TREND REPORT: 7 Summer metallics
Posted on April 26 2019
As the mercury rises, our layers lessen and gradually we get bolder with our fashion choices - a statement print, fun summer styles... and a splash of sparkle on our toes. This month we have put together an edit of metallic and glitter embellished designs that are perfect for summer wardrobes, here are our tips on how to wear them...
A double-dose of metallics, Kanna's flat espadrilles are a beautiful, muted gold leather, with gold hardware and studding - set atop a flatform, traditional raffia sole.
WEAR WITH: The chunky sole sandal is a big trend this year, great for toughening up feminine floaty dresses.
Bibi Lou's embellished slides are as simple as they are beautiful. A perfect delicate design of leather with silver intricate studwork. Great for those looking for a flat, elegant summer evening sandal.
WEAR WITH: Occasionwear, letting a flash of sparkle peek out from your hemline.
Ash's metallic gladiators tick all the summer sandal boxes - studding, animal and floral print silk ties. Light-weight and effortless to wear, delivering a perfect style punch.
WEAR WITH: SS19 hottest denims - tie-dye, distressed and acid washes are everywhere from the runway to the high-street.
These irridescent beauties from Bibilou are perfect if you want a subtle shimmer rather than a mega-watt shine. Encrusted with a range of gemstone sizes on a subtle gunmetal leather base, these will twinkle into the early hours... the perfect summer party shoes.
WEAR WITH: Your little summer party dress and hit the dancefloor.
The copper trend is going no-where and this season you can wear the perennial summer sandal favourites, the Birkenstock Arizona, in the hottest hue. The ergonomic footbed make them a dream to wear - perfect for sight-seeing, travelling, school run... basically a daily summer shoe you'll reach for again and again.
WEAR WITH: Great with everything from wide-leg palazzo pants to denim cut-offs.
If you're looking to update your trainer collection with a summer pastel - these Crime London baby blues are perfect. A shimmery metallic powder blue with suede detailing.
WEAR WITH: Perfect with summer whites - try with skinny jeans or a broderie anglaise dress. Summer personified.
If you are looking for a flash of fun, these white leather J. Connors from Serafini have gold glitter straps and an on-trend animal print heel detail. Elevating your day-to-day school run trainers with a hint of summer sunshine.
WEAR WITH: Great with everything from skinny jeans to boho dresses.