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3 Outfit Inspirations To Get You In The Mood For Summer


by Niamh ODonoghue
18th Apr 2017

I am summer-ready: so much so that I ditched the dark colours prior to December and have been living in the hope that my pink puffa jacket would somehow conjure the sun to return sooner. It hasn’t. But nonetheless, wearing fresh and bright colours gives me a new lease of energy and a sense of excitement at the prospect of humid evenings – the one’s perfect for after-work chilled wine or a long walk on the pier. Here are three sweet and summery outfit ideas to get you into summer mode; it is half-way through April, after all.

Cool and sophisticated in red and mango

Leopard Print Swimsuit, €37.99, Topshop,?Jeans with open side seam, €29.99, Bershka, Block Court Heel, €29.32, Bershka

Sweet and sophisticated

Asymmetric warp-effect printed satin’twill midi dress, €1,910, Victoria Beckham, mini crossbody bag with chain detail, €29.95, Zara, Graphic earrings, €25, &otherstories, Metallic mules, €99, Uterque, Oversized square-frame acetate mirrored sunglasses, €795, Linda Farrow

Summer rock-chic

Cropped wide-leg trousers, €79, COS, ?Soto black/ivory sunglasses, €201.68, Preen, Appliqued printed cotton jersey t-shirt, €690, Gucci,?Versace Jeans Belt with Lettering in Oxblood, €64, Asos

 

 

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