Baby, it’s cold outside but that hasn’t stopped brands releasing their Resort 2015 collections into stores. Just when you’re looking for another woolly …
High street brand Whistles, increasingly ambitious in its presentation and design, launches its own resort collection. Silhouettes are feminine, but never girly, perfect for the brand’s sophisticated working audience.
Botanical garden prints are given contemporary takes in graphic form, edges are raw and seams are redirected to the diagonal. It’s clever, but there’s enough references to AW14 trends – denim, white, shaggy and tartan – to make the pieces perfect for now.
A neutral palette is built around the colour blue with highlights of yellow and oversized check. Silhouettes are interrupted by neat folds that drape into refined asymmetrical hems.