AFTER the turbulence of the past few years, this summer is overflowing with social promise and plenty of excuses to get dressed up.
“2022 is set to be one of the biggest years for weddings on record, due to delays from the pandemic lockdowns and couples not wanting to waste any more precious time before they tie the knot,” suggests Jane Reik, buying director for Joe Browns (joebrowns.co.uk).
“The search for the perfect wedding guest outfit is on, and it’s all about wearing what makes you feel confident and joyous.”
These are the key looks to have on your radar if you’re attending a wedding this year…
1. Maxi dresses
When it comes to trends, Katie Eastwood, stylist ambassador at Stitch Fix UK (stitchfix.co.uk) says you can’t discuss occasionwear without mentioning Bridgerton.
“Last year’s obsession with Regencycore isn’t going anywhere,” she says. “Look out for puff sleeves, embroidery and full