Dress – Monsoon

SUMMER is fast approaching and it appears that everything is coming up roses…and daisies and tulips….

For it is time to turn up the heat on your wardrobe and update your summer fashion – topping up your seasonal style, as well as your tan.

And bang on trend this season is head-to-toe florals, proving in true Devil Wears Prada-style, that florals for spring are ground-breaking after all.

Garden Floral Playsuit, £42; Hero Floral Lace Trim Cami , £28; Black Raw Hem Mom Denim Shorts,£30. Miss Selfridge


Light pink Floral Print Skater Dress £44.99, New Look

Pink Longline Floral Kimono £27.99; Lace Up Heels £29.99; New Look

Cream Embroidered Floral Maxi Dress, £120; Gold Circle Necklace £8, Miss Selfridge

Floral prints were all over the catwalk – from Chloe and Dolce & Gabbana to Miu Miu and Victoria Beckham – and have now made their way on to the high street, so if your new summer fashion is covered in florals, you’re on to a winner.

Vintage floral trumpet sleeve pink top, £32, Top Shop


Floral Maxi Dress, £70; Wallis

RJR.John Rocha Floral Jeans, £40; Floral Top, £29; Debenhams

Elsewhere you can play out your inner Caribbean babe and look seriously cool with hot crochet dresses, must-have mesh and sizzling hot cut-out pieces.

Anyone wanting to add a tropical vibe to their summer fashion wardrobe can choose from the wide rage of bold prints that will guarantee you pack a potent paradise punch.

From fruity summer brights to citrus shades and a hint of ice cool neutrals, transform yourself into an instant golden goddess.

Autograph Top, £45; M&S

Yazabelle Lime Premium Oriental Bardot Mini Dress £75, Pretty Little Thing

Eliana embroidered shorts, £49; Eliana embroidered jacket, £99; Monsoon

Star by Julien Macdonald multi brown off shoulder dress, £60; Debenhams


Summer fashion with function is all the rage too – think work-wear inspired pieces, with relaxed shapes and muted shades while the deconstructured shirt is still a fashionable statement piece, with the off-the-shoulder trend, over-sized sleeves, bows and peek-a-boo cut outs all featured.

J by Jasper Conran Denim Dress, £60; Debenhams

Principles by Ben de Lisi Pink Trouser suit, Jacket £65, Trousers £38; Debenhams

Poplin tie strap cami, £25; Miss Selfridge


  • Debenhams – 08445616161
  • New Look   –   www.newlook.com
  • Miss Selfridge  –  www.missselfridge.com
  • Top Shop   –  www.topshop.com
  • Pretty Little Thing  – www.prettylittlething.com
  • Wallis    –  www.wallis.co.uk