These photos were taken at my ‘happy place’ by the sea in Mexico last year. Our last morning there felt very sad, as is always the case when you must leave the sun and relaxation behind and return to real life. However the rich colours of the sea and sky along with my outfit that day reminded me of the power of colour and print in a design – and spring / summer 2014 will certainly bring an abundance of romantic and edgy prints and rich shades for us to choose from.
This Zara dress has seen me through three summers now. It is a beautiful slightly-racer neckline that accentuates the shoulders and the body con style seems to suit my shape at this length (I cannot go body con and short, which is why I have given up on the prospect of Herve Leger ever working for me*).
Zara have a couple of lovely colorful print dresses selling now that I wanted to let you know about:
Boat-neck printed dress 59.99 GBP
Printed dress with wide straps 59.99 GBP
We’re having some beautiful weather in England right now. I hope you had a lovely weekend wherever you are, Blog Reader.
*This did not stop me from returning to NYC’s SoHo store every two months or so and trying on the whole collection when I lived in Manhattan. To the team at Herve Leger SoHo, sorry-not-sorry.
Photos: William Williams