With temperatures set to soar over the next few days, look to linen to keep you looking and feeling cool
Linen started gaining fashion kudos last summer and this year we see no signs of it waning. It’s not exclusively for your summer holidays, linen pieces have now become a staple part of our summer wardrobes, it’s a cool, no fuss approach to summer dressing, and yes like us you’re probably worrying about all the creases, forget about them, embrace them at most, this look is all about being chic and understated.
Keep your colour palettes neutral and earthy, steer clear of pastel tones we don’t want to look like a middle aged man on his summer holidays. Think Scandi cool rather than Boho babe and layer up with gold jewellery, throw an oversized blazer over your shoulders for work, add your mules to dress up, or your simple white trainers for a casual off duty look, it’s is not just for your summer hols, it’s more versatile than you think.
Whatever your style, there’s an option for everyone, keep cool and look cool in this seasons most coveted fabric. Check out our edit of 9 of the best pieces to shop right now.
Name anything more comfortable to waft around the house in right now? Wear with your slippers, or hold tight until you can take for a spin on your next summer holiday, wear with your fit flops, supersized hat and basket bag.
This is tea dress from Monsoon is a great everyday style. Nipping in at the waist and sitting below the knee creates a great shape. Wear with cool dad sandals or simple canvas trainers.
Imagine; bikini, linen shirt thrown over your shoulders, big basket bag, and beaches. These shorts will be a great addition to your holiday wardrobe.
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