Summer and suits may seem like two contradictory words, but a tailored two-piece can inject some much-needed pizazz into your predictable warm weather wardrobe equation. The key to take it from fusty to fancy is incorporating the all-important trifecta of sleek silhouettes, bright colours and (v important) breathable fabrics.
Not to shock you, but we’re halfway through 2018 (we know, we know…). So, it seems about time we take stock of things, starting with our favourite street-style looks of the year so far. And here you have it, our round-up of the 10 most stealable looks we’ve spotted…
Weddings are more diverse than ever these days and all the stringent customs and traditions have become quite relaxed. Ceremonies can be held virtually anywhere, bridesmaids are often given the freedom to select their own gowns and some couples are even vetoing a traditional bridal party altogether. With all this change, it can be hard to know exactly what to wear to a wedding. What’s appropriate guest attire these days?
Wearing your PJs beyond the bedroom has gone from faux pas to très chic. The latest boudoir style to hit the streets? The slip dress.
They were all over the Spring 2018 runways with designers preferring the more intimate variety boasting lace accents and peekaboo paneling. Preen revamped the traditional slip dress by tucking draped fabric into the neckline.
I hope you guys are making the most of the glorious weather outside. We certainly have been doing! I know this my seem like an odd topic but when we are talking about colours and shades then we have been loving olive as a transitional colour – it goes equally well with black for winter, as it does with soft shades like light beige.
Each year as things start to head up, I am on the hunt for wearable summer dresses. I’m looking for a dress that you can wear anytime and anywhere – just throw it on and run out the door. Sometimes you find that outfit that just seems right for every occasion. As season change, there’s always those few pieces that you constantly find yourself reaching for. So far this summer, my white wrap dress from Boohoo has been that piece – it has quickly become one of my most worn dresses.
Pantone released its colour of the year for 2018, and it’s . . . Ultra Violet! The news shouldn’t come as a complete surprise if you’ve been following the runway trends from Fashion Week. We saw a variety of purple hues from designers, most notably lavender touches for Spring/Summer 2018, and it won’t be long before every fashion girl finds a way to incorporate the colour into her clothing.
Spring 2018 is all about this Millennial Pink-adjacent hue, industrial-grade rubber, and the bag you denied your whole life. Read our forecast of the biggest trends for of the season, ahead.
As the years have passed weddings have become more and more relaxed with some of the ideas put forward by the bride and groom have become more obscure. Ceremonies can be held virtually anywhere, bridesmaids are often given the freedom to select their own gowns and some couples are choosing to get rid of the standard ceremony in place of something a little more out there.
Summer is quickly approaching, even though it may not feel like it. But it definitely is, so why not get to grips with what Summer Dresses you need to wear this season.