POST LOCKDOWN PEP UP PIECES
New season loveliness
New season loveliness.
By Annabel Kerman
Let’s face it, we haven’t had much to feel perky about for a while. And while fashion is nothing if not flighty, sometimes it can be the answer. Whether shopping, or seeking style inspiration, the following ideas will keep you on point for those baby steps back out into the real world.
REINVENTED WHITE SHIRT SARK Valium sailor shirt £295 For those who struggle with the season’s oversized frilly collars, we give you Sark’s grown up take on the look. sarklondon.com A THROW IT ALL IN HOLDALL RAE FEATHER Monogram striped camouflage tote from £120 We haven’t left the house for a while; best take EVERYTHING, just in case. raefeather.com COLOUR POP TRAINERS NIKE Air Max 90 £129.95 When the daily walk is losing its appeal: new kicks = energised exercising. nike.com
WIDE LEG JEANS WYSE LONDON Florence flared jean £180 Restrictive skinnies begone. We are all for comfort these days and Wyse’s soft seventies inspired jeans are calling. wyselondon.co.uk WEAR WITH ANYTHING BOOTS STIVALERIA CAVALLIN Q55 stivale tan boot £1100. After months of fluffy slippers, a buttery soft pair of investment boots feel like one of life’s answers. stivaleriacavallin.com JOYFUL DRESS TALLULAH AND HOPE Blue jay bird dress £250 Does it bring you joy? Then wear it. Thank you Marie Kondo for facilitating the love of all that is frivolous this Spring. tallulahandhope.com (Video below). BLING IT UP GOLD CHAIN LOEL & CO Gold chunky belcher £195 From Zoom calls to real life, a chunky chain is the simplest way to level up that old tee. loel.co.uk
OUT OUT BAG MICHAEL KORS Bradshaw convertible small shoulder bag £290 When we haven’t needed a bag for a lipstick and mobile phone for aeons, a party bag feels like Nirvana. michaelkors.co.uk PERSONALISED TSHIRT SEZANE Colette Mariniere personalised breton tee £75 Transported to France without leaving the sofa? And personalised embroidery too? You are spoiling us Sezane. sezane.com CONVERSATION STARTER ACCESSORY CHLOE + CORITA KENT at Net-a-Porter £395 With no dinner party conversation for months, we need all the help we can get. Chloe’s clutch features quotes from the ‘pop art nun’ Clarita Kent net-a-porter.com ZOOM WORTHY GLASSES SUPERNORMAL at Wolf & Badger Ambitious pink computer glasses £123 We’ll be zooming for a while to come, so why not look after your eyes while making a statement. wolfandbadger.com
TROPICAL PRINT DRESS ZARA £49.99 If you can’t get to the holiday, bring the holiday to you. zara.com SPRING TRENCH PALONES colour block trench £145. Break from the norm with a colourful trench to lighten the mood. palonesoffcial.com STATEMENT BLOUSE ZIMMERMAN at Matches Brighton blouse £450 Nothing says 2021 more than a puff sleeve and a touch of broderie anglaise, and Zimmerman rules on both counts. matchesfashion.com HOLIDAY SHOES KITTY CLOGS Cumin mid klassick clog £129. Will have you feeling like an extra from Mama Mia in no time. Now where’s that Greek Island. kittyclogssweden.co.uk