This Spring, the catwalks were like walking ice cream parlours. Think of the colours of summer fruits mixed with cream and you have this season’s pastel palette. Blush pink, baby blue, lemon, peach, pistachio – the Spring catwalk look harks back to Grace Kelly and the 1950s, while looking completely modern.
Designers have taken design classics and prettied them up in pastels. A chambray shirt worn with jeans is a summer staple, but this year Stella McCartney has used chambray for patterned tops and dresses, as here:
Slip on this Stella McCartney's dress with Trisori's Cayman earrings for the perfect casual look:
Everyone needs a pretty, sleeveless Summer dress. This one, by Jonathan Saunders sums up the pastel look with its simply gorgeous blend of colours.
The subtle shading, the fitted waist, both say ‘this year’. Wear it with Trisori's Secret earring in Aqua Chalcedony for the perfect sophisticated look:
Alexander McQueen has also gone for a simple, fitted look with this beauty, in palest pink silk. It has all the simple yet glamorous perfection you'd expect from the team behind the Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding dress.
Pair this lovely dress with Trisori's Capri ring in rose quartz for a classy look:
Three looks. One casual, two smart; all styled to put you right on trend. Just think ‘a whiter shade of pale’ and you’ll be there. Now I’m off to search out something in my favourite pistachio …