July is renowned for a number of things, from summer holidays and BBQ’s on the beach to music and food festivals, it’s always guaranteed to be a jam-packed month. But right now we only have one thing on our mind – Wimbledon. Whether you’re lucky enough to be attending the most prestigious tennis tournament in the world or you’re simply planning on celebrating it at home with loved ones, it’s the perfect opportunity to put on your glad rags and dress to impress!

For many years, the dress code at Wimbledon has been extremely strict, so rather than straying too far from the path we suggest opting for something classic, something you can’t go wrong with- A white dress. The key to perfecting the Wimbledon wardrobe is to keep things classy, don’t wear anything too tight or too short as this will attract attention but for all the wrong reasons! This off-the-shoulder lace dress from H&M is perfect for the occasion and will ensure you look sophisticated as well as stylish.

HM Off the shoulder Lace Dress 79.99

Besides the Wimbledon whites, there’s nothing more iconic about the sporting event than strawberries and cream, and we’re loving the idea of channelling this popular pastime into our outfits. If you’re fashion confident we highly recommend this sheer poppy print dress from French Connection. As always, floral prints are seriously on trend this summer, and together with the lightweight fabric and frills, this is the perfect summer daytime dress.

French Connection Allergo Poppy Sheer Dress 140

If dresses aren’t your thing however, we have the perfect alternative- A red trouser and top combo. Pair this gorgeous frilled crop top with these striking cropped trousers, both from Zara, for a super chic look that is sure to satisfy everyone’s sweet tooth. Finish off your trouser combo with an extra pop of colour in these high heeled sandals from Office.

Zara Cropped Top with Frills 19.99

Zara Cropped Trousers 19.99

Office Alana Single Sole Sandals 60

No Wimbledon outfit would be complete without the finishing touches. Think subtle and elegant, sparkly and petite. This gorgeous tennis bracelet from Goldsmiths and stunning Vittore ring from Swarovski are timeless classics that have the ability to transform any look. And the last, but perhaps most important, finishing touch is a pair of sunglasses. Avoid squinting eyes or oversized hats this summer with these fabulous premium cross metal round sunglasses from French Connection.

Goldsmiths Sterling Silver Cubic Zirconia Tennis Bracelets 180

Swarovski Vittore Double Ring 79

French Connection Premium Cross Metal Round Sunglasses 69

For more Wimbledon wardrobe and generic summer style inspiration check out our Look Book on the website or follow us on Instagram: @clarendoncentreoxford. For news and offers, like us on Facebook: /clarendoncentre or follow us on Twitter and Pinterest: @clarendonshops.

 

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