Ibiza Style: Summer of Love
BY LIZZIE, WOMENSWEAR EDITOR ON 17 MAY 2013 11:57 WOMEN'S FASHIONCOMMENTS
While the sunshine may be hiding here in England, one place we know it always shines is the party isle of Ibiza. Sun, sea, sand and stylish beach babes (male and female) – what’s not love? Whether you’re a seasoned regular or a Pacha novice, take a sneak peek of our Ibiza-inspired collections, enough to get you style high and destined for the dancefloor…
From maxi dresses to sexy bikinis and the brightest summer accessories, add a spot of fun to your wardrobe with our pick of the best Ibiza-inspired summer styles. Classic must-haves include lots of bikinis – add kaftans and a few pairs of denim hotpants for when you leave the beach and head to the bar.
Our fabulous swimwear pieces are reminiscent of the island, allowing you to channel that aforementioned beach babe. From sexy snakeskin to vibrant tones, the Butterfly by Matthew Williamson swimwear range is set to send temperatures sky high.
Whether you’re a vintage lover, a hippy honey or a dancing queen, there’s an Ibiza-perfect look for you in our latest holiday-destined collections, particularly with our wide range of gorgeous maxi dresses – a simple summer must-have. Either throw on over your swimsuit, or glam up with a few statement accessories for the ultimate Ibiza evening look. We love the Butterfly by Matthew Williamson options (below), with the floating blue/green number great for the day – and the snakeskin number sexy for night.
When it comes to summer style, it’s all about the accessories, with ‘beautiful’ and ‘colourful’ essential ingredients for Ibizan style. Designer favourites such as H! by Henry Holland, Butterfly by Matthew Williamson and Star by Julien Macdonald certainly got the memo, judging my the accessories below.
(Above images: Butterfly by Matthew Williamson bangle set, Butterfly by Matthew Williamson necklace and hoop earring set, H! by Henry Holland blue sandals, Butterfly by Matthew Williamson peach sandals, Butterfly by Matthew Williamson purple platform sandals and Star by Julien Macdonald sunglasses)
And, for the days where you head into the countryside or explore the markets in Ibiza old-town, be sure to carry off envious style with a vibrant tote or tassled satchel (as seen below) – the epitome of hippie chic.
Indeed, whether you’re a boho princess, sun-kissed beach babe or club-bound dancing queen, for spot-on Ibiza style, you should definitely be destined for Debenhams…