There could be an Indian summer yet!
The UK may not have experienced quite the barbeque summer hoped for, and instead we have faced persistent rain and chilly temperatures. This has meant that many have held off making additions to their summer wardrobes. However, with a forecast indicating a sunny outlook for September, there could be an Indian summer yet!
If you are considering a holiday to catch the some rays before autumn, or thinking of preparing for the warmer weather heading our way, now is the perfect time to shop. Many high street retailers still have extensive summer stock and online stores are worth a look too. The thick jumpers and coats needn’t be brought out quite yet, so instead check out these great summer buys, to continue the season in style.
A new bikini or swimsuit is must-buy for any getaway, and Avenue 32 features a huge range from a number of designers, such as this eye-catching kaleidoscope bikini from Pistol panties. Check out the full range of Pistol Panties beachwear at Avenue 32.
Every girl’s go-to favourite, what better place than Topshop in which to find that other style staple, the maxi dress. This floral print sleeveless maxi features an open mesh back, perfect for showing off a tan after a hard day at the beach! The high neckline and full length also means this dress is great for the chillier September evenings in the UK.
Mint green was a key trend for spring/summer 2012, and an ideal way to add edginess to a soft, pastel tone is with these hot hot pants from Asos. The rough, frayed hem of these reclaimed vintage Levi’s is a great way to work a retro colour for 2012. As the sun goes down, add a thin knit and chunky necklace in matching mint, such as this piece by Angela Figus, from
For those holidaying in the UK, even the late summer sun will not be enough to flaunt too much flesh. Yet covering up in a jacket does not have to signal the start of Autumn, as this cute bird print jacket from Warehouse demonstrates. The sleeves can be rolled up and worn casually with a summer dress or jeans, and the tailored blazer style of this piece means it is also a great addition to your work wardrobe.
With high hopes for the coming month, there is still time to showcase some stunning summer looks!