Fashionably ‘Hot’: What to wear this summer

Shun the shade. Rival the sun with these hot wardrobe choices

Print passion

What: With maximalism growing in popularity, sport prints from head to toe.
Who: LimeRoad
Why: Everything from rainbow stripes to the Criss-Cross Back Plunge Neck Dress, and the pocket detail floral maxi dress, it’s well within your reach and will help you hit all the right spots this summer.

Liquid hues

What: Let the ocean be your inspiration
Who: Ocean Blue by House Of Sunil Mehra
Why: The hues exude a charming and calming feel, featured in formal and ethnic wear, along with the menswear essential accessories, shoes and blazers.

Metal mettle

What: Hammered textured gold plated brass jewellery—to give the sun competition!
Who: JQ Collection by Ayesha Accessories
Why: Curated for the modern, self-confident woman, these casual luxury accessories have been handcrafted using age-old Indian metal smiting techniques. The results are pretty sensational.

Chic choices

What: Indo-Western style solutions
Who: Bonheur – Pinessaa by Neha and Shivangi
Why: These easy breezy outfits in breathable textures blend traditional Indian textiles with art forms. Intricate handwork, sublime palette of colours and trendy fusion silhouettes, make them an easy addition to your wardrobe.

Chikan for the summer soul

What: Breathable yet dreamy ensembles, from lehengas, to saris, anarkalis and more
Who: The new Chikankari collection by Talking Threads
Why: With classic aesthetics and on-trend colours, this hand-embroidered Chikan collection is elegant and gorgeous. The pastel hues on these otherwise elaborate outfits are a summery delight.

Polo spirit

What: Colours, big letters and geometric patterns: the ’80s return with style in the new Spring/Summer collection.
Who: La Martina
Why: The ensembles blur the line between business and leisure, classic and sporty, passing through different generations with ease and minimal effort. Channel your inner charming polo champion!

Cool impression

What: A blend of comfortable fabrics and quirky looks, the collection includes everything from quad set to semi-formal dresses and from jumpsuits to maxi dresses.
Who: Forbidden-the Atelier by Priya Jadav
Why: Ideal for the working woman who still likes to stay in touch with her fun side, you can indulge yourself with subtle sequins and even dresses with side cuts. As easy as slipping on leggings, it’s loads more stylish of course.

Sustainable style

What: Launched with a vision for a sustainable fashion future, the collection unites modern romantic designs while every piece is made from a sustainably-sourced material, such as 100% organic cotton, Tencel or recycled polyester.
Who: H&M Conscious Collection
Why: With feminine, easy-going silhouettes, dreamy floral prints and separates that can easily be mixed and matched, it shows how style and sustainability can work together. The colour palette of earthy tones, blush pink and white is no less than a walk in a summer garden.

Happy feet

What: The Spring Summer 2019 collection features elegant stretch straps and a Croslite foam foundation for all-day comfort and true style versatility.
Who: Crocs Serena collection
Why: Better than bare (feet), this fabulously feminine treat, available in different hues and styles, is the perfect choice for vacation getaways, relaxing weekends and evenings out with friends.

Metallic magic

What: The novel trend of metallic is the ongoing style of the fashion season
Who: Splash metallic skirts
Why: Metallic can alter your entire outfit by adding shine to your look both at work and after-work. Besides adding glam to the entire outfit, it also adds a trace of boldness and confidence to your personality.