From fashion to fragrance, we take a look at the newest pick-me-ups as the heat rises this summer.
House by John Lewis Cushion, £30, John Lewis, Orange Cushion, £5, Primark
Think Matisse-inspired accessories, abstract faces, burnt orange and cobalt blue when it comes to decorating your home this season. If you’re working to a tighter budget, buying a new set of cushions is an easy and affordable way to change your space without too much effort.
Shelley Straw Basket Bag, £26, Topshop, Loeffler Randall Pom Pom Raffia Tote, £340, Harvey Nichols
With a bit of sun comes the holiday accessory that seems to return just about every summer – the basket bag. Perfect for heading down to the beach, a picnic in the great outdoors or just as a fun way to upgrade your casual weekend look; there are plenty of ways to wear this versatile bag.
Celine Cat-Eye Sunglasses, £270, Harvey Nichols, Gold Tone Tortoiseshell Effect Earrings, £12, Next, Valentino Pink Tortoiseshell Cat-eye Sunglasses, £205, Harvey Nichols
Tortoiseshell is back and better than ever. From statement earrings to cat-eye sunglasses, this fuss-free trend can easily be incorporated into your look with a variety of accessories.
Whistles Palmyra Print Wrap Dress, £169, John Lewis, Pleated Wrap Dress, £58, Next, Blue Button Up Midi Dress, £22.99, Blue Button Up Midi Dress, £22.99, New Look
Cool, casual and stylish, midi dresses are the go-to outfit for looking dressed up whilst feeling dressed down. The last thing you want when it’s hot outside is a tight outfit, so opt for a loose midi dress with tie-waist detail to emphasise and flatter your shape.
Bangle ‘Love Cuff’, £219, Thomas Sabo, Baja Deco ID Bracelet, £250, Monica Vinader
A minimal gold bangle is a subtle, timeless piece of jewellery that will never go out of fashion. If statement pieces just aren’t your thing, bring it back to basics with elegant gold jewellery.
The Summer Scent
Jasmine Sambac & Marigold Cologne 100ml, £115, Jo Malone London
Switch things up this summer with a fresh scent. Brand new for April 2018, the Jo Malone London Jasmine Sambac & Marigold Cologne Intense is entwined with rich benzoin resin and enveloped with vanilla and amber.