Smarten up for spring in our favourite silk blouses and shirts
18 April 2013
A silk blouse or shirt is the one wardrobe hero that you can always rely on for instant elegance and confidence.
With spring/summer 2013 pieces hitting the shops, it’s clear that we’re about to see a return to timeless styles that pull every woman’s look together instantly – whether you’re heading out for dinner, to the boardroom or relaxing at home. And, if that means effortless, no-fuss dressing from a few stylish staples, including that forever-faithful silk blouse or shirt – then we can’t wait for the new season to start!
Click through our pick of the best silk blouses and shirts now – you’re guaranteed to find something you’ll love…
Inspired by Samantha Cameron's style? The snap up this warm weather work hero. Available at John Lewis.
Comptoir des Cotonniers are renowned for their effortlessly stylish
separates. You'll want to wear this loose-fitting, soft silk shirt time
and time again.
Add a little spring sunshine to your wardrobe with this daffodil yellow Miu Miu pussy bow blouse from Net-a-Porter. The perfect way to brighten up dull days.
This Reiss shirt is a real investment piece. You'll want to wear it time and time again.
Try a statement print! Polka dots were all over the spring/summer 2013 catwalks. This Jaeger blouse is a grown-up way to work the trend. Available from John Lewis.
Colour-pop safari shirts are an easy way to brighten up staples. We love this one by Oasis. It's the perfect shade of summer blue.
Or how about this khaki oversized safari blouse by Whistles? We'll be wearing it with pale chinos and a heel.
The smartest way to wear spring's new citrus hues - good work Reiss!