Hot Trends for Summer 2017

Summer is at the door, but you don’t know which fashion pieces to pick? As the temperatures are rising, new fashion trends are imposing. From a fresh pop of colour and distinct patterns all the way to different designs and remarkable creations, here are the hottest trends for this summer. Check them out and purchase your favourite pieces!

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Distinct Stripes

Stripes are one of the top trends for this summer. You can spot them in the lines of every famous designer, as well as the bombshell looks of every fashionista. To complement this trend in your outfits, start with a cool pair of black striped trousers.

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Sunny Yellow

Add a pop of colour to your boring everyday outfits with a sunny yellow option that will set you aside from the rest. You can add some statement yellow jewellery or be brave and steal the spotlight with a smashing mini dress.

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Cold Shoulders

The cold shoulders trend is a must for summer 2017. It is sexy and seductive, and we can’t get enough of it. You can go for cold shoulder dresses or pick a killer crop top in a neutral colour.

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Laid-back Shirt Dresses

Shirt dresses are a versatile piece that will win you over. You can style them however you want to and for any occasion. Dress it up with a pair of high heels or keep it simple with an adorable pair of peep toe booties.

Sexy Bralettes

There is nothing sexier than a gorgeous bralette picking through a simple T-shirt. Get them in different designs and colour and spice up your outfits all summer long.

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Remarkable Printed Shorts

Rock a unique pair of printed shorts and a simple tank top paired with your most-liked high heels. Our favourite pick is the remarkable floral printed high-waisted shorts that will enhance your best body features with the A-line silhouette.

The Best T-Shirts to Wear in the Summer Heat

Stay on top of your style game, even in the melting hot temperatures. T-shirts are the cool wardrobe staple that needs a constant upgrade. Choose your go-to stylish pieces and shine under the sun. Check out our favourite pieces and buy the one that represents your true self. Enjoy your shopping.

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Chic Lace Trim T-Shirt

The classic T-shirt gets a more feminine turn. This chic tee features a sheer lace and scalloped edging for the ultimate casual, yet stylish look. The pleasant material will let your skin breathe on the hottest summer days.

Ribbon Sleeve T-Shirt

Cute Ribbon Sleeve

Simple and distinct, this T-shirt will become your favourite piece for the summer. Featuring a ribbon tie detailing, this cute pink design will pair perfectly with shorts, jeans, and trousers. Enhance the shirt with your favourite necklace for the ultimate summer appearance.

Grey Motif T-Shirt

Graphic Tee

Graphic tees are always catchy and noticeable, so make sure you include this one in your collection. The “Messy hair, don’t care” slogan is the genuine description of summer, so rock this grey T-shirt on any occasion.

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Trendy Lace-Up T-Shirt

Lace-up T-shirts are a huge trend, so include at least one shirt with this design in your summer wardrobe. This model in a baby blue colour with an oversized fit is the ideal pick for every girl who adores laid-back, yet sassy clothing.

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Floral Pattern

Floral prints are a must for the hot season. This dark tee embellished with bright, floral jewelled print will add a bit of an extra playfulness to your outfit. Pair it with sleek sandals or simple trainers.

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Distressed & Cropped T-Shirt

Distressed jeans, distressed jackets, now it’s time for a distressed T-shirt. This edgy cropped shirt showcases slash details, rolled cuffs, and a pastel, washed-out lilac colour. You will love it!

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Bardot T-Shirt

This T-shirt overpowers with uniqueness and individuality. It features a Bardot design, an avant-garde distressed hem, and bleached fabric. Rock this bad girl top and show off your free-spirited personality.

Sexy Shift Dresses for This Spring & Summer

Shift dresses are trendy clothing pieces that look amazing on any body shape and figure. We are sure you don’t want to miss out on this trend. Here are a few of our favourite pieces for this spring and summer that are perfect for various occasions.

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Cold Shoulders Dress

Relaxed and laid-back, the cold shoulder designs are the new must-have pieces. Showing just the right amount of skin, the combination of a shift dress and cut-out shoulders will emphasise your desirable body features and enhance your femininity. The simple lines of the dress and the minimalist detailing give you the chance to experiment and accessorise according to your occasion. Rock these two dresses with high heels and a cute simple bag.

