As the weekend approaches after a luxurious 4-day-week, what better way to top it off than by treating yourself to some new on-trend frocks? Brights were seen all-over the spring/summer 2014 catwalks, and these colour-popping tones are sure to get you in the mood for a weekend celebration. Whether you want to feel feminine this weekend in a twee floral print or you want to step out with head-to-toe sex appeal, hot hues will see you from day to night and pretty to sexy. We’ve put together five bright-colour embracing outfits to suit whatever mood you’re feeling this weekend!
If Parisian chic is your go-to style and you prefer classic shapes and styles, there’s no need to rule out contemporary trends and vivid colours. The brights trend can easily be adapted to any personal style and can be worn in moderation for those fashionistas who favour a timeless dress. The Gina Bacconi Lace Dress with Scallop Neckline in Orchid White, for £170, oozes elegance and class and is the perfect canvas for vibrant accessories. The eye-catching Bourne Arabella Shoe in Jade, for £150, and the Bourne Karin Clutch Bag in Jade, for £135, will give a modern on-trend edge to a classic look; oh and don’t forget sunglasses for a true Parisienne look.
Get the Look: Gina Bacconi Lace Dress with Scallop Neckline in Orchid White £170, Bourne Arabella Shoe in Jade £150, Bourne Karin Clutch Bag in Jade £135, Johnny Loves Rosie Petal Teardrop Earrings £22
Why opt for one trend when you can wear two? Florals blossomed on the SS14 catwalks, and are the perfect go-to print for fashionistas who like to flaunt their femininity. The Kate Fearnley Gracy Dress in Turquoise, for £189, features a pretty floral-lace overlay in an utterly girly skater-style. Pair with gold accented accessories for a metallic flair.
Get the Look: the Kate Fearnley Gracy Dress in Turquoise £189, Rachelle Shoe in Pewter £157, Aftershock London Ruth Clutch Bag in Gold £44, Fiorelli Pave Set Round Bracelet in Rose Gold £22
If you like to take full advantage of the weekend and dress to the nines, then a vibrant dress accompanied by silver and diamonds is just the look for you. Take the Brights trend to the next level with a neon dress, like the
Get the Look: Forever Unique Elita Dress in Lime Green £250, Bourne Simona Shoe in Silver £169, Krystal London Dangling Reef Earrings £45, Aftershock London Ruth Clutch in White £44
Want to bring sex appeal and turn heads this weekend? Then ditch the racy red or black dresses in favour of a bang on-brights, like the Honor Gold Amelia Dress in Coral, for £73.99. Its bodycon shape and mini length will show off your pins, whilst the gold embellished neckline will do half of the accessorising for you. Opt for nude pointed heels to elongate your legs and leave the colour pop to your dress!
Get the Look: Honor Gold Amelia Dress in Coral £73.99, Aftershock London Millie Embellished Clutch in Gold £89, Bourne Arabella Shoe in Nude £150, Krystal London Hent Earrings in Topaz £30
If you like to stand out from the crowd don’t just stop with one bright colour, combine two colour-pops for the ultimate eye-catching outfit. The tangerine shaded Éthologie Catherine Dress in Orange, for £296, is sure to catch eyes, and adding neon pink accessories will give a unique twist that’s sure to get you noticed.
Get the Look: Éthologie Catherine Dress in Orange £296, Bourne Sabrina Shoe in Neon £155, Bourne Karin Clutch Bag in Neon £119, Astrid and Miyu Electric Rainbow Necklace £59
Shop our colour popping collection of dresses here.