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6 Ways To Wear Suede This Summer

23/11/2017 15:23 GMT

I'm telling you, an item of suede is the ultimate investment this summer.

Texture is everything and suede is how to make your outfit look put-together but in that sexy, undone sort of way (last night's make up, bed hair, scowl) and it nods to the 1970s trend in a big way.

Here are six looks from the Spring/Summer 2015 catwalks for a heads up on how to do this trend.

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NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 07: Models walk the runway at the Derek Lam fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2015 at Sean Kelly Gallery on September 7, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by JP Yim/Getty Images)


1. Suede on suede.
Sounds like a no, no - but with the right separates in the right colours this look is golden. Especially when you've got a bit of a sun-kissed glow about you.

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See the S/S 2015 Derek Lam catwalk for outfit inspiration: trench coats, cut-out dresses, tunic tops and knee-length skirts in soft patchwork suedes with a clunky platform is how to do hippy-cool.

Do it in lavender or anything pastel.

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LONDON,UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 15: A model walks the runway at the Burberry Prorsum show during London Fashion Week SS15 on September 15, 2014 in London,England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)


2. The statement coat.
This beautiful blue suede number from the Burberry runway had us weak at the knees. It's edgy (pale blue leather detailing), feminine (tulle ribbon belt) and 100Slideshow-23017623FFEB00&videoControlDisplayColor=%23191919&shuffle=0&isAP=1"> Derek Lam Spring/Summer 2015 NYFW

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