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When the lights go down in the city, but the heat is still up, these are the going-out pieces you’ll want to turn to. The Summer 2017 runways brought out alluring styles with hints of colour from soft hues to bold brights. Top silhouettes included shoulder-baring styles and so many iterations of the statement sleeve. Among all the shows that left us breathless, we picked out our favourites. Temperley showcased a cool and fresh take on shine. Dreamy unicorn colours were used in an irresistible grown-up way. We saw sequins in sorbet tones decorating dresses and jumpsuits. The magical collection really played up the nightlife look, setting an upbeat tone for the season. Balmain and Saint Laurent presented drool-worthy metallics, convincing us sparkle isn’t just made for holidays.
Whether your plans involve happy hour, a romantic dinner, or dancing all night, these outfit ideas may come in handy. Take a hint from the runways and read ahead for our edit of the top trending styles.
Turn heads in this dazzling pink metallic skirt by Glamorous. In eye-catching high shine fabric, this A-line mini style is finished with a flattering high waist. Team with a bandeau top and platforms for party fun. 100% Polyurethane. Hand wash only.
Combined design, Metallic appliqué, Tassel detail, Cuff fastening
Heels by ASOS Collection, Textile upper, Ankle-strap fastening, Sequin embellishment, Sharp point toe, Block high heel, Wipe with a damp sponge, 100% Textile Upper. Score a wardrobe win no matter the dress code with our ASOS Collection own-label collection. From polished prom to the after party, our London-based design team scour the globe to nail your new-season fashion goals with need-right-now dresses, outerwear, shoes and denim in the coolest shapes and fits.
Dolce & Gabbana's strapless cocktail dress is saturated with glamour thanks to thousands of gold and silver sequins that shimmer with movement.;100% polyester,sequined
Embellished throughout in lengthy purple sequins and tiny beads, this Elie Saab gown is a vision in its pastel colourway. Featuring cross-back straps and a fitted bodice, the fluted maxi skirt traces down to a floor-sweeping hem. Partner with stilettos and an up-do. Colour: Turquoise Cross-back straps Sleeveless Block trims Linear sequins and beading Fluted maxi skirt Reverse zip fastening 64% viscose, 32% acetate, 3% elastane Dry clean
Embossed design, Two-tone, Cuff fastening
A head-turning piece, Temperley London's Fairy Queen Jumpsuit comes with playful yet show stopping glamour. Detailed with waves of shimmering, rainbow hued sequins, this relaxed style falls fluidly over the body in a wide leg silhouette with a v-neckline, softly styled short sleeves and dazzles with every step. Consider it an unexpected alternative to evening dresses, completing the look with a pair of high heels. Styled with: Saint Laurent Monogramme Small Tassel Shoulder Bag, Valentino Rockstud Open Strap Heels. Product code: 67430 • Rainbow coloured sequins on viscose • Centre-front, top button closure • 100% viscose • Dry clean Style number: 17UFQN51154
Flowy fabric, Satin finish, Metallic finish, Thin straps
Beautifully crafted from leather with a shiny metallic finish, the Venice Pouch comes in sleek bright green, finished with a large scale paperclip hardware attachment and the Orb stud in iridescent rainbow metal. Shown here with: Virginia Midi Dress Off White and Black Animal Cuff Boots H 26cm x W 26cm Composition: 100% Leather Details: One internal patch pocket Pink Squiggle lining Handle measures 19cm at maximum length
Totally retro. This Ray-Ban look has been worn by legendary musicians and is inspired by the 1960s counter-culture when this style first originated. These iconic sunglasses are known for their defined round crystal lenses and distinct shape. A curved brow bar, adjustable nose pads, and thin metal temples with plastic end tips rest comfortably behind the ears. UV filter: 100%
Alice + Olivia's tulle mini skirt is embellished with a multitude of lustrous black feathers. Lined in chiffon, this mid-weight piece sits at the natural waist, highlighting the narrowest part of your silhouette. Mix textures by styling it with a silk blouse and glossy boots.