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Off The Shoulder Dress

If you want to copy every model on the catwalk, go for the off the shoulder shift dress. These types of dresses are ideal for the flowy spring and hot summer days and chill out nights. They allow you to move freely and offer the ideal comfort. What more to ask? Go with bold colours, fluted and ruffle sleeves, and timeless patterns.

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Satin Shift Dress

Satin is a synonym for sexy, so why not spice up your wardrobe a bit this summer? These gorgeous shift dresses will make you look like a goddess on any party or event. Our favourite designs feature deep plunging neckline, eye-catching colours, and distinct front design. Wrap yourself in the posh satin and standout from the rest.

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Halter Neck Dress

The classic, romantic shift designs with a halter neck will win you over this summer. Adorable and cute, the A-line silhouette is the first choice of every contemporary woman. The minimalist detailing on both shift dresses is chic and modern, and there is no need of any accessories.

Curve-Enhancing Pencil Dresses: Chic, Feminine and Flattering

A sleek, slimming dress perfect for just about any occasion, the pencil dress is widely available through most fashion retailers. Here are a few of our top picks for this season!

Karen Millen Floral Print Pencil Dress

An ebullient bouquet of lovely and vibrant florals blooms across the dark blue surface of the Karen Millen Floral Print Pencil Dress. Available through John Lewis, this stretch scuba pencil dress comes adorned with double straps along with a flared, frilled hem. This lovely, figure-flattering pencil dress is sure to be a hit at dance clubs and cocktail parties alike.

ASOS Wrap Front Midi Pencil Dress with Tie Detail

When it comes to those ultra-fashionable pencil dresses, it’s always nice to think pink! And the ASOS Wrap Front Pencil Dress with Tie Detail shines in its lovely, pearl pink hue and its flowing and luxurious accents. With its daring V-neck and stretch knitted fabric, this lovely frock completes itself with a tie belt and a loose, comfortable fit. Made with added stretch to give you more comfort, this pencil dress has a flared, frilled hem and double straps. Become a vision in pencilled pink!

Karen Millen Bardot Shoulder Pencil Dress

Morph into the Lady in Red, courtesy of the Karen Millen Bardot Shoulder Pencil Dress. Adorned with the signature Bardot-style neckline that showcases the shoulders and collarbones and a figure-flattering waist, this elegant and sophisticated study in scarlet is sure to be a conversation piece at parties and events. Check it out at House of Fraser.

TIORNAD Ottoman pencil dress

For a look in ebony sure to shine both at the office and in social situations, try the Tiornad Ottoman Pencil Dress. A distinguished representative of the Ted Baker womenswear collection, this fitted, sleeveless frock sports a classic Ottoman design, comfortable woollen texture and daring V-neck; along with back zip fastening and a sharp flowing fit. The little black dress has never been so chic!

Ministry of Style Bleaker Pencil Lace Dress

Leave it to Forever 21 to come up with the most daring, dramatic and utterly slick pencil dresses currently available on the market. The Ministry of Style Bleaker Pencil Lace Dress, a glamorous study in lace refinement, is a sleeveless nylon piece that features a distinctive and absolutely beautiful floral eyelash lace overlay complete with sheer panels on the side and a swooping V-neckline. A resplendent sheath silhouette completes the look of this woven wonder.

Tea Dresses: Romantic and Vintage Classics

All too often these days, we fail to indulge in life’s little luxuries. And what could be more luxurious, elegant, and enjoyable than a tea party? Dress for the event in one of these divine tea dresses, custom made for an afternoon of friendship, treats, and high style. Ideal for high tea, these versatile frocks would fit in just as well at a garden party or a cocktail soirée.

Pull&Bear Wrap Front Floral Tea Dress

ASOS brings us the beautiful Pull & Bear Wrap Front Frontal Tea Dress; a lovely ivory floral print that redefines the term ‘frock’. Offering fine lightweight woven fabric, a plunge neck and a stylish wrap design, this dress embodies spring; it’s style is perfect for any festive tea party.

