The best part of any festival – whether it’s glamping at a music festival or visiting the Ascot races – is figuring out what you’re going to wear. Summer calls for bright colours, figure-flattering outfits and beautiful accessories to complete any look. We’ve compiled a list of a few ideas from bespoke Fashion brands, not necessarily in one ensemble, that may be useful as you shop for your festival apparel.
Ubiquitous during festival season, Hunter’s wellington boots are a go-to if you want to combat those muddy festival fields. Kate Moss made Hunters iconic when snaps of her wearing them flooded the magazines, adding style to festival attire. Quintessentially British, Hunters have a variety of models and colours of boots that may interest you. Here is a fresh take on the original tall wedged wellingtons. The leg is wrapped by a buckle with golden studs going along the strap. Guaranteed to beat the rain whilst being effortlessly stylish, these Hunters may be for you.
Original Tall Wedge Stud Wellington Boots
Whether you’re attending Wimbledon or going glamping at a music festival, a bright coloured dress is an absolute necessity. Temperley London has almost too much to choose from, ranging from sequinned playsuits to opulent evening dresses, they’re all drenched in beautiful patterns. If you want something feminine whilst being as cool as a summer breeze, then check out this v-neck dream catcher dress. It’s sure to be a head-turner, the flattering tulip hem and softly flared sleeves ooze elegance and would be perfectly paired with neutral coloured sandals or heels.
V-neck Dream Catcher Dress
For an exotic flourish, these vibrant fringe earrings will bring the island life to you. Fusing tribal print with 1920s elegance, you’re sure to stand out from the crowd. Their clip-on backs ensure that anyone, pierced or unpierced, are able to adorn these alluring earrings. Festival season is all about being as colourful in your attire as possible, so why not give your ears their time to shine with these unique earrings.
Island Hue Beaded Fringe Earrings
The last thing you need when you travel is lugging around heavy bags on your daily outings. Whether it’s for the entire weekend or just a daily excursion, Cath Kidston has you sorted. This set of lightweight weekend bags come in a pair, one large and one small, covering you regardless of the length of travel. When not in use, both bags can be reduced to a small pouch in the same pattern, as to be stored away conveniently. Comfort is always essential so these bags have handy cross-body straps to ensure prime comfort. If you wish to look elegant during festival season then go with this classic British bag.
Smudge Spot Foldaway Weekender
As you may have to face all four seasons in one day, make sure you’re prepared with the iconic bespoke Barbour jacket. Available in either Navy or Red, this jacket is guaranteed to shelter you from all the elements as you enjoy festival season.
Barbour Gust Waterproof Jacket
No summer outfit is complete without a hat to keep protected from the scorching sunshine whilst looking chic. Christy’s Hats offers a range to peruse through – wide brim hats, trilby’s and British ball caps. Panama hats are synonymous with summer days and Christy’s Hats have an impressive selection. Handwoven in Ecuador, this Panama hat is timeless and is guaranteed to be a fresh accessory to show off at any festival.
Classic Preset Panama hat with Navy Band
Linda Farrow is renowned for their luxury eyewear, catering to faces of all shapes and sizes. Cat-eye shaped sunnies are a go-to to dress up any outfit, regardless of how casual it is, it certainly adds a dash of refinement to your wardrobe. The neutral truffle-coloured frame can go with any eccentric patterns and vibrant colours you may wear this season.
Cat Eye Sunglasses
As it could be slightly chilly in the evenings, make sure you’re equipped with a comfortable sweater or cardigan to feel snug in. Le Kasha has the perfect solution. Their charcoal cashmere jumper ensures that you wrap up fashionably. The high neck and long sleeves will keep you extra cozy and sophisticated, whether you’re at an evening BBQ or enjoying drinks al fresco.
Island Charcoal Cashmere Jumper