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BEAT THE HEAT IN A GINGHAM DRESS

Gingham: could there be a more heatwave-ready print? It's been our go-to for sticky summer days for a long time now – and luckily, Dorothy’s favourite motif is still a huge trend for SS19 (and probably will also be for 2020 – but more on that later). Although these days it’s available on everything from swimsuits to blazers, we still think a good auld fashioned dress is the best way to get checked out (lol). Let us show you what we mean...
A street style picture of a gingham dress | ASOS Style Feed

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Seen at

Did anyone else’s jaws drop to the ground when they saw Jacquemus’s recent Spring/Summer 2020 show? Not only was it set in the stunning surroundings of Provence’s lavender fields, the collection on display was a mouth-watering mix of oversized tailoring, utility-inspired separates and dreamy dresses. (AKA everything our wardrobe wants and needs and wants RN). One of the highlights was this floor-skimming pink gingham beauty, styled with just one beaded statement earring. As well as being gobsmackingly gorgeous, this one makes a strong case for dresses so floaty they create a nice breeze as you walk. A seriously good look and your own personal air-con system in one? Win.

Jacquemus spring summer 2020 | ASOS Style Feed

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Standard fashion cities like London and Paris may be where we usually go for street style, but we also enjoy a browse through the pavement photos from other fashion weeks. Like Barcelona, for e.g., where we spotted this ludicrously good getup. Giving us all the summer-dressing inspo we need right now, this street styler pairs her gingham frock with espadrilles, skinny shades and gold chains. The result? A heatwave-ready ensemble we’ll be rocking from work to play.
Mango gingham dress | ASOS Style Feed

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Try it on

To have a gingham moment of your own, there’s plenty of options to suit every style. This cute pink Mango number is giving us the Jacquemus feels; pair it with espadrilles, trainers or techy sandals. And there you have it: a look that will have you navigating the oven-like bus, sunny pavements and sweaty beer-garden in style. Take that, heatwave!

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