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What to wear for every type of Bank Holiday

The second May Bank Holiday is almost here and however you’re spending the weekend, you’ll want to dress to impress. We’ve put together our favourite looks for some key events you might be attending over the long weekend, and even have you covered if you’re planning to enjoy a lazy weekend at home.

Garden party

For women:
A floral print will add a fun summery touch to any garden party ensemble, and you can add a distinctive finish with accessories such as these flattering sunglasses from Le Specs.

For men:These mirror lens sunglasses are sure to be needed this weekend to protect your eyes from the sun and keep you looking suave. A printed casual shirt is perfect for a garden party, while these casual Swims loafers are the perfect footwear for all occasions.

A weekend in the country

For women:

We’re hoping for a sunny weekend, but you can never be too sure and cashmere will be your best friend if you need an extra layer while enjoying the outdoors. A light waterproof jacket is a necessity, while trainers are a comfortable option to take you from the cottage to the country pub.

For men:This Ettinger overnight bag is ideal for packing in all your weekend essentials, while a lightweight jacket and knitted long sleeve tee will keep you warm on country walks. Classic slim fit jeans and these stylish trainers from the PS by Paul Smith range complete the look.

Evening with friends

For women:

Whether you’re going out for dinner or drinks in the city, this gorgeous lace midi dress is the ideal choice. Pair it with a dainty necklace and classic black heels for a timeless evening look.

For men:

For a handsome smart casual ensemble, try an on-trend striped shirt, slim fit trousers and some premium suede loafers by Jeffery-West. Finish your look with a classic leather belt and you’ve got a versatile outfit for the whole evening.

Lazy weekend

For women:

If you’ll be spending your long weekend in and out of the house and don’t need to doll-up for a particular occasion, try a comfortable t-shirt dress and a bright necklace for an effortlessly chic laid-back look. Style with a slouchy shoulder bag and some contemporary sneakers to complete your ensemble and you’re ready to cosy up in front of the telly as well as pop to the shops at a moment’s notice.

For men:

Opt for a sports-luxe look and enjoy a relaxed weekend in comfortable, on-trend style. A classic tee and cotton sweatpants are a versatile option for casual days and will look just as good on the street as they will on the sofa. Pair with sleek white trainers if you’re heading out.

Shop more looks just in time for the Bank Holiday at Jules B.