26th April 2019
The summer closet countdown starts here… so get a jump on your new season look with some key investment pieces.
Think subtle florals with cool shades of scarlet, sugar pink, sky blue and deepest cobalt. Mix in metallics on accessories and classic wedge sandals for a vibe that steps straight out of St Tropez.
The message? Snap up these top 10 warm weather heroes now and start #livingyourbestlife.
The artisanal trend gets a summer makeover in this perfect broderie anglaise cotton top, £245 by Pinko at Harvey Nichols. Easy to wear, simple to style with jeans or white linen shorts, it’s your go-to piece for the long hot days ahead.
VISIONS OF BLUE
There’s nothing quite like a new pair of sunglasses to make you feel like you’ve kicked off summer the right way. Paul Smith’s Deep Navy ‘Austin’ sunglasses, £235, will give your wardrobe a major upgrade.
Towering espadrilles, denim and studs: what’s not to love? These classic-with-a-twist Rockstud 100 wedges are by Valentino Garavani, £515 at Harvey Nichols.
Could this be the most beautiful beach bag in the history of fashion? We think so. The Stella McCartney Falabella faux suede tote, £720 at Harvey Nichols, is reversible for those days when you fancy switching up colours.
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We love the indigo beauty in this Paul Smith ‘Button’ scarf, £135. In pure silk, it’ll keep you cool when the temperatures rise. Ideal for travel: tie it to your bag for extra style points.
SUMMER IN THE CITY
In icy white, the Saint Laurent Teddy canvas and leather tote will give great value at summer parties for years to come. Goes with everything + glams up any outfit = instant reward. This statement piece is £1,245 at Harvey Nichols.
Big on comfort and with timeless good looks, these Tommy Hilfiger new season leather slides, £80, will take you from Spring to Summer. Just add jeans or swimwear and you’re ready to go.
STYLE TO THE MAX
A maxi dress is a must for the new season, dressed up with heels or down with barely-there sandals for off-duty days. This gorgeous, gauzy 70s-inspired one from Free People is £130 at Harvey Nichols.
Hardest-working hero in your SS19 wardrobe? A white denim jacket. From festivals to flights, beach to bar, the classic jean jacket works every time. Tommy Hilfiger has a sleek update, the Veronika £110 – with added stretch. And breathe…
Summer calls for luxe linen in ice-cream shades and the Dakota midi dress from Tommy Hilfiger, £140, fits the bill with a flattering tie-waist and cute side pockets. Get ready for compliments.
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