The name "Maeve" references a purple flower, a Greek goddess and a famously beautiful Irish warrior queen. In light of these inspirations, it's no surprise that their collection is structured yet delicate, a representation of beauty and strength at once. Each Maeve design is refined, flattering and - best of all - exclusively ours. By Maeve Polyester Back zip Machine wash Imported 66cm L
Part of Needle & Thread's anticipated bridal collection, this ethereal gown is a stunning choice for weddings and special events. It's cut from ombré ivory and pastel-pink tulle and intricately embroidered and embellished with beads, sequins and light-catching crystals to form a floral pattern. Slip the matching cape over the top for garden ceremonies.
High-shine metallic accents" are key to Michael Kors Collection's Resort '17 lineup. These gold 'Brianna' mules have wide crossover straps punctuated with polished dome studs and grommets. The angled block heel creates a cool play on proportion.
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Green embellished dress from Vivetta. Size: 38. Gender: Female. Material: Polyester/Acetate/Cupro.
White silk V-neck jumpsuit from Alice+Olivia. Size: 8. Gender: Female. Material: Silk/Nylon/Polyester/Spandex/Elastane.
On this textured treat in ultra-luxe mesh, feminine florals created by ribbon are applied to the scalloped hemline. Spaghetti shoulder straps drop to a sculpted neckline that structures a fitted bust. The cropped lining flatteringly highlights the midi length and rear split. Designed to skim the body.
The beautifully on trend Harris Metallic Skirt is a must have wardrobe piece to see you through the next season. The beautiful metallic fabric has an asymmetric cut, allowing the skirt to move effortlessly. Nipping you in at the waist beautifully makes for an enviable silhouette. Skirt measures 110cm from waist to hem. Height of model shown: 5ft 9inches/175cm. Model wears: UK size 8 High-Low Main : Polyester 100% Machine Wash 30°C
Twirl your way into summer in the bold yellow Holland dress. Crafted out of satin with a hammered finish, it has a full skirt, adjustable spaghetti straps and twisted shoulder detailing and a concealed zip fastening. Designed to be slim fitting through the bust and waist with a full skirt.
Sparkle in this golden cold-shoulder culotte jumpsuit by Rare. Boasting a wrap plunge front and cinched waist, team with ribbon tie heels for a charming look. 95% Polyester, 5% Elastane. Hand wash only.
Metallic grey one shoulder gown from Gianluca Capannolo. Size: 42. Gender: Female. Material: Polyester/Triacetate.
Add a quirky touch to your footwear with these unique textile block heel sandals in pink, featuring statement tassel detail to the straps. Heel height is approximately 4". 100% Textile. Specialist clean only.
Hoop pendant, Metallic finish, Cuff fastening
Green Sequin Front Bodycon Dress Prepare to get your sparkle on this party season with this bodycon dress featuring super shiny sequins and delicate tie neck design you are sure to turn some heads this season Wear with some killer heels and clutch ready to hit the town Length approx 82cm 32 Based on a sample size UK 8 Model wears size UK 8 EU 36 AUS 8 US 4Back zip up
We're in love with this hand embellished top by Lace & Beads. In pastel pink mesh, this lined top is adorned with gorgeous diamante and sequin flowers. 100% Polyester. Hand wash only.
Many designers have looked to the iconic '90s slip dress for design inspiration this season - Michelle Mason included. This olive silk-satin gown has a sleek diamond-shaped cutout at the waist and fastens at the back with delicate crossover ties. Keep accessories minimal to really show it off.
