9 must-have botanical prints from the high street this summer

Summer is here and that means we all get to work the latest floral trend to the max – yay! Here’s our pick of the best buys on the high street 

Wardrobes need an abundance of florals during the summer. Credit: Dorothy Perkins

Fashion is never without a floral trend and this summer is officially the season of the flower. From pretty paisley designs to tropical print, there’s a harmonious blend of patterns and styles to experiment with and to suit all. From full blooms, to intricate details, brands have given us plenty to play with – choose from figure-hugging tapered trousers to coats and jumpsuits, the floral trend works well with any style and outfit.

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1. The shirt dress

Dress up your work outfits and add a little floral charm to the mundane of everyday life.
Dress £159 Hobbs

2. The safari midi skirt

Go wild with a safari inspired midi skirt – this is the length of the season so where it with pride.
Skirt £35 Marks & Spencer

3. The embroidery jean

Fall in love with jeans all over again thanks to a trend for patchwork style embroidery – add a bohemian vibe to a relaxing summer’s day.
Jeans £59 Monsoon

4. The statement palazzo

Your wardrobe needs a pair of floral printed trousers this season – this is one trend you simply have to explore.
Trousers £45 Monsoon 


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5. The cute corset top

Nothing matches better to a day out with friends or a date with your new love interest. This top wears well on its own with jeans or a skirt or underneath a soft blazer if its cooler.
Top £35 Oasis


6. The wedding sandal

This shoe is the perfect way to add some ‘colour’ to a plain wedding outfit or even just to your jeans and t-shirt for a lunch date. We are in love.
Shoes £32 Debut at Debenhams



7. The “OMG, they’re amazing!” sunglasses

These babies will have everyone cooing and the price will have you smiling for weeks!
Sunglasses £1 Primark 

8. The wear anywhere bag

The botanical print bag can be an easy way to embrace florals without having to do too much! There are so many to choose from, you may need two!
Bag £26 River Island

9. The blouse 

A blouse like this works wonders for a smart-casual event and adds cute glamour to your look.
Blouse £55 River Island 

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