POP IT LIKE IT’S HOT

When we think of summer the first thing that comes to mind is colour. Packed away are your winter hues, your skin has a healthy glow and the sun is out. There are no rules- clash colours together, wear one hue in different textures or play with prints and add a bold coloured shoe.However you wear it, colour is a sure way to elevate your look.

CLASH COLOURS

Clash Colours- Create a bold, statement look by teaming different pop colours together. We love this white Witchery cropped tee, combined with this leather look neon River Island mini skirt, Hot Pink t bar stiletto sandal by Wanted and Oversized Blue Shoulder bag by Tony Bianco

Striking and bold, clashing colours creates a strong outfit that is summer ready. From left: Witchery cropped tee, River Island mini skirt, Renata Pink by Wanted, Tony Bianco cobalt bag.

 

WEAR WITH WHITE

Wear With White: A fresh, easy to wear way to embrace colour is by teaming a shoe in a bright hue with an all-white outfit. We love this casual Sass and Bide tee with these white denim One Teaspoon shorts, teamed with these Kardashian Kollection neon yellow pointed toe stiletto pumps in snake texture, and these blue Witchery aviators.

If you are hesitant to go all out with bright colour, work back a vibrant shoe with an all-white look. A young, fresh way to embrace this look. From left: Sass and Bide tee, One Teaspoon Shorts, Kardashian Kollection neon snake pump and Witchery aviators.

 

PLAY WITH PRINTS

Play With Prints: A great way to embrace the colour trend is by wearing a print, and working it back with a coloured shoe that is a similar tone or hue. We love the tropical resort vibe of this Shieke playsuit, combined with this gold Witchery belt and Sass and Bide sunglasses. This pointed toe stiletto pump with ankle strap in turquoise by Wanted matches the hues featured in the playsuit.

Create a high impact look by combining a fun, summer print with a pop colour shoe. This works best when you select a shoe the same tone as the print.
From left: Sheike playsuit, Turquoise pointed pump by Wanted, Witchery gold belt and Sass and Bide sunglasses.

 

WEAR ONE HUE

Wear One Hue: For a striking, high impact look, stick with one colour and wear it head to toe. We love the look of this Bardot bralet and midi skirt, teamed with these statement caged up pointed studded Diavolina pumps and Sass and Bide aviators.

Dramatic and daring- wearing one colour head to toe creates a head-turning look. We love this shad of pink, head to toe.
From Letf: Bardot bralet top, Diavolina pointed pumps, Bardot fitted midi skirt, Sass and Bide aviators.

 

DO IT WITH DENIM

Do it with Denim: A perfect way to create an effortless look to a pop colour shoe is by working it back with denim. We love this caged up pointed toe stiletto pump in neon yellow by Diavolina, worked back with this chambray denim Sass and Bide shirt, One Teaspoon distressed denim shorts and oversized tortoiseshell Karen Walker sunglasses.

When in doubt, wear denim. A perfect way to create an effortless look with a pop colour shoe.
From Left: Neon yellow pointed pump by Diavolina, One Teaspoon denim shorts, Sass and bide denim shirt and Karen Walker tortoiseshell sunglasses.

5 SUMMER FASHION DO’S

With the summer season well underway, here are a few looks you need to try, and some handy tips that will help you be on the mark with your look.

DO: MIX PRINTS

Throw every fashion rule about clashing prints out the window and embrace this easy to wear look. Stripes with animal print, florals with plaid, the opportunities are endless.

Mixed Prints Street Style

TIP: KEEP THE SHOE SIMPLE

Work it back with a classic, simple style or neutral colour to stop your look from crossing the line to messy!

 

Mixing Prints Outfit Inspiration: Combine textures and prints to achieve this on trend look. Work an animal print (like these Zimmermann shorts) back with a floaty floral blouse (like this Sass and Bide Shirt). Or go bold and combine two strong prints together in a more structured silhouette (we love this geometric, monochrome bodice worked back with this leopard print Shieke midi skirt).

