As today marks the birth date of the iconic Marilyn Monroe, we’re taking style cues from her best summer looks.
STRIPES ARE IN
Sartorial Situation: A casual summer’s day
Marilyn’s Style Tip: Liquorice lines are sure to make a statement, try a jersey dress and tie the look together with a skinny belt.
BARDOT CUTS ARE YOUR EVENINGWEAR STAPLES
Sartorial Situation: An extra special occasion
Marilyn’s Style Tip: Bardot cuts supply a fresh take on the LBD. Don’t forget to accessorise with an intricate necklace and strapped heels.
ADD A TOUCH OF LACE
Sartorial Situation: A transitional look
Marilyn’s Style Tip: Draw inspiration from nightwear with lace trims for a hint of feminine elegance.
RED IS THE COLOUR OF THE SUMMER
Sartorial Situation: Summer nights
Marilyn’s Style Tip: Try tonal dressing for a striking scarlet look.
MAKE A SPLASH IN A STATEMENT TWO PIECE
Sartorial Situation: Poolside
Marilyn’s Style Tip: Accessorise your two piece with a matching headscarf and pair of wedges for a look that exudes elegance.
GHILLIES ARE THE GO-TO SHOE
Sartorial Situation: Picnic time
Marilyn’s Style Tip: Uplift your warm weather day look with a pair of ghillies, this season’s must-have shoe.
CREATE DRAMA WITH A SIDE SPLIT
Sartorial Situation: Night out with the girls
Marilyn’s Style Tip: Nothing says show-stopper quite like a side-split maxi dress.
AND OF COURSE, IT’S ALL IN THE ACCESSORIES
Sartorial Situation: Everywhere!
Marilyn’s Style Tip: This summer it’s all about accessorising your look, after all, diamonds are a girl’s best friend.
Publication New Look