Exploring the design signatures which have become part of her inimitable style – graphic prints, the pussycat-bow blouse and flattering tailoring – Helen Cherry’s Summer 16/17 collection is both effortlessly cool and subtly glamorous.
Diaphanous chiffon, printed with sensually trailing nocturnal flowers, has been sliced into the designer’s latest riff on the tie-front blouse; either sleeveless, with a ruffled, Western shirt-style yoke, or with a fluttering, bohemian sleeve.
Other prints and patterns include a vintage leaf motif (in rose petal-pink or midnight blue) and monochromatic leopard spots, both in grey jacquard suiting and white metallic silk, for easy summer dresses and chic tailoring.
Adding a new dimension to the Helen Cherry wardrobe is a range of linen pieces inspired by the timeless chic of the Cote d’Azur. Strappy tops, breezy shift dresses and racer-back baby dolls all feature a deep frill for a sporty, modernist spin on sun-kissed femininity.
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