team a relaxed Bardot dress with some stylish-but-practical sandals for a down-to-earth look.
Team with these on-trend round sunnies to complete the outfit.
Ray-Ban RB4256 – Gatsby I
Fringes printed kaftan, Mango. Animal print swimsuit, Mango. KG Halo Printed Wedge, Very.
If you’ve been lazing around the pool all day and decide to go to the bar afterwards for a cheeky cocktail, just slip into this lovely kaftan and pop on some quirky heels.
We recommend wedges purely for ease of walking, and to get the party started.
Don’t forget your shades.
We love these from Michael Kors:
MICHAEL KORS 0MK2023 ADRIANNA III
Evening Stroll Along the Harbour
Animal print swimsuit, Mango. Double Buckle Palazzo Trousers, Topshop.
Maybe you fancy a romantic stroll with your other half after?
No need for a full change, just pop on these palazzo pants to for a cool evening style.
Shirred Floral Bardot Dress, Topshop. Striped tote, Zara. Espadrille Wedge Sandal, V by Very.
Back in the UK?
It’s time to catch up with your mates and tell them all about your holiday exploits.
A comfy printed dress is just the trick for showing off that tan; just team with this lovely bright tote and espadrille wedges.
Night Out With The Girls
Double Buckle Palazzo Trousers, Topshop. Black Floral Print Pleated Cami, New Look. KG Halo Printed Wedge, Very.
Decide to go out afterwards?
No panic, simply throw together these smart separates and dance the night away in your super comfy wedges.
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