Get creative and embrace clashing prints. We love a neutral animal print combined with a floral or geometric print. From top left: Sass and Bide Shirt, Zimmermann Shorts, Bardot Bodice & Sheike Skirt.

Ambrose Skin by Tony Bianco, a neutral nude leather with a single strap across the toes and ankle strap. On a sexy stiletto heel, this is a versatile & easy to wear shoe.

A barely there, strappy neutral sandal like this Tony Bianco style is the perfect shoe for a busy outfit.

DO: WEAR ALL WHITE

Nothing looks fresher or hotter than a head-to-toe white outfit. Make an impact this summer with this hot new trend.

All White Street Style

TIP: PLAY WITH TEXTURES

Add a bit of interest to the outfit by mixing textures, fabrics & silhouettes. This will break it up a bit and help elevate your all-white statement look.

 

All White Outfit Inspo: play with textures, lines and silhouettes when putting together your all white look. We love the combination of this Manning Cartell Leather Bralet with this sleek, mesh Bardot midi skirt. For a more casual look, work a chunky knit (like this cropped Bardot style) with these high waisted silk Sass and Bide Shorts.

Wear all white this summer for a fresh, high impact look. Mix textures and lines to keep it looking modern. From top left: Manning Cartell Leather Bralet, Bardot White Mesh Skirt, Bardot Cropped Knit top, Sass and Bide silk shorts.

Camille White Croc by Wanted, a sleek and sexy single sole stiletto sandal, with a luxe gold buckle trim and croc textured leather upper.

Sleek and sexy, we love the heavy croc texture combined with the strappy silhouette of this look.

 

DO: EMBRACE LUXE SPORT

No longer is sportwear reserved for the gym. Number tees, running shorts & mesh fabrics work together to achieve this super-cool street style.

Sports Luxe Street Style

TIP: ROCK IT WITH A HEEL

If you want to ensure you keep this trend looking more fashion rather than Sunday sweats, work it with a sexy stiletto or strappy sandal. This will add a sleek, dramatic look to an otherwise relaxed, urban look.

Sports Luxe Outfit Inspo: Combine cool leathers, mesh fabrics, number tees and cropped tops to rock a truley luxe sport look. We love this cropped black and white Topshop longsleeved tee with these leather One Teaspoon running shorts. Add some glam to the look with sequins- try this sequined loose fit Topshop number top with this Sheike mesh skort.

Transform your excersise look into a high fashion one by mixing luxe leathers, cool tees and cropped styles. From top left: Topshop cropped top, One Teaspoon leather track short, Topshop Sequined number tee and Shieke Mesh skort.

DO: EMBRACE BLING

Have some fun with glitter, sequins and all things embellished this season. One of the biggest trends for summer, this look is easy to achieve. Work back a sequined jacket with some denim, or go all out and mix up your metallics.

Bling Street Style

TIP: KEEP HAIR & MAKEUP NATURAL

Let your outfit speak for itself and keep your hair and makeup low key & effortless. You don’t need it to compete with all that glitter going on!

Bling Outfit Inspo: Don't be afraid to mix together different glitzy, glam pieces to achieve a cool, fresh look. Or keep it simple with just one stand alone bling mini dress in a sequined texture. We love this Sportsgirl sequined tee combined with this Bardot silver sequined mini. Or try this neutral sequined Topshop dress.

Mix up different metallic or embellished pieces for a fresh take on the glam trend, or play it simple with a cute bodycon sequined dress. From top left: Sportsgirl sequined tshirt, Bardot sequined miniskirt, Topshop sequined dress.

Dionne Nude by Alias Mae, a neutral peeptoe sandal with a sexy stiletto heel and luxe embellished crystal ankle strap.

A neutral shoe with a hint of bling is the perfect option to work back with your glam look. We love the embellishment on this Alias Mae style.

