Blog — Spring’s Top Trends
The 10 key fashions you need for spring 2018
You might still be cosy-ing up in jumpers and boots, but isn’t it really time to start thinking about stepping out for spring.
Get ahead with our top picks from the best trends for spring 2018 from around our stores at Ayr Central – from round bags and wide leg chinos to slogan tees and the floral dress. And if you don’t want to be dropping a fortune, choosing a couple of key pieces and mixing them with what’s already in your closet is one way to a low-cost update to your spring style.
Our pick of the key 10 pieces that will freshen your look ready for spring…
1. The Trench Coat
Trench Coat: Primark
From checks and pastels, the classic trench with a trendy new twist is the favourite spring coat.
2. Slogan Tee
Slogan Tee: H&M
Our stores are full of slogans to choose from, but this trend isn’t just for youngsters if you stay away from anything too risqué. Although, it could be the perfect way to get something off your chest?
3. The Cricket Jumper
Cricket Sweater: Next
This popular knitted jumper is no longer just for the sports field. Take this sporty trend, team with straight-leg trousers and classic white trainers for a sunshine update.
4. The Flared Sleeve Blouse
Flared Sleeve Shirt: New Look
The top tip with a statement sleeve is to keep the rest of your outfit oh so simple – so wear with a slim fit bottoms so you don’t look wide all over.
5. The Double Breasted Blazer
Double Breasted Check Blazer: Topshop
Forget the single breast jacket, it’s all about the double this spring. An on-trend pastel or checked version will add a smart relaxed vibe to your downtime.
6. The Floral Dress
Lemon Floral Print Dress: Debenhams
A bolder floral dress is super-flattering, will cover wobbly bits, nips in the waist and should show just the right amount of leg.
7. The Soft Suit
Yellow Soft Suit: River Island
A soft suit is the new going-out style choice, it’s super-versatile and can be worn as a punchy two piece or broken up with separates for added versatility.
8. The Wide Leg Chinos
Wide Leg Belted Chino: Topshop
Chinos, no longer just for boys, are for the girls this season. Just be sure to keep in feminine and show off your waist by tucking in a fresh shirt or that talking slogan tee.
9. The Kitten Heel
Sling Back Kitten Heels: New Look
Backless or sling back kittens won’t cut off your legs so can be worn with anything from wide trousers to a full skirt. Pretty and practical, they should be your comfortable spring footwear of choice. Buy them in yellow, it’s the season’s hottest hue.
10. The Circle Bag
Green Circle Bag: Debenhams
Move over box bags, there’s a new shape in town, We’re referring of course, to the round handbag, it’s a classic in the making, if you make sure you pick a paired back style.