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What to Wear in Summer

Sunny days and lighter nights have well and truly arrived. But what to wear in summer, after months of layering and covering up to beat the chill? Look no further than Karen Millen’s summer outfit guide, offering elevated outfit inspiration for a plethora of summer plans: casual days out, wedding guest days, office days, holidays, and beyond.

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Casual Summer Outfits

Whether heading to the beach, for a picnic, or for a summer walk, casual summer outfits are a wardrobe essential. From relaxed fit, flowing dresses made from breathable fabrics, to playsuits perfect for active days, to shorts and strappy tops, our range of summer outfits is guaranteed to elevate your casual summer looks.

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Summer Wedding Guest Outfits

It is wedding season, after all. With sunny weather comes an influx of invitations, and it may be time to refresh your summer-approved occasion wear. Browse statement appliques, understated yet impactful designs, and universally flattering silhouettes that are certain to draw compliments. Style simply with a clutch bag, fascinator, and strappy heels for timeless glamour no matter the temperature.

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Mother of the Bride Summer Outfits

If your role in an upcoming wedding is a little more high profile than that of a guest, browse our mother of the bride dresses. Designed to fill you with confidence that lasts all day - and all night - our mother of the bride dresses go seamlessly from ceremony to reception, and are perfect for hot days with their flowing fits and short sleeves.

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Summer Work Outfits

It can be difficult to find office appropriate looks that are also sunshine appropriate. With a pair of tailored shorts, lightweight dresses, and a range of staple tops that can be layered when the weather turns again, our summer office outfits will see you seamlessly from commute to board meeting.

Be sure to browse our full breakdown of summer office outfits by clicking here.

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Plus Size Summer Outfits

At Karen Millen, we believe in accentuating and complementing, not covering and concealing. Our plus size summer looks reflect this, with their ultra flattering cuts and flowing designs. From skirts to blouses to dresses, whether you’re jetting off or keeping things casual this summer, Karen Millen is armed with a plethora of summer staples to keep reaching for, designed for all figures.

Read our full post about plus size summer outfits here.
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Catching rays? Our range of beachwear is ideal for throwing over swimwear to create an instantly impactful outfit, whether you’re sauntering to the pool bar or stepping out onto city streets. From flowing beach dresses to statement trousers, a suitcase filled with Karen Millen beachwear guarantees a glamorous holiday.

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If taking a dip, be filled with confidence in a Karen Millen bikini or swimsuit. With designs that support and accentuate, our swimwear is designed to make a statement. Flawless poolside pictures are a guarantee, and you are certain to catch eyes from the beach to the pool side.

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