Bank Holiday Babe: Our Blog

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May is here and there’s only one thing on our minds, bank holiday! It’s not every month you get two long weekends, so we’re here to help make sure that every second counts! Whether you’re planning a family BBQ, drinks with friends or a weekend away with your other half, we have the perfect bank holiday wardrobe to make it that extra bit special.

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For a carefree spring look that can be dressed up or down, look no further than this pink pleated midi skirt from H&M. Pair with your favourite espadrilles and this Gap logo tee for a daytime delight or throw on some killer heels and a cute crop for an elegant evening ensemble.

HM Pleated Skirt 19.99 bh
HM Pleated Skirt 19.99
Gap Logo Short Sleeve Scoop Nexk T Shirt 18.95 bh
Gap Logo Short Sleeve Scoop Nexk T Shirt 18.95

If the sunny skies are making you dare to bare more, then this floral print swimming costume from French Connection has your name written all over it! Layer it with a pair of high-waisted denim shorts and a kimono for chilled boho vibes, perfect for the long laidback weekend.

French Connection Enoshima Bandeau Costume 55 bh
French Connection Enoshima Bandeau Costume 55

Turn up the heat even after the sun sets in this gorgeous off-the-shoulder dress from H&M. Whether you’re searching for something fun and flirty or cool and classy, this dress has potential for both! If you’re heading out with the girls we recommend these ombre tassel drop earrings from Claire’s, or if you want to dress to impress for date night, this sparkling dance flower necklace from Swarovski will most definitely do the trick.

HM Off the shoulder Dress 19.99 bh
HM Off the shoulder Dress 19.99
Claires Pink Ombre Tiered Tassel Drop Earrings 8 bh
Claires Pink Ombre Tiered Tassel Drop Earrings 8
Swarovski Sparkling Dance Flower Necklace 129 bh
Swarovski Sparkling Dance Flower Necklace 129

Whatever your plans are, Kiko have cosmetics, make-up and skin care products to ensure you’re looking and feeling a 10/10 at all times. One of our favourite products right now is the brand new smart cult eyeshadow palette, which comes in a rainbow of colours to take you from a bold colour pop during the day to a smoky eye at night.

Kiko Smart Cult Eyeshadow Palette 16.90 bh
Kiko Smart Cult Eyeshadow Palette 16.90

Now that your bank holiday wardrobe is looking seriously on point, it’s time to ensure the memories last a lifetime. This INSTAX mini instant camera from Currys PC World will do just that, meaning you can relive your bank holiday weekend over and over again, a great way to remind everyone just how great your outfit was!

Currys PC World INSTAX mini 9 Instant Camera Ice Blue 66.99 bh
Currys PC World INSTAX mini 9 Instant Camera Ice Blue 66.99

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With love, Clarendon Oxford x