Soften up with a suede shoe
Leather will no doubt be the main material covering most of your shoes, but that doesn't mean that's all there is when it comes to fashionable footwear!
Come spring and summer suede presents a softer shoe option, complementing your dresses, playsuits and skirts with its matte look and comfortable feel.
The unique texture of brushed suede is both luxurious and chic, helping you to combine textures in an interesting way, especially with this season's pleated skirts and sheer blouses.
For a fashion forward footwear option why not try this fabric out for yourself with the Lilly shoe?
This supple suede shoe is available in black, jasper red or the sandy taupe shade, helping to elongate your legs with its neutral hue and concealed platform sole.
The tall block heel ensures it's comfortable for all-day wear, while the curvy stylised front helps to make an additional statement thanks to its eccentric floral embellishment.
This standout shoe is a great way to ramp up your summer style, giving you an excuse to get your legs out and give some structure to any floaty skirt.
The Flora Dress helps to carry on this floral theme, billowing out from the waist in a mixture of duck egg blue and regalia purple with its chiffon handkerchief hemline.
Another standout suede shoe is the Krystal heel, which also comes with a classy concealed platform.
This black shoe lends itself well to the wearing of either bare legs or opaque tights with its cross-over strap with metallic buckle details.
The wrap-around design makes a strong style statement and would add a little personality to a whole host of outfits, from formal workwear to smart casual high-waisted trousers.
It's totally up to you!
With this weekend's unseasonably warm weather approaching, now could be the perfect time to pair them with your favourite skirt, ready to enjoy a relaxing evening out with friends.
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Flat shoes 'are making a comeback'
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Charm necklaces 'add a playful touch to an outfit'
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Flares 'are making a comeback'
Spring make-up 'will be playful and bright'
Spring's shoes 'should be bold'
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A dress 'makes an impact like no other outfit'
A feathered gilet 'can take you from day to night'
Long-fringed crops 'will be a key hair trend this spring and summer'
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Models to strut the catwalk for green causes
Bags 'will shrink in size this season'
High heels 'still popular among older women'
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Electric blue 'is on trend for wedding outfits this year'
A simple shirt 'looks effortlessly stylish in the transitional months'
Long skirts 'should be worn with platform wedges'
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'Be bold with pattern' this spring
Fuchsia lips 'will be big this spring'
The green beauty trend 'is here to stay'
Velvet 'is best worn in structured shapes'
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Black Swan 'is set to bring ballet back in fashion'
Hats give "vintage edge" to winter fashion
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Denim tipped for everyday summer wear
Aviator jackets 'will be back in fashion come spring'
Faux fur 'is best kept simple'
Camel and white 'look chic for the office'
Women 'determined to dress younger than their years'
Use tangerine 'to give outfits a youthful flair'
Intense blues 'will make a splash next season'
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2011 'will see a softer-edged look come to the fore'
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