Adrianna Papell Sleeveless Tea Length Dress

For a bright and vivacious take on the tea dress concept, check out the Adrianna Papell Sleeveless Tea Length Dress, Magenta. This vibrant magenta floral print dress is a sleeveless flared dress boasting a smart boat neckline, textured fabric, a tapered waist and subtle pleating.

Chi Chi London Baroque Style Tea Dress

For a classic European variation on the tea dress concept, check out the ravishing Chi Chi London Baroque Style Tea Dress from House of Fraser. This glamorous sample of crystalline couture shines in its delicate ebullience; standing as an embroidered lace tea dress with a defined silhouette, a fitted waist, three-quarter sleeves, and a playful flared skirt. Be the queen of the day in this lovely tea dress!

DP Curve Black Floral Chiffon Tea Dress

For a dark and dramatic variation on the tea dress concept, the DP Curve Black Floral Chiffon Tea Dress is available from Dorothy Perkins. This exquisite dress of ebony chiffon comes emblazoned with a lovely pattern of ivory and scarlet cherry blossoms; flattering the curvaceous figure as it makes a distinguished fashion statement. Dark and intriguing, this frock would look equally in place at a tea party or a business meeting.

Tie Front Tea Dress

Miss Selfridge offers the ultimate marriage of style and comfort in the Tie Front Tea Dress. This jersey-style tie side short-sleeved dress shines in its placid hue of pure light grey. Whether you’re headed to a formal tea or lunch out with the girls, this casual, comfy dress is among the most flexible—and adorable—on the market!

Perfect Coats for the New Season

We have selected some of our favourite coats and jackets for spring.

These exquisite pieces will add both warmth and colour to your wardrobe!

Tall Blush Crepe Jacket

Dorothy Perkins brings us what might just be the ultimate spring jacket. Resplendent in its glowing pearl pink shade, the Tall Blush Crepe Jacket is the very picture of elegance. Boasting graceful long sleeves and a contoured collar and neckline, this long polyester jacket slims the figure as it stands to accentuate your smart spring pantsuit.

RACHEEL Spring Meadow collarless coat

Now imagine the ebullience and freshness of a spring meadow, blooming radiant across the surface of an artsy spring coat. This perfectly describes the Racheel Spring Meadow collarless coat, which comes to us courtesy of Ted Baker. Delicate pastel florals bloom and silken winged ornamental birds fly across the fine textured fabric of this flawless seasonal coat, which also comes with three quarter sleeves and a very snappy A-line design. Completed with a shiny zip fastening that protects against the elements, this coat would be very much in place at a spring tea or garden party.

Pale Blue Floral Embroidered Frayed Seam Denim Jacket

For an ultra-cool, youth oriented take on the traditional spring jacket, New Look presents the Pale Blue Floral Embroidered Frayed Seam Denim Jacket. This amazing jacket puts a new, very feminine spin on the long sleeved casual jacket of pure azure denim. Its sleeves come emblazoned with a resplendent pattern of embroidered floral print; one that depicts pearl pink and azure flowers in full bloom. Also boasting a long line of shiny buttons and practical pockets, this jacket is perfect for spring picnics and concerts, or for just a walk in the park.

Grey Channel Duster Coat

And what would any spring wardrobe be without the classic grey coat; that one seasonal coat that goes with everything and shines in its simple elegance? The Grey Channel Duster Coat by Miss Selfridge is a long, flowing garment that will shield your body against the winds and the rains—while at the same time coordinating with any dress, pantsuit, or casual outfit. Complete with flowing, graceful lines, a comfy loose collar and a convenient belt, this classic duster coat is just perfect for spring!

Let the Spring Fling Begin with the New Hotter Collection

We’re giving you four reasons to get all roused up and ready to begin your spring fling with Hotter’s oh-so stylish spring shoe collection!

1. Lighter Layers

The first days of spring are all about transitioning from the harsh cold days of winter into warmer weather, while still combatting the breezy mornings of spring. The good news is that you’ll be able to shed one heavy layer at a time and wear boots that are more about style and less about fighting the cold.

