Summer Fashion Featured

5 key trends to freshen up your look this season
by 17 May 2012

Looking to breathe new life into your summer wardrobe? Be stylish in a snap with our five trends to pick up:

1. Prints – From tribal motifs at Michael Kors and Salvatore Ferragamo to groovy retro patterns at the likes of Stella McCartney, prints are a summer must



Left: Escada; Right: Carolina Herrera

2. Beach Hues – Channel the waves with some true blue in the form of an outfit, handbag and even better yet, a sapphire ring


Left: Chanel; Right: The Lady Dior bag

3. Mixed Materials – Add dimension with a dress that blends fabrics like leather on lace or silk on satin - all the hot designers are doing it from Gucci to Max Mara

Left: Furla Candy Bag; Right: Louis Vuitton

4. Colourful Sunglasses – Adds a much-needed jolt to a black’n white ensemble

Left: Dolce & Gabbana eyewear; Right: Versace Etoile de la Mer

5. Wedges – This shoe style brings you to new (comfy) heights and gives a good dose of retro chic

Left: Burberry; Right: Giuseppe Zanotti Design

For more of the season’s trends check out:

Fashion Main
Vintage Trends for summer
LUXOS fashion shoots
Prada spring/summer 2012
Salvatore Ferragamo spring/summer 2012