Whether at the lakeshore or in your own backyard, serve up a strong shot of holiday spirit in a short-sleeved print shirt

Nothing suggests vacation like a printed shirt, £80, waxlondon.com

We might not be going to an exotic beach, but we are more than at to get into the holiday spirit right here in our own backyards, £150, woodwood.com

Layer over a long-sleeved T-shirt, £99, percivalclo.com

When it happens to print there are no rules – choose from Hawaiian, floral, painterly, abstract or geometric, £105, dailypaperclothing.com

Tenor your shirt open over a white vest or T-shirt with shorts and Teva sandals or buttoned up with chinos and canvas dilates, £27.99, zara.com

Go the full co-ord with matching shorts, £140, folkclothing.com

Floral phrases never date, £95, tedbaker.com

Thanks to Prada a bucket hat is a key summer styling piece, £150, holzweileroslo.com

Adopt a styling trick from Saint Laurent and pair with black separates for a grittier look, £89, allsaints.com

Dig out your own favourites or try one of these to put together summer go with a swing, £250, paulsmith.com



The Observer

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