Kendal-GTX-Boots

The Kendal GTX Boots are the perfect shoes for running errands, going to work, or even just taking a long walk in the park to enjoy the return of fresh and colourful blooms! With their waterproof GORE-TEX® technology, they’re your sturdy companions for adventures both in and out of the city.

2. Playful Details

Adding stylish details to your winter outfit might make you look chic, but usually, you’re more concerned about keeping warm and comfy as you make your way to your destination. With spring well on its way, it’s now time to bring back some playful details into your outfits!

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Feeling retro or bohemian-chic? The Sienna Boots will work to your liking with their soft suede material and fringe detailing around the ankles.

3. Colours, Colours, and More Colours!

Out with the old, in with the new! It’s time to ditch those darker winter tones and bring back some fun, bright, and more relaxed hues for spring.

County-Boots

The County Boots, which come in five sleek and stylish colours for every style, will upgrade your look from casual to posh in no time!

4. Spring/Summer Flair

As the days get sunnier, why not bring out your favourite pair of ballerina flats and wear them for a sweet stroll outside?

Jewel-Shoes

The Jewel Shoes are your new best friends with their lightweight and ultra-flexible design! Wear them with leggings if it’s still a bit cold outside and pair them with shorter hems once the sun finally comes out. 🙂

Top 10 Must-Grab Nude Essentials from Missguided

Ring the alarm! Missguided is having a major sale event with some great styles up for grabs at up to 50% off. Since spring is fast approaching, it’s the perfect time to start your wardrobe transition from frumpy layers to lighter and more stylish everyday wear.

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We’ve handpicked 10 must-grab pieces from Missguided for your convenience. Check them all out and make sure to not miss out on this fantastic sale!

1. Petite Exclusive Bonded Faux Suede Biker Jacket (£40.00)

It’s time to lighten up your cover-ups. This feminine yet edgy suede biker jacket is the perfect jacket to complete your everyday look!

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2. Pink Rounded Strap Barely There Sandals (£20.00)

Nothing says sexy and sassy more than a pair of minimalist strappy heels such as these ‘Barely There’ sandals! Get yourself covered from day to night with this subtly chic pair that will easily complement just about any outfit in your wardrobe.

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3. Oversized Waterfall Duster Coat Nude (£35.00)

Walk with impeccable style with this oversized and lightweight waterfall duster coat. It’s the perfect off-duty cover-up that you can throw on top of your outfit to complete your look.

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4. Pink Faux Suede Midi Skirt (£15.00)

Suede is making a huge comeback this season and it’s time to start preparing for it! You can wear this skirt at work or even for chic night-outs!

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5. Petite Exclusive Nude Satin Trousers (£25.00)

Luxe-sport is one of the hottest trends these days. Combine your love for luxurious-looking pieces and sporty vibes with this pair of nude satin trousers.

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6. Crepe Wrap Playsuit Nude (£18.00)

Looking for that go-to piece for your evening plans? This playsuit should do the trick in giving you that sexy look. Match it with a pair of strappy heels and you’ll be the head-turner of the night!

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7. Nude Harness Long Sleeve Top (£12.00)

Whether it’s cold or sunny outside, this top can be your everyday staple piece. Wear it with your favourite pair of jeans for an instant casual look.

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8. Nude Strap Detail Off-Shoulder Jumper Dress (£22.00)

A little offbeat, a little avant-garde—who doesn’t love experimenting when it comes to fashion, right? If you’re feeling that certain grunge yet sassy vibe, then this strap detail off-shoulder jumper dress is made for you!

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9. Funnel Neck Rib Stitch Jumper Camel (£20.00)

We all need our staple knit tops for those lazy days when we just want to stay warm yet still manage to look effortlessly stylish. This jumper is a true versatile act whether you’re feeling lazy or edgy.

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10. Nude Exposed Seams Raglan Jumper (£22.00)

Another off-duty essential, this jumper will be your perfect companion whether you’re running errands, going on coffee dates, lunching out or cozying up indoors!

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Find all these looks and many more on the Missguided website, and don’t miss out on their sale!

