Louis Vuitton, Lanvin and 3.1 Philip Lim were all about the pretty pastels. Team with clashing brights or neutrals (black, navy, grey) to keep things from looking too saccharine.
Toughen up the sweetness of a pastel blouse by choosing one with leather accents.
Take a pastel blazer and add a pencil skirt and silk blouse for the office. Swap the skirt with skinny jeans for after work drinks.
Coloured denim is a great buy – these come in a range of soft colours.
The neon adds a sporty vibe to a pretty lace dress and makes it a touch less girly.
Print denim is two trends – pastel and animal print – in one item.
Contrast the gentleness of a silk blouse by wearing it with a statement leather skirt.
Team a cropped cardi with skinny jeans and wedges for day and dress up for evening with statement jewellery and cropped trousers.
Will you be wearing pastels this Summer?