With such glorious weather to be out and about in the UK and what a wonderful time to visit Wimbledon! The only thing that you might be questioning is what an earth to wear? As warm and lovely as it may be, the sunshine can make it tricky to find a suitable smart casual look for summer. When on-duty and expected to look the part, it can be a challenge, which is why we draw to Wimbledon, Britain’s best dressed occasion of the year for inspiration.
Wimbledon is without doubt the epitome of summer chic combining the glamour of sport and the allure of the royal family. With the unstoppable rise of athleisure , playing or watching sport has become more high profile than ever. The event and its fashion credentials have been amplified due to the avid support and following of the younger generation of royals and the tennis obsessed Middletons. Roger Federer even attended Pippa’s wedding!
Fashion icons such as Serena Williams, Pippa Middleton, Kate Middleton, Victoria Beckham and Anna Wintour continue to grace the grounds of Wimbledon all who have been named influential women in fashion in 2018.
One of the most pleasing aspects of Wimbledon is that it truly is a chic event, the notorious all-white dress code on-court teamed with the Ralph Lauren uniforms makes for visual harmony. From a fashion tip point of view white or neutral colours is a good place to start. Looking cool, calm and collected makes for a strong style statement. Why not team your favourite pair of white jeans or skirt with the soft and delicate cashmere hooded jumper? Shop yours in natural honey.
Another style staple is a colourful summer scarf worn over a light cashmere jumper, the bright colour ensures you stand out from the crowd, teamed with white jeans and pumps it makes for a centre court worthy look.
The Wimbledon look is smart but not too dressed up, enabling the dress code to be relaxed and elegant. Our third outfit comprises of an off the shoulder cowl neck teamed with jeans of your choice and pumps. Subtle, sophisticated and comfortable for walking between the courts to collect your Pimms.