Forget the woolly hats and scarves and ditch the glove – the sun is out, the days are longer and it is time to slip into your summer wardrobe. If you are a fan of classic pieces that are timeless, or simply prefer wearing old favourites rather than buying practically a whole new wardrobe for just one season, then you can update your look with some gorgeous accessories this summer, and we’ve found some lovely ones!
Accessories can be one area where you can save money when it comes to your wardrobe since many high street offerings look just as good as the more expensive versions, and if it is something that really is the height of fashion but which is actually a faddy trend, it is a good idea to look after your pennies. As always this season boasts some gorgeous pieces that will great with your look, so read on to find out about our favourites!
Ok so this one you might not get away with in the office for example, but if you are heading to any kind of festival or outdoor event this summer then this stunning feathered headpiece is just the thing. With a lovely and intricately beaded headband coupled with silver and pastel-coloured feathers, this is a fun piece that will really make your outfit pop. Wear it with loose locks for that ultimate hippy vibe this summer. Get it from Topshop for £10.
Do you love the glamour of the 1950s when everybody always put their best foot forward with smart suits and hats? Then channel this glamorous era thanks to gorgeous sun hat this summer. A floppy straw hat is both fabulous and functional and will protect your skin from harsh rays, keep make-up looking crisp and of course become the key focus to your outfit. This classic straw hat from ASOS is an absolute winner with its lovely black ribbon tie at the back; wear it with a fantastic summer dress when you’re out and about, or simply with your bikini when you’re at the beach. It costs just £15, but if you are a bit of a bargain hunter, then check out an ASOS discount code first.
You can’t talk about summer accessories without mentioning a pair of sunglasses which should be a key part of your look when you are out in the sun. We’ve picked another ASOS item, this time these funky ‘kitten’ sunglasses that will help you to easily channel that retro vibe. Wear with a messy bun and one of this season’s sexy Bardot tops for an effortlessly inspired style.
Are you in love with that throwback 1990s trend this season? Then embrace the look with this punchy pink palm-tree print bum bag. Again this is ideal for festivals and is really on trend with its tropical print too. Big enough for all of your essentials without weighing you down, this will look great with some cut-off jean shorts. You can get it from Missguided for just £10.