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Spring Summer Trends 2012: Five Trends To Try

Spring summer 2012 trend: Sporty Chic

 

Spring summer 2012 trend: Sporty Chic

Casual just got sporty - the dressed down look is bang on trend. Hurray we hear you cry.

That's right, making a style statement is as easy as donning your sportswear - but before you rush to put on your gym gear, here's what we're talking about - sporty chic casuals with plenty of colour and soft fabrics. 
LA is where sporty chic was born baby © River Island
LA is where sporty chic was born baby © River Island
Los Angeles is where sporty chic all began, so pay homage to Californian casual with this cute print T from River Island. Los Angeles tank top, £15.00, available from River Island.
Casual Colour © River Island
Casual Colour © River Island
These coral jeans are casually colourful and will look rad when teamed with a loose fitting T and some high-tops, utterly summery. Coral jeans, £20.00, available from River Island

 
Who said casual meant flats? © Asos
Who said casual meant flats? © Asos
These wedge trainer shoes from ARK are a fashionista must for spring summer 2012, they're trying so hard not to try hard, that we can't help but want them. Whoever said casual meant flats? ARK wedges, £85.00, available from ASOS. 
Cute satchel © Aldo
Cute satchel © Aldo
Bag love alert. It's neon, it's bright and it's loud. We wanty. This will add a sports luxe edge to any outfit. Get yours from Aldo quick. Satchel bag, £36.00, available from Aldo. 


Sporty little number © New Look
Sporty little number © New Look
A racer top like this is perfect for embracing a casual look - team with pretty much anything to dress it down  - a mini, midi or maxi skirt will work well with this peachy little number. Chiffon racer top, £14.99, available from New Look.  
 
Sport luxe 'o' clock? © ASOS
Sport luxe 'o' clock? © ASOS
Finish the look with a sports watch like this one from 'o' clock. We're loving the lurid colours perfect for adding an instant sports edge to your wrist. Silicone watch, £35.00, available from ASOS




  
  


2012/03/23
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