Crafted in sterling silver, the Dustin Ring is constructed by five interlocking rings, detailed with encrusted glistering cubic zirconia and white enamel, finished with the Vivienne Westwood signature logo. XS Composition: Sterling Silver Details: Ring height: 1.3cm
Sisters Nicky and Simone Zimmerman incorporate their resort and beachwear with a strong bohemian undertone. Cover up for the beach party with this soft blue floral playsuit, crafted from subtly crinkled chiffon with a tie waist and soft ruffle edging. Frame the look with neutral sandals and a raffia clutch. Blue floral tie neck playsuit. Crinkle chiffon. Antiqued gold-tone hardware. Thread tassels. Crepe de Chine lining. Split V neckline. Loophole button fastenings at centre front. Long tie neck fastenings. Long sleeves. Sheer. Ruffled overlay at top and sleeves. Gold-tone metal beads. Elasticated waistband. Ruffle trim shorts. Lined body. 100% silk. Lining: 100% polyester. Dry clean only. Made in China. Model is 5'10"" and wears a UK 8. Cut for a loose shape with a gathered waist. Falls to the mid-thigh. Fits true to size. Inside leg: 6.5cm/2.5in.
Designed in Stockholm. Sophisticated sunglasses covered by brushed metal all the way from temple to frame. Grey-tone lenses 100% UV protection Lens category 3: intensive sunshine Product ID: 0492186002 Materials: 100% Metal
Crafted from an exquisitely sumptuous blend of bamboo yarns and silk, the Velvet Animal Skirt has been impeccably tailored in Westwood’s signature asymmetric cut, taking inspiration from the early ‘70s looks. Seeped in crushed velvet in iridescent orange hues, this midi-length skirt is designed with a high waist and asymmetric draping elements that enhance the feminine silhouette. Shown here with: Piano Shirt Black and Black Animal Cuff Boots 40 Composition: 82% Bamboo, 18% Silk Details: Button and concealed zip side fastening Side vents Asymmetric draping Asymmetric hemline Logo white satin lining
Decorative straps, Cropped design, Crossed style, Metallic, Shiny finish, Thin straps, Strap fastening
Prada's sandals have been made in Italy from smooth black suede. Set on a vertiginous stiletto heel, this pair has three precision-cut straps that are strategically placed to flatter your foot. Keep them in focus with high hemlines.
Halston Heritage pastel orange dress - Sequined silk - Fully lined - Slips on - 100% silk; lining: 100% polyester - Spot clean - Fits true to size, take your normal size - Cut for a slightly loose fit - Mid-weight, non-stretchy fabric - Model is 175cm/ 5'9 and is wearing a US 2 -Halston Heritage re-imagines classic designs from the Halston archives, offering a contemporary take on Studio 54 glamour. Give your evening looks a hit of '70s-inspired cool with the label's colorful gowns, sequined pants and sleek jumpsuits.
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Blush nude silk Liquid camisole from VOZ.
An ultra feminine and romantic take on a traditional style, Temperley London's Stardust Jumpsuit is a standout piece from the collection. Cut from shimmering, hand sewn sequined fabric, this style with its beautifully flounced bodice and wide leg silhouette provides a glamorous yet relaxed contemporary piece for the evening. Wear with sky high heels to make a head turning statement at your next event. Styled with: Valentino Lock Medium Shoulder Bag. Product code: 64028 • Blossom pink viscose with hand sewn sequins • Centre-back concealed zip fastening • 100% viscose • Dry clean Style number: 17S97851608
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Sporting a timeless A-line shape, this pleated metallic skirt from Gucci finds the Italian label bringing a shimmering sense of glamour to a traditional design. Constructed from a luxurious leather, this midi skirt has a structured high rise waistband secured by a concealed zip fastening at the side, making for a striking silhouette. The metallic sheen makes for a striking detail and allows this classic Gucci skirt design to stand out from the crowd. Size: 36. Color: Pink/purple. Gender: Female. Material: Silk/Leather.
Gucci's shoulder bag is deceptively spacious - the canvas-lined interior will fit your cellphone, wallet and keys. It has been made in Italy from textured-leather in a versatile sand colorway that's new for the season. The tasseled zip and interlocking 'GG' logo are 'Soho' collection signatures.
