Mediterranean Summer Outfit Ideas

Nothing beats a European summer… NOTHING, and this year is no different. In May I am off on my first spring/summer trip to Tuscany, one of my favourite places in the world, and this is what I’m taking with me!

Large Woven Straw Tote Bag

A straw tote bag is timeless, they are one of my favourite summer accessories and I use them until I can use them no more!

This spring &otherstories has brought out their beautiful Large Woven Straw Tote Bag, a must have for any trip to a farmers market!


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Panelled Dress With Embroidery

A long summer dress with a straight neckline and wide straps and beautiful, warm, contrast embroidery details. The smocked fabric gives lots of flexibility in use and definitely means you will have enough air in the height of summer!


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Puff Sleeve Linen Midi Dress

Another timeless piece, linen always looks good in Europe (just be wary that it creases easily!).

This linen midi dress features short puff sleeves, a ruffled hemline, a side slit and a smoked back panel, available in both white and red.


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ASOS Design Ruched Floral Chiffon Mini dress

Perfect day or night, this ASOS Design ruched chiffon mini dress has beautiful pop floral embroidery that creates the ultimate, affordable summer dress.

Light and floaty with a gorgeous tie back, this dress is sure to show off the best of your Mediterranean glow.


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Strappy Tiered Midi Dress

Imagine days walking along the Italian Coast, with a slight breeze running over your shoulders.

This sleeveless midi dress features a tiered silhouette and an open back, secured with spaghetti ties so it doesn’t slip off the shoulders. The dress is 100% cotton so comfy even in the warmest temperatures.


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Linen Blend Dress

The Linen Blend Dress from Zara is a beautiful, super affordable super dress with a stunning open back with a criss cross adjustable tie.

The waistband at the back ensures ultra comfort and the invisible fastening makes the dress seamless.


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Tagliatelle Linen Dress

Sustainability will never go out of fashion and that’s why you can be sure that your buck stretches a long way at Reformation.

The Tagliatelle Linen Dress Try is a midi length dress with a corset detailed bodice and scalloped lace neckline. It has a smocked back bodice for a little bit of stretch after an evening of too much pizza and pasta. The dress is fitted in the bodice with a relaxed fitting skirt, so you get structure and comfort all in one without overheating.


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Ilda Espadrilles

These handmade chocolate coloured espadrilles were made in Spain with laces wind around the ankle to support the foot, a smooth leather and textile exterior and a cotton and smooth leather lining for ultra comfort.


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Southwest Lace Maxi Dress

Ethereal and effortless, the Southwest Lace Maixi Dress features a beautiful V-neck silhouette with smocking at its centre and exaggerated sleeves for added shape and flare.


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Zander Linen Dress

One of my favourite Reformation dresses, perfect for days walking through Mediterranean seaside towns or sunset dinners, the Zander Linen Dress is a midi length dress with a sweetheart neckline and adjustable, spaghetti straps.

It has a smocked back bodice for a little bit of stretch. The dress is fitted in the bodice with a relaxed fitting skirt, so you get structure and comfort all in one.


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ASOS Design linen mini slip sundress

This Asos Design linen slip sundress comes in a bright, abstract flower print, made of 100% linen so it remains breathable on the warmest of days.

The open back and slim fit makes it super flattering and the adjustable cami straps gives you a perfect fit no matter what your shape.


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Strappy heeled sandals

Pink is this seasons colour and these shoes can dress up a casual outfit or be worn with a sundress without looking over dressy. The strap design and block heel means you can walk around content that your feet won’t be hurting.

The shoes come in UK sizes 2-9 so everyone can enjoy a pair!


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Desiree Linen Dress

The sought after Desiree Linen Dress has a fitted bodice with adjustable tie straps, and a slightly relaxed skirt making it comfortable for both day and night use. It features a smocked back bodice to provide some stretch, it teams up perfectly with block colour sandals and the straw tote bag!

Adjustable straps offer the perfect fit and the ruffle edge neckline adds a girly flare to the top of the dress.


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Combined Perforated Embroidery Dress

You can always rely on Zara for good quality, affordable fashion and this Combined Perforated Embroidery Dress is a staple summer piece, and the long sleeves are perfect for those wanted to protect themselves from the sun whilst not suffocating the skin.

The elastic waistband gives a little give for those unsure of what size to buy. The dress comes with a lined interior, ruffled hem and the front fastens with contrast buttons.


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Santa Maria Maxi Dress

This femme beachy maxi dress would be the perfect piece for sunset on the beach thanks to its dramatic tiered skirt, crochet lace insets and a drawstring waist.

The flowy fit lets the breeze bellow through, making it comfortable for entire day use.


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Veja V-10 Suede Sneakers

Yellow, lilac and pink Veja V-10 sneakers with a suede upper part, perforated details and contrasting accents with the signature “V” in leather on the side and a rubber sole for comfort.


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