Twelve ways to turn your wardrobe totally tropical

It might be rainy out, but you can bring the heat to any gathering with these bold and colourful all-over prints.
Twelve ways to turn your wardrobe totally tropical

Tropical popical: these bold and beautiful prints make for a summer statement

From palm leaves to pineapples, toucans to hibiscus flowers, `tis the season to channel those tropical island vibes. 

Granted; Irish summers tend to be more Baltic than balmy; even more reason to indulge in the prints of paradise. 

The great escape starts with the mind. Open up to a colourful and cacophonous summer. 

Looking to bring the heat? Check out our twelve ways to go tropical.

THE LOOK:

‘White Cocoa’ forest jumpsuit, Farm Rio, €220
‘White Cocoa’ forest jumpsuit, Farm Rio, €220

‘White Cocoa’ forest jumpsuit, Farm Rio, €220 

Zara, €49.95
Zara, €49.95

Printed jumpsuit, Zara, €49.95 

Zara, €49.95
Zara, €49.95

Printed top with tie waist, Zara, €49.95 

Zara, €29.95
Zara, €29.95

Crop ruffle top, Zara, €29.95 

Sézane X G.Kero ‘Rayan’ Jumpsuit, Sézane
Sézane X G.Kero ‘Rayan’ Jumpsuit, Sézane

Sézane X G.Kero ‘Rayan’ Jumpsuit, Sézane, €145 

Stine Goya, €210
Stine Goya, €210

‘Charlotte’ trousers, Stine Goya, €210 

Zalando, €135
Zalando, €135

‘Amazonia Forest’ frilled sleeves shirt, Zalando, €135 

Boden, €150
Boden, €150

‘The Silk Shirt’ - Leafy Tropics, Boden, €150 

Boden, €48
Boden, €48

Embellished toucan earrings, Boden, €48 

Zalando, €236
Zalando, €236

Farm Rio ruffle dress, Zalando, €236 

Zalando, €169.95
Zalando, €169.95

Ivko tropical bomber jacket, Zalando, €169.95 

River Island, €53
River Island, €53

Floral playsuit, River Island, €53

STYLE NOTES:

  • Pair a tropical ruffled crop top with a high waist A-line skirt and espadrille wedges.
  • Tame a tropical print with buttoned-up tailoring for a dialled down look.
  • Tackled the trend with a one-and-done style solution like a tropical print jumpsuit or dress. Just add sandals.
  • Too much? Try a low-impact earring or scarf instead.

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