Left - Debut Flower Print Maxi Dress, £100/€155 Debenhams
Stockist Number: 08445616161.
Right - South Floral Tunic Dress €59 - Littlewoods Ireland.
Top Colour Trend To Watch
Mint Green & Aquamarine are colours that are fresh and clear.
These shorts with coordinating top are from budget retailer
Penneys in Ireland. Primark will have similar stock. Note the
neat precise early 60's touches with crisp white under collar
and fine white belt trim.
Left - Mint Top - Penneys Double Collar Crepe Shell Top €13.
Right - Shorts in Mint - Crepe Belted Co-Ord Tailored Shorts €13
- Also Penneys Ireland.
Whether your style is to wear trousers or a
ladylike dress, mint/aquamarine tones add the perfect unusual
pastel colour to your next new pieces.
Left - Blouse £25, Pants £39 La Redoute Stockist Number: 0844
Centre - Marks & Spencer SS12 - Deco Diva M&S Jacket £49.50, Top
£25, Wide Palazzo Mint Green Trousers £35, Earrings £7.50, Belt
£35, Shoes £29.50. Also shown in header.
Right - Blouse £25, Pants £39 - La Redoute Stockist Number: 0844
Texture and contrasting textures such as brocade, lace and
beading are important for 2012. Quilting has made a welcome return
and combined with a floral print looks fresh and new. The suede shoes also add textural
interest and hone on one of springs hottest trends of pastel
colours - mint green and aquamarine.
Left - ASOS SS12 Mint Green Floral Rose Print Jacket.
Right - Marisota SS12 - Aquamarine/Mint Green/Jade - Strappy
Soft Fabrics such as chiffon add a lightness especially suited
to breezy summer days.
Left - SS12 Mint Velvet - Mint Green Chiffon Hip Yoke Summer
Mint Velvet SS12 Stockist Number: 0845 456 2200.
Right - Sequin Top Topshop SS12.
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