None of us can predict the weather! The irony of planning for a special occasion only to have the temperature turn on you at the last moment can be daunting, even for the best of us. But don’t fret, we have the perfect solution. Here are five items to keep close when you have a big event and aren’t quite sure what to expect from the weather…
A trendy take on the classic blazer, this show-stopper ‘living coral’ cape jacket will ensure a classic look while offering a trendy edge to your outfit. Let’s not forget protecting you from the wind, sun and rain in sophisticated glam.
Every woman should have these in abundance. In any shape, pattern and colour, the pashmina shawl accentuates even the simplest of outfits while providing cover from the elements. We love this mustard style from Foschini.
Carlee Tropical Kimono
The elegant draping of the Kimono allows for flexibility without overpowering an outfit. An effortless piece to wear in any kind of weather.
Leather Slip-On’s with Methacrylate Heel
Comfort & functionality are the buzzwords of the season. These burnt orange slip-on’s are the perfect weather friendly shoes that will have you dancing at your event from sunset to sunrise in total comfort and style! It’s an added bonus that these won’t sink into the ground!
Watercolour Print Compact Umbrella
Nothing says queen like an umbrella. With its multi-use in sun and rain, the floral compact canopy is the prefect accessory for any occasion. Small enough to fit in a purse, it promises all the functionality of an averaged size umbrella without the hassle.
By woman&home Fashion Intern Sabelo Mthethwa
Passionate digital editor, social media manager and journalist. She gets excited about new trends in the digital industry and as a career-obsessed young woman, she is always ready to learn something new. To take a break from digital, she loves reading hard copy books and magazines. If she’s not working, you’ll find her in a yoga class or running a half marathon. And afterwards with a glass of champagne, of course.