If the blossoming magnolias haven’t convinced you that summer is just around the corner then the warmer days sure will get you excited about the new S/S 12 trends.
With Daylight Saving now here, I hope these summery trends will get you excited about swapping those Ugg boots for some sassy espadrilles.
So here’s a few tips on how to style your current winter get-up and transition into new season fashion!
Swap those chunky jumpers for a light-hued pastel crop knit sweater – so many colourful candy options to choose from and add a hint of colour.
Jamie Sequin Jumper $119 + The Jegging $99 – Max
GO BOLD AND TROPICAL
Ditch black merino infused pants for some floral-printed leg wear – remember balance is essential. With a heavy print on the bottom, go for a neutral choice up top, black or white to set off the contrast in colour.
Text Pant by Ketz-Ke RRP $115
SUBTLE HINT OF SPRING
If this season’s tropical trend is too overpowering then opt for a subtle pop of colour.
Vesper Drape Front Tunic
Incorporate some sporty-themed headgear, post-Olympics style, to anticipate sunnier days.
Time to get out those espadrilles, open-toed wedge sandals in all shades to really put a spring in your step.
SHOP THE LOOK
With international influence, mixed motifs and Aztec inspired prints are sure to set off unique looks this season.
SWAP BLACKS FOR WHITES
To really get into swing, choose flowy whites to compliment your winter pieces and to achieve an effortless transitioning from a cold winter’s morning to a warm summer’s day.
Bring out those stunning gold and silver neck pieces to accentuate the décolletage. Opt for V & Y Necklaces for low cut tops; they draw attention downwards, whereas with high-necked outfits with round necklaces fill the neckline.
Trumpet Tassel Necklace
SPRING FLING DRESS
A cute spring dress is a perfect transition piece to dress up or down for those unpredictable days – pair with some patterned stockings or go bare-legged with a cute pair of wedges and you’re on your way.
Spring clutch – accessorize with a bright colour to bring an outfit together. Remember to keep everything in proportion – balance is key!
It is vital with the vast array of spring colours to KNOW what shades work best for you- Know your skin tone and hair tone and what colours compliment your overall look.