Choosing your outfit for the weekend can sometimes feel a little monotonous and can slowly loose it's allure, so why not spice things up this weekend not only by dressing for your mood but by doing the spring/ summer catwalks proud too? Whether you favour feminine lace or want to feel utterly glamorous in sequins, there is an SS 14 trend for every fashionista. Here at Little Black Dress we've put together five outfit ideas to suit your mood and keep you bang on-trend!
A sophisticated pencil style dress is the ultimate go-to piece when struggling for something to wear. Timeless and chic, they're appropriate for almost any occasion and when paired with a Burberry-inspired contemporary on-trend pastel shade, they maintain a classic yet modern vibe. Try the lace-panelled Darling Gabriella Dress in Blue, for ¬£74, for a ladylike style, and pair with demure black peep-toe heels to complete your look.
Get the Look: Darling Gabriella Dress in Blue ¬£74, Aftershock London Debbie Peep Toe Heel, ¬£74, Aftershock London Mackenzie Clutch Bag in Black ¬£44, Johnny Loves Rosie Waterfall Earrings ¬£24
Although white-lace oozes bridal elegance, when styled with a little bit of glamour it can be feminine and weekend appropriate, as delectable designer Erdem
proved with his effortless SS 14 fashion show. The beautiful Gina Bacconi Beaded Lace Dress in Champagne, for ¬£200, features a plunging neckline and bodycon style that takes the typically bridal-esque white-lace material from wedding to weekend. Style with an embellished clutch and shoes and you'll exude femininity.
Get the Look: Gina Bacconi Beaded Lace Dress in Champagne ¬£200, Aftershock London Julita Floral Design High Heels in Grey, ¬£79, Aftershock London Ruth Clutch Bag in Gold ¬£44, Krystal London Hent Earrings in Topaz ¬£30. Shop the lace trend here.
A large helping of embellishment with a dash of sequins thrown in can only mean one thing, glamour! Sequins were seen all over the SS 14 catwalks and in particular, Emilio Pucci's head-to-toe beaded designs showed just how this should be done, so for your own head-turning Hollywood look this weekend, try a floor-length sequinned gown like the Forever Unique Cosette Dress, for ¬£960. Pair with coordinating nude accessories for a subtle yet shimmering look.
Get the Look: Forever Unique Cosette Dress ¬£960, Aftershock London Millie Embellished Clutch in Gold ¬£89, Aftershock London Lucy Peep Toe High Heels in Gold ¬£74. Shop our range of embellished dresses here.
A Sexy LBD
Leading fashion house Saint Laurent featured beautifully alluring LBDs, and if you want the sex appeal of Marilyn Monroe and the allure of Jessica Rabbit, the best dress you can wear is the little black kind. A racy black-lace bodycon dress like the Honor Gold Adrianna Midi Dress in Black, for ¬£79.99, screams elegant seduction whilst being bang on-trend. Pair your seductive dress with gold embellished accessories to add a regal touch to your look and remember, an LBD goes a long way!
Get the Look: Honor Gold Adrianna Midi Dress in Black ¬£79.99, Aftershock London Lydia Pointed High Heels in Nude and Black ¬£69, Aftershock London Millie Embellished Clutch in Black ¬£89, Krystal London Tiger Drop Earrings ¬£35. Shop our range of LBDs here.
Unique Bolds and Brights
If there's one way to catch eyes and make a unique impression, it's with a bold and bright dress, a statement Ralph Lauren
proved with his eye-catching neon designs. The Chi Chi London Madison Dress in Blue, for ¬£54.99, features beautifully intricate lace detailing in a stunning cobalt blue shade, which is sure to make a statement. Take your look to the next level with a metallic clutch and statement shoes to ensure you're the belle of the ball.
Get the Look: Chi Chi London Madison Dress in Blue ¬£54.99, Mifani Ibiza Shoe in White, ¬£159, Aftershock London Ruth Clutch Bag in Gold ¬£44, Fiorelli Pave Set Round Bracelet in Rose Gold ¬£22. S