Stay cool this summer with clever pieces that you can work into your wardrobe
Wear a maxi dress on holiday, or at one or more of those special summer parties. Striped maxi dress: £265, Alexis. Sandals: £10, Matalan. Silver choker: £270, Fenton at Kabiri.
Draped sleeves, ankle-skimming lengths and a soft, subtle print make this dress perfect. Maxi dress: £149, Windsmoor. Sandals: £50, Dune.
Slip this tunic on over golden skin or wear with soft, flowing pants. Satin shift dress: £25, New Look. Bangles: £12, Oasis
This looks great over swimwear as a sexy cover up, or trendy over soft satin harem pants. Beaded kaftan: £40, Linea at House of Fraser. Satin trousers: £139, Day Birger et Mikkelsen. Belt: £29, Boden. Sandals: £390, Versace.
Easy shorts or loose long pants both look fab – just add luxe accessories. Silk top: £285, Ginger & Smart. Waistcoat: £25, Dorothy Perkins. Cropped trousers: £169, Day Birger et Mikkelsen. Disc necklace: from a selection, Erickson Beamon.
Look for rich embroidery, jewel details and an easy-to-wear shape that reveals and conceals in all the right places. Silk dress: £277, Hoss Intropia. Beaded waistcoat: £189, Daily Couture at Day Birger et Mikkelsen.
Tunics with wide kimono-inspired sleeves are everywhere this season. Flat sandals will give you the right look. Kimono dress: £299, Jaeger London. Sandals: £69, Sam Edelman at Fenwick. Silver necklace: from a selection, Pebble.
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