Our Kitty skirt is simultaneously elegant and statement. A fitted waist flares to fluid metallic raspberry pleats that fall to midi length. Layer a slim fit knit and add a clutch for a sleek day to night look. · Metallic pleated style · Fitted waist · Length (waist to hem) 76cm. Colour: Pink EAN: 5053867287843 Product Key: 00902398158 Composition: 100% Polyester Wash care: Dry Clean
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Gold leather Maureen heeled mules from Malone Souliers. Size: 40.5. Color: Metallic. Gender: Female.
Skirts are the statement separate in every wardrobe This season it's all about having fun with your hemline. Mix it up in minis, midis and maxis or go matchy-matchy and co-ordinate with a crop top. Push the boundaries in pleated pastels and fondant shade full circle styles, updating with a holographic clutch for a cool colour clash. Flirt with the skirt for your favourite every day and evening ensembles.
Successful stylist and editor Tabitha Simmons turned her heels to footwear design in 2009, with each pair boasting an impeccable handmade construction. These black Leticia sandals are a treat for your feet with a perforated flower pattern that reveals flashes of metallic silver underneath. Fasten with a romantic midi dress to conquer any social engagement. Black leather block heel sandals. Floral perforated black and silver leather. Smooth leather linings with sheen. Silver-tone hardware. Crossover ankle straps. Scalloped edges. Adjustable. Buckle strap fastenings. Open toes. Squared off block heels. Storage bag included. 100% calf leather. Wipe clean with a soft cloth. Handmade in Italy. Heel height: 9cm/3.5in. Italian/European sizing. Fit true to size.
Rose Gold Sequin Chain Choker Mini DressHave the dress of the season with this sequin must have Featuring a daring drape neck and backline completed with a silver chaining choker detail Style with strappy heels and a matching clutch to complete the ultimate look Length approx 89cm 35 Based on a sample size UK 8 Model wears size UK 8 EU 36 AUS 8 US 4Model Height 5ft 8
Tapping two of the season's biggest fabric and color trends, Aquazzura's 'Powder Puff' pumps are made from plush velvet in a dusty antique-rose hue. This point-toe pair is finished with oversized pompom embellishments that move with every step. They work just as well with evening dresses as they do with cropped denim at the weekend.
A standout piece on the runway, Temperley London's Fairy Queen Jumpsuit comes with playful yet show stopping glamour. Detailed with waves of shimmering, gold hued sequins, this relaxed style falls fluidly over the body in a wide leg silhouette with a v-neckline, softly styled short sleeves and dazzles with every step. Consider it an unexpected alternative to evening dresses, completing the look with a pair of high heels. Styled with: Valentino Rockstud Open Strap Heels, Valentino Rockstud Leather Flap Bag. Product code: 67684 • Gold mix sequins on viscose • Centre-front, top button closure • 100% viscose • Dry clean Style number: 17UFQN51154
The interlocking 'GG' hardware on Gucci's bag is inspired by a '70s belt buckle from the brand's archives. This quilted leather style has a suede-lined interior spacious enough to carry a compact, wallet and keys. Wear yours cross-body by the chain-trimmed shoulder strap.
Hervé Léger's 'Zhenya' gown is cut from the label's signature bandage. This rose gold style has décolletage-framing cutouts and curved panels that create a flattering hourglass effect. We love how the fluid ribbed-knit skirt moves gracefully and catches the light as you step.
Givenchy's T-shirt is cut in the brand's oversized 'Columbian' fit - leave it loose over jeans or pants to emphasize the elongated proportions. It's made from soft cotton-jersey printed with the house's moniker and peppered with distressed cutouts.
Needle & Thread's 'Whisper' dress is densely embroidered with florals that draw inspiration from Victorian whitework fabric. Made from chiffon and layers of frothy tulle, this blush style has a sweetheart neckline that is outlined in wispy ruffles. It's trimmed with the label's signature grosgrain waistband and has adjustable straps.