Postcards from the Rivera!
Rivera dreaming from just €2.50
Spring has finally sprung and of course we’ve all started to think of where to go and what to wear! It’s that time of year where you’re aching to take a break and, if like us, you want to relax and unwind and take flawless pics shots just calling for an upload to Instagram, then we’ve got the perfect solution, with our latest threads instantly transporting you to the Rivera!
We can just imagine it now, the perfect getaway lounging on the deck of a boat with a good book, cold beverage in hand, surrounded by open waters - ahhh that is the life! Ok all daydreams aside, just because you don’t own a yacht or haven’t been invited to party on one doesn’t mean you can’t dress up and go out looking super slick.
For SS17 we take inspiration from resort style, which is all about blending the classy and cool and approaching the holiday season with a sharp focus on style in mind. Think smart items in lightweight fabrics and comfortable cuts by way of billowing shirts and tailored shorts, which epitomise that idea of luxury lounging by the sea, for days on end.
Hot right now prints play out over, An opulent 70s geo vibe for swim shorts, while fine gauge Breton stripes decorate cardigans and mosaic patterns embellish shirts. Key colours for the season are captured via springs uplift in moods, with bright sky blue on suiting and knitwear and burnt orange on quick drying swim shorts and woven boat shoes. On the details and fabrics front, shake up your spring style with newness such as cropped chinos, seersucker shorts and lightweight printed shirts adorned with patterns - perfect at catching springs slight breeze.
If you’re wondering how to wear the look then think about layering up. A good example would be by piecing together the season's key items. These include such as a vest refreshed with contrast piping on the sleeves and arms, a denim shirt for more of a casual look or resort shirt if you want to smarten up, complete with tailored swim shorts and some sandals. So ships ahoy, we’ve got perfect looks that will have you powering full steam ahead, without breaking the bank!