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The Fashion and Mystique of Ankle Boots

Are you feeling absolutely ‘defeeted’ when it comes to finding some attractive, fashionable and comfortable footwear? Then check the exciting new foot fashion trend that’s bringing crowds at haute couture shows most literally ‘to their feet’: ankle boots.

Serving as a perfect example of functional beauty, these sterling grey leather ASOS ALABAMA Leather Pointed Knot Pixie Boots come to us courtesy of ASOS. Although functional and practical, these charming bowed ankle boots take us back to the days of the proper Victorian riding boots. Boasting divine textured leather tops and convenient zip-side fastening, these quaint pixie-style boots are a must have for both corporate and social occasions.

ASOS ALABAMA Leather Pointed Knot Pixie Boots

For a bold and daring look in ankle boots, John Lewis brings us the Duke Pontoon Stacked Heel Ankle Boots. Ideal especially for cold weather conditions, this sturdy but endlessly fashionable leather boot features an almond toe and 9 cm. block heel, along with a handy side fashioning feature. The rare boot that would look equally in place at a nightclub or on a worksite, this custom piece of exemplary footwear is also available in a lovely palette of shades that include tan, taupe, burgundy, pewter, and black leather.

Dune Pontoon Stacked Heel Ankle Boots

If you are seeking a boot that epitomises the concept of class and timeless elegance, then Ted Baker’s suede cut-out heel boots should more than fit the bill—as well as the boot! Sleek and refined, these exquisite open-toed ankle boots come complete with a pure, lovely mink colour and a statuesque shape; making them the ideal selection for both corporate and formal events.

SANDROU Suede cut-out heeled boots

For the pirate queen or adventurous noblewoman in you, Forever 21 offers these shiny signature Lace-Up Ankle Boots. Both pretty and practical in equal measure, these faux leather boots come complete with velvet laces, classic grommets, a pointed toe, as well as a thick block heel. Padded and textured for a comfy fit, these boots—available in black and burgundy–will have folks falling at your feet!

Lace-Up Ankle Boots

The House of Fraser offers another alternative for the fun and classy ankle boot, in the form of the sleek Tommy Hilfiger Penelope Suede Heeled Boot. This sassy and practical high-heeled boot sports a handy zipped up enclosure and a soft, eye catching texture. Its striking navy hue completes the look of this amazing ankle boot.

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You’re sure to get a kick out of ankle boots!

The Versatility of Court Shoes

Court shoes have a stunning elegance about them: with their low cut front and high heel design, they instantly make the legs look a bit longer and more toned, so it’s not a surprise that at least one pair of court shoes is every woman’s staple wardrobe piece.

Here are the most stunning court shoe designs for spring (click on the images to shop!)

Soft To The Touch

Wide Fit Pink Velvet Pointed Court Shoes

“Velvet everything” seems to be the theme for this season. From bomber jackets and palazzo pants to shoes, you can find every statement clothing item made from velvet. Why does everyone seem to love this material? It’s not only extremely soft, but also has a very expensive, royal vibe to them. If you want your shoes to be the centre of attention, a pair of velvet court heels will help you out!

Wear it with a white, A-line or maxi dress and red lipstick.

Buckle Up!

GALLON Buckle Court Shoes

Although court shoes are usually associated with smart casual of formal office wear, it’s time to break the rules with these Topshop pairs! The oxblood leather and the ultra stylish, strappy designs combines perfectly with the large, silver buckle detailing. While it might be a bit took risky for work, you can definitely rock them on nights and even dinner dates.

Wear it with a leather jacket, a canvas bag and high waisted jeans to make your legs look extra-long!

Clear Details

Public Desire Keeley Clear Detail Burgundy Court Shoes

Clear panels were recently seen on Selena Gomez, Kendall Jenner and Olivia Palermo, and these style icons surely know a few things about fashion and trends. Besides clear panel shoes are popular amongst celebrities, they have a futuristic, minimalist vibe to them that is just perfect if you are looking for something different to add to your regular style.

Wear it with a monochrome outfit (all-white, grey or black) and with a sleek, high ponytail!