You can wear a jumpsuit

Little black dresses have been everyone’s go-to for special occasion-wear, but now there’s a new big hitter on the style agenda which will solve every wardrobe dilemma at your summer events: The jumpsuit!

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Once the reserve of the fashion brave, an all-in-one is now the savviest choice for all of us. Comfortable and stylish, it holds a similar, versatile status to a dress but elevates you to a fashion-forward look instantly. The high street is a beacon for jumpsuits this spring/summer and while many come in black or navy, there’s a new wave of colour-pop versions and pastel shades to choose from.

Wearing a jumpsuit means there’s no need to think about teaming pieces together, it’s a simple case of finding the right heel and choosing the appropriate accessories. Often, an all-in-one requires little extra detail – the cut and colour packs a punch on its own.

If you still need convincing that now’s the time to invest in a summer jumpsuit, then our round-up features a style to suit everyone…

1.Crossover sateen jumpsuit

A silky fabric gives this jumpsuit an evening spin and in chic black, it has that luxe-looking feel you’d expect from a designer piece. The key is to keep accessories simple – a sandal heel or sleek court and a delicate gold necklace or earrings is all you need.

2.Printed jumpsuit

A jumpsuit is the easiest way to look polished, while making minimal effort. This Mr Price printed jumpsuit will work with flats or heels, so you can style your new look for day or night. Your new go-to choice for any event, this on-trend one-piece is sure to be a summer sell out.

3.Crepe print jumpsuit

Make this trend work for the boardroom in this crepe print jumpsuit. The subtle print and demure neckline mean this easy-to-wear jumpsuit should be the latest addition to your office wardrobe. Team with heels and a structured bag to show you mean business.

Crop jumpsuit

Perfect for top heavy body shape, the loose cut waist will flatter a big bust and skim over your tummy for a sleek take on summer style.

Summer printed jumpsuits

Small busted ladies can rejoice as summer styles are so forgiving. Show off great arms in these River Island jumpsuits that hit just the right note for summer holidays. Team with wedges or tan sandals for a 70’s vibe that’s feminine with a twist.

Summer Printed Jumpsuits, from R379 to R879, size 6 to 16, River Island

Summer Printed Jumpsuits, from R379 to R879, size 6 to 16, River Island

 

 

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