16 affordable high street buys to shop right now for your next holiday
Have you just booked your summer vacay and already on the hunt for holiday clothes?
Whether youre flying abroad, or staycationing, its always nice to treat yourself to some on-trend holiday pieces, so you can soak up the sun in style.
To help a gal out and make sure youre holiday ready, weve rounded up 16 fashion must-haves from crinkle bikinis, to cat eye sunglasses.
The best part, though? Theyre affordable. So you might as well snap up a few, right?
1 New Look Rose Gold Metallic and Glitter Flat Sandals
This season New Look has a stylish collection of sandals from as little as £4.99.
But being the magpies we are, we spotted these glitter sandals, which are open toe, flat (ideal for trekking to the beach) and feature a rose gold sparkly strap.
New Look Rose Gold Metallic and Glitter Flat Sandals, £17.99, newlook.com
2 ASOS Mix and Match Crinkle Bikini
This ASOS 90s-inspired bikini featuring a black crinkle fabric is an essential for poolside lounging.
ASOS Mix and Match Crinkle Bikini, £26, asos.com
3 Boohoo Lucy Neon Tropical Leaf Maxi Beach Kimono
Pair your swimwear with Boohoos best-selling Lucy Neon Tropical Leaf Maxi Beach Kimono.
This printed kimono is not only perfect for the beach and poolside, its also a great way to layer and add a pop of colour for a summer festival.
Boohoo Lucy Neon Tropical Leaf Maxi Beach Kimono, £18, boohoo.com
4 Miss Selfridge Natural Circle Straw Tote Bag
Be bang on trend and get 24% off this straw tote bag from Miss Selfridge.
The bohemian look bag (also available in black) is large enough for all your belongings and will be a staple accessory this summer for BBQs, beach holidays and picnics.
Miss Selfridge Natural Circle Straw Tote Bag, was £25 now £19, missselfridge.com
5 Matalan Chiffon Tie Waist Sarong Maxi Skirt
A beach cover up is a timeless addition to any holiday wardrobe.
This lightweight piece from Matalan costs a mere £6 and features a side split, tie waist and is available in white, black and red.
Matalan Chiffon Tie Waist Sarong Maxi Skirt, £6, matalan.co.uk
6 Boohoo Anna Tropical Leaf Cut Out Beach Dress
Youll have plenty of poolside pizazz in Boohoos Anna Tropical Leaf Cut Out Beach Dress.
The summer dress features a cut out design and would look gorgeous thrown over your bikini.
Boohoo Anna Tropical Leaf Cut Out Beach Dress, £18, boohoo.com
7 New Look Red Lattice Front Swimsuit
Channel your inner Baywatch babe aka Pamela Anderson in this lace-up plunge swimsuit from New Look.
The red swimsuit has adjustable straps and stretch fabric to create a perfect fit for ladies of all shapes and sizes.
Youll be ready for any swim scenario.
New Look Red Lattice Front Swimsuit, £24.99, newlook.com
8 Topshop Linen Bardot Midi Dress
This summer dress has proved popular and is selling on eBay for twice the price.
And its not surprising. The pretty dress features a trendy bardot neckline and button up front and is described as perfect for day or night.
But youll be happy to hear theres no need to bid for this frock as its still in stock online in a handful of sizes.
Topshop Linen Bardot Midi Dress, £32, topshop.com
9 Dorothy Perkins Lilac Sophie Crossover Sandals
Update your shoedrobe and add a splash of colour with these Lilac Sophie Crossover Sandals.
The Dorothy Perkins heeled sandals are also available in black and taupe and would look good with black skinny jeans or your favourite floaty floral dress.
Dorothy Perkins Lilac Sophie Crossover Sandals, was £27.00 now £21.60, dorothyperkins.com
10 Boohoo Perth Tropical Flower Twist Bandeau Bikini
This two-piece from Boohoo will ensure you get no pesky tan lines.
The bandeau style bikini has a fun print thats totally on-trend, a twisted finish to the front and light padding for support and shaping.
Boohoo Perth Tropical Flower Twist Bandeau Bikini, £18, boohoo.com
11 Nasty Gal Beach Vibes Always Floppy Hat
Not only will this floppy hat from Nasty Gal ensure you look fabulous as you stroll along the beachside; it will also protect your hair and face from the sun.
Nasty Gal Beach Vibes Always Floppy Hat, £12, nastygal.com
12 Pretty Little Thing Black Acrylic Cat Eye Sunglasses
Next on our hit list? A pair of sunglasses.
Pretty Little Thing have a great choice of oversized, mirrored, retro, aviator bug-eye, round, square and heart framed sunglasses.
But these cat-eye sunglasses are a summer favourite and allow you to rock that retro cat-eye trend for under £10.
Pretty Little Thing Black Acrylic Cat Eye Sunglasses, £8, prettylittlething.com
13 Boohoo Lorna Tassel Trim Flare Sleeve Beach Dress
Youre sure to make a statement in this super cute dress from Boohoo.
It features a plunging tie neck and a pom pom trim thats got us fantasising about hot summer nights.
Boohoo Lorna Tassel Trim Flare Sleeve Beach Dress, £18, boohoo.com
14 Topshop Linen Button Paperbag Skirt
Isnt this skirt cute?
The linen mini skirt with paperbag detailing and button-front design is on the top of our shopping list. It looks just as good with a bodysuit or crop top and flip flops as it does a patterned shirt and blazer, so it can take you from office to the beach.
Topshop Linen Button Paperbag Skirt, £29, topshop.com
15 New Look Green Floral Button Up Cut Out Midi Dress
If full on floral isnt your thing, try this ditsy print dress from New Look.
The versatile midi dress spotted on Rochelle Humes on Instagram is just as fitting for country walks as it is a day by the seaside or an evening out.
New Look Green Floral Button Up Cut Out Midi Dress, £29.99, newlook.com
16 Missguided Pink Oversized Denim Jacket
Swap out your blue denim jacket for this pastel pink number.
This pink jacket is the perfect throw over in-flight and will help you handle those sneaky cold summer nights.
Missguided Pink Oversized Denim Jacket, £35, missguided.co.uk