Spring / Summer 2014 Trends – Part 1
Ok so this has been the wettest winter in decades, but hey the sun always follows rain or in this case spring / summer always follows autumn / winter.
So just for a few minutes let’s dream of downing the jumpers, and look forward to what’s hot this spring / summer as I guide you through the first of two key trends and ‘must-have’ items blogs. Oh and if you want more info on an item simply click on the photo and be taken direct to the website.
from shift blouses to jeans and biker jackets in a range of pastels including pinks, greens and blues
Left – Dorothy Perkins Jacket Sizes 6 – 22 £30
Right – Julian Macdonald at Debenhams top sizes 8 – 20 £39.50. Perfect if conscious of tummy and top of arms
includes squares and monochrome
M & S Cube Print Tunic Dress sizes 8 – 22 £31.60 Dorothy Perkins dress 6-22 £18
French Connection sizes 6 – 16 £45. Shift blouses are big this season. This one is gorgeous and has buttons down back.
Botanical (flowers to me and you) -
ok yes floral print is guaranteed to be a hit every spring / summer, but this year the trend feels more expensive and is bolder than ever incorporating tropical and oversized flowers.
Left – Ted Baker jumper 6 – 16 £99
Right – Zara trousers 6 – 16 £25.99
Metallics / bling -
aka embellishment. Think tops, dresses and of course accessories
Left – Mango tee – s, m, l (8 – 12) £17.99
Right – Next – embellishment jumper 6 – 22 £30
The 90s -
this sees the return of silky bomber jackets, slogan tees, slip dresses and of course Nike Air Maxes
Left – H & M bomber jacket 8 – 20 £29.99
Right – Topshop logo tee 4 – 16 £22
As ever remember it’s about wearing what suits your style and body shape. Don’t obsess with the trends, instead incorporate key pieces into your existing wardrobe. And remember if I can help, simply contact me.
Next time I’ll be looking at what else is key for Spring Summer 2014 – including the sheer & sexy trend. Until then ….