 

DO: HIT REFRESH ON YOUR WORKWEAR

Dressing for work doesn’t have to be boring. Mix up your look with midi skirts, textured shirts and summer suits.

FINAL

TIP:

Workwear Outfit Inspo: neutral tones in different textures work well together to achieve a chic, effortless office look- try this Witchery sheer white shirt with this River Island leather nude skirt, or update the suit look with this Topshop jacket and miniskirt.

Freshen up your work style with modern two pieces, or work a fitted midi skirt with a classic shirt for a sleeker look. From top left: Witchery shirt, River Island leather midi skirt, Topshop jacket and Topshop mini skirt.

Alessa Natural Snake by Diavolina, a classic pointed toe pump in a natural snake leather. The perfect office style.

A pointed pump is essential for a chic office look. We love the on trend snake texture of this Diavolina style.

LOOK SHARP AFTER DARK

Longer days & balmy nights call for a busier social life. The summer season sees us busier than ever, with each Saturday night booked up. Here is your guide to looking spot on for after dark dressing.

THE CLUB

Saturday night style inspiration: Model Gigi Hadid wearing a heavily embellished, plunging metallic shift dress, with glitter sandals. We love this gold glitter stiletto heel by Tres Jolie to get the look.

We love the mixed bling texture of babe Gigi Hadid’s look. Work an embellished sandal with a sequined dress for the ultimate in glam dressing. We love Cola by Tres Jolie.

Glam, party dressing calls for a mix in textures and metallics. Bling, sequins, embellishments and luxe finishes are key. We love this 1920s inspired Forever New shift dress, teamed with this luxe gold Verali clutch bag.

Mixing sequins, embellishment and metallic finishes creates a luxe, party look. We love this 20s inspired Forever New shift dress with this gold Verali clutch.

THE BAR

Saturday night style inspiration: Chrissy Teigen teams a sleek long sleeved LBD with a classic stiletto sandal. We love Ambrose by Tony Bianco for a sexy, stiletto to wear with the look.

We love Chrissy Teigen’s modern take on the LBD, worked back with a simple, strappy sandal. Try Ambrose by Tony Bianco for a sleek, minimal look.

A little black dress is the perfect go-to look for a saturday night. We love the lazer cut detail on this long sleeved bodycon River Island style, worked back with this Billini clutch.

Rock a long sleeved, body con dress for a sleek and sexy look. We love the lazer cut detail on this River Island style, teamed with this fold over Billini clutch.

THE DINNER

Saturday Night Style Inspiration: Kim Kardashian rocks a matching cropped top and body con midi skirt in a vibrant red hue, worked back with a caged up, neutral heel. We love Flora by Glamour Puss for a comfortable height with a sexy statement lace up upper.

A cropped top and bodycon midi never looked so good! We love this red two piece on Kim K, worked back with a lace up, neutral heel. Try Flora by Wanted for a comfortable heel with a statement look.

Work with one colour head to toe and team it with a neutral shoe. We love this two piece cropped top and midi skirt from Kookai in a vibrant red.

Rock a matching cropped top and sleek midi skirt for a sexy silhouette. Try this top and matching skirt from Kookai.

THE PARTY

Saturday night style inspiration: Model Jourdan Dunn rocks an all white look for a high impact statement. We love a classic white pointed pump like Alessa by Diavolina to complete any outfit.

An all white outfit looks fresh, young and summery. We love this look on Jourdan Dunn- try Alessa by Diavolina, a classic pointed pump, to add a sharp & polished finish to your outfit.

 

A sleek, clean, white shift dress is the perfect item for a summer night. We love the deep v neck cut of this Zimmermann dress, teamed with this black and white Sass and Bide bra, to complete the look.

A white shift dress is the ultimate in chic & minimalist dressing. Try this deep V Zimmermann dress with this cute Sass and Bide bralette underneath.