BAGGINS TREND WATCH: SIZZLIN' SUMMER STYLES 2018
Let's kick things off with a summer staple that's ready to wow, the Vans Platform Espadrille! Easy to dress up or down these kicks are a great way to step up any summer outfit and give your wardrobe a lift. Available in a classic black and an off-white colour blissfully named 'marshmellow', this silhouette is ready to elevate any campfire look. Get ready to reach new heights and upgrade your style this summer with Vans!
Coming in at the number two spot, are a handful of bespeckled Converse which arrived right on the dot for summer. Chic in appearance the Converse One Star Platform will have you signing on the dotted line in addition to looking fly. If you're feeling especially dotty, why not try the Converse Polka Dot low top complete with neon orange dots. Neon not your thing? Opt for a more classic white and black look with the Converse Polka Dot high top. This summer style will surely get you spotted on the best dressed list at your next get together.
These next summer styles are sure to be winners with those who are always on the go. If you're looking for bag ready for adventure, consider the ergonomic Vans Ward Cross Body Pack. Get decked out and checked out in this red checkerboard pack that is not only user friendly but hip too. Scale it down with a more compact option with the Herschel Fifteen Hydrangea, a beautiful jewel tone fanny pack. Wear this versatile pouch around your waist or over your shoulder for optimal cool points!
Wire and coloured frames are so in this summer and we absolutely love it! Try the Vans Fly South aviators, an iconic silhouette to ease into the wire frame realm. In a roundabout way the Vans Circle of Life shades are retro and groovy with their rainbow lenses. Channel your inner Sally Jesse with the Vans Piper red frames for a style that will surely evoke a 90s throwback. Are you ready to tap into these trends and rock these summer styles with confidence? Get it girl!
Combat baby! Lace up your boot straps and get ready to have a bad ass summer in the Dr. Martens 1914 boot! These 14 hole beauts pair perfectly with denim in addition to all your cute summer dresses! If lacing isn't your thing, why not try the Jadon boot to really heighten your summer rebel look. Although, clunky in appearance these platform boots have a side zipper for easy on, easy off access! No need to revolt if neither of these are up your alley. Spice up your summer attire with a twist on the old classic with the 1460 Navy boot and consequently beat any summer time blues. Baggins Pro-tip: Pair with chunky white crew socks like the Stance Icon for a ultimate throwback vibe!
Bright, beautiful colours are paving the way from the runways to our closets this summer! Get ready to dive deep into purple in the Vans Old Skool Petunia, a silhouette that shows absolutely no sign of slowing down in popularity. Another trending colour that will have you thinking orange really is the new black is found on the Vans Sk8 Hi Flame. These tangerine dreams have signature Vans features we know and love like the reinforced suede toecap and waffle outsole. Your aura doesn't have to be purple to know that the Vans UltraRange Diffused Orchid are going to take you places this summer. With a breathable mesh upper, this sneaker will keep you cool while looking fabulous no matter where the sun takes you.
There you have it folks, six great summer styles to keep you on trend this summer! Stay tuned for more fashion tips, artist collaborations and staff features in upcoming blogs!
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