Summer is the perfect season for discovering the diversity of the day dress, and with our extensive collection at LittleBlackDress.co.uk, you can check out our on-trend offering without leaving the comfort of your sun lounger. From monochrome to pretty pastels, with an all-out carnival of coloured prints and patterns thrown in... choosing your day dress style could be a challenge!

COLOUR ME IN

Get the look: Lipstick Boutique Toni Dress, £60Tramp in Disguise Batis Dress in Purple, £199Traffic People Broken Arrow Dress in Blue, £59.

Eye-catching digital prints in stand-out colours were a common theme on the catwalks this season, with designers with a passion for prints including Kenzo, Roberto Cavalli, and Michael Kors. To don some daring prints for a fraction of the runway price, take your pick from these delightful designs.

PASTELS A PLENTY

Get the look: Z-Mode Lana Dress in Aqua, £187Bill and Mar Pleione Marble Maxi Dress, £95Miss Patina Double Dip Dress in 20s Check, £65.80.

A fitting choice for summer, pretty pastels are perfect for those long summer days and work equally well as a seamless switch from day-to-night. Another topper of the SS13 trend list, the runways of Erdem and Christopher Kane played with pastels for an overall feel of delicately feminine glamour. Flaunt your figure and turn up your girly charm in these perfect summer pastel dresses..

OPPOSITES ATTRACT

Get the look: Fazane Malik Amanda Dress in Monochrome, £169Hedonia Ashley Contrast Panel Shift Dress in White, £70Urbancode Printed Silk Shirt Dress in Monochrome, £135.

Monochrome is THE must-have addition to your summer wardrobe. You'll find it hard to spot a designer who didn't indulge in some black and white this season, with the list including so many of the greats, from Prada to Jonathan Saunders. Satisfy your monochrome craving and prove that opposites really do attract with these much more purse-friendly alternatives at LittleBlackDress.co.uk.

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