High-low maxi dress, €33 at River Island

Maxi dresses get a bad rap. In fact – and this is in the interest of full disclosure – they have been robustly derided by this very journalist on thes(...)

Printed jacket (€69), vest (€36), skirt (€34), clutch (€31) from Next.

There’s an old adage that says, “ne’er cast a clout till May be out”. In layman’s terms, it means not to start shedding your layers until June (...)

Above, left to right: Above, bandeau bikini top (€7), joggers (€17), bag (€9), sandals (€13), rings (€5), bracelets (€5), all at Penneys;  blazer (€69), tapered trousers (€41), check blouse (€33), sandals (€43), all at Next; geo-print wide-legged trousers (£40), at Asos.com

For a long time (sartorially speaking, “a long time” can mean four fashion seasons, which is the equivalent of six months in real time), women’(...)