With these hot summer days drawing in, it’s hard to know what to wear during office hours which will take you through to evening cocktails.
Miss LF is currently a little bit obsessed with the SS13 white trend which is rocking up in our boutique, taken as the ultimate day-to-night chic colour – just as long as you don’t spill your Wasabi lunch down it.
Take a look at our top five picks of the white on white trend;
MiH Jeans in Nougat Cape
These classic leg-lengthening jeans from MiH are an elegant alternative to skinny jeans. Pair with open toe heels for an understated and cool look.
YOLKE Silk Stretch Tee White
This sophisticated wardrobe stable lends it’s pull-on easy fit to a gorgeous loose fit silk number, ideal for daytime office wear then tucked into a high waisted skirt for the evening.
Safor White Box Clutch
This sleek clutch design from Safor uses embossed white and gold calves leather, simplicity in practicality never looked so good.
LA DiOSA White Asteria Ring
The goddess of the stars, Asteria inspired this collection of naturally formed white Druzy Agate stones, adding instance elegance to those well-polished fingers.
Hayley Menzies Jessica Cream Scarf
This luxury cashmere scarf with recycled rabbit fur trim can be styled in a number of different ways, wear around your neck for an effortlessly cool daytime style or draped over your shoulders for those cooler summer evenings.
Many people adore the luxurious feel of fur and glamour it can bring to almost any outfit. But is it really right to wear fur in today’s world? What of the ethical implications? Fortunately Lux-Fix stocked designer Hayley Menzies has found a way for the modern, thinking woman to put fur back into her wardrobe without hurting her conscience. Since launching her label in 2011 Hayley has created range of contemporary scarves and shawls using reclaimed fur and beautiful natural fabrics. Her designs have been featured in Tatler, Vogue and Glamour making her the go to designer for comfortable and luxurious cover ups. Chic, striking and just a little bit decadent, her bohemian creations are constantly evolving to reflect our changing notions of glamour and luxury.
Chelsea Ink Scarf by Hayley Menzies
Hayley’s scarves and shawls are all made of beautifully soft cashmere and recycled furs, colourful feathers or wooden beads; the variety of her designs makes them ideal for a range of events. Her light, flowing Chelsea scarf would make a great addition to a summer party outfit, this lightweight shawl sophisticated but casual appearance making it perfect for long cool summer nights. The Eivissa scarf on the other hand has all the charm of a quirky foreign find, just the thing for the free spirited traveller. Both these styles come in a selection of colours from dark blacks and navy blues to ethereal whites and nudes.
Eivissa Cream Scarf by Hayley Menzies
Shawls, scarves and cover ups are often thrown on as an afterthought, as a necessity rather than a sartorial choice, but the use of fur and feathers makes Hayley’s scarves statement pieces in their own right. Her Woodstock scarf bordered by brilliantly coloured feathers is the ultimate style statement, named after the legendary music festival this is one scarf that was practically made for Glastonbury.
Woodstock Scarf by Hayley Menzies
Whether you are a free spirited bohemian or sophisticated fashion lover Hayley Menzies is one brand you should definitely think about including in your wardrobe. With their distinctive designs and multitude of uses you could soon find these scarves becoming one of your favourite style staples.
What are you inspired by?
I am inspired by my friends, travel and vintage pieces. It was during my yoga teacher training in Thailand that I was inspired to launch my fashion brand.
What are your design signatures?
Much to my amusement, I have been hailed as the Princess of the perfect pashmina – my signature pieces are definitely my shawls and scarves which I trim with recycled furs, feathers, studs or fringing. They are super cool and finish a look with a flourish!
How would you describe the Hayley Menzies woman?
The Hayley Menzies woman has a huge sense of fun and adventure; she’s no shrinking violet and possibly a bit of a hippie at heart!