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Best Fabrics For Summer


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With summer in full swing we are certainly enjoying the last month or so of the warmer weather. This time of year means fabrics such as leather and corduroy stay in the wardrobe as it’s all about staying cool. But what to wear instead?

That’s where we come in! Whether you’re looking for the best fabric for a summer dress, summer pj’s or wedding guest dress. Our lightweight and breathable fabrics for summer will keep you cool and comfortable all season long!


Cotton is the coolest fabric for summer with it’s floaty and breathable material. Clothing made from cotton is the universal baseline for casual dressing in the warmer weather.

Ideal for your daytime plans, this must-have cotton shirt is perfect for those summer days. Lightweight and breathable when the sun’s out, this cotton fabric will cool you down when it’s hot out. Featuring super flattering stripes, long sleeves and a classic collar, this super-versatile piece can be dressed up or down depending on the occasion.

We are obsessed with these colour pop cotton trousers! A cool summer staple, these lightweight cotton twill trousers feature a wide leg style with belt loopholes and functional pockets. Style with your favourite shirt and sandals for an effortless smart-casual outfit.

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Broderie Anglaise

A summer staple, broderie anglaise is a stunning alternative to your everyday material. Lightweight and super elegant, this style of clothing is set to elevate your new season wardrobe.

Look to our latest blog for ways to wear Broderie Anglaise.

Keep cool on a summer’s day with this colourful broderie anglaise shirt. This elegant piece will see you from day to night with just a swap of footwear. Also made from 100% cotton, this super lightweight piece features button fastenings, a classic collar and in a sleeveless design. Team with shorts and sandals for an effortless outfit you can wear on repeat.

A summer staple, broderie anglaise is a must-have material for the warmer weather. Super elegant look to this tiered maxi dress for an occasion wear outfit you can wear with confidence. Floaty in maxi length, this trend-led dress features adjustable straps for the perfect fit.

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Effortless elegance and easy summer styling can be yours with linen clothing. This breathable fabric is perfect for hot weather, keeping you cool and comfortable.

Are you jetting off abroad? You’ll want to make sure these shorts are in your suitcase. These lightweight and airy linen blend shorts are a must-have for the warmer weather.

Featuring an elasticated waistband for the ultimate fit, partner with a vest top and sandals for an effortless summer outfit.

Available in sage green, natural brown, classic black, and white!

These linen blend trousers are the ultimate summer staple every wardrobe needs to keep you cool during the warmer weather. We’re loving adding a pop of colour to our summer wardrobes, and what better way than with some breathable linen blend trousers.

Finished in a cropped length, these trousers feature an elasticated waistband, two functional side pockets and a drawstring tie. These trousers are perfect for everyday wear – you’ll never want to take them off!

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Denim is one of the most common stylish yet functional pieces to elevate any summer outfit.

Dress ready for summer with this must-have denim mini skirt ideal for a warm summer’s day. This skirt is made from 100% cotton, which gives it a lighter feel which is ideal for summer.

Perfect to dress up or down depending on the occasion, this denim skirt features an elasticated waistband and a super-flattering belt and buckle fastening.

A denim jacket is a summer staple that is here to stay as it effortlessly elevates any outfit and is the perfect warmer weather layering piece.

Made from a strong and comfortable cotton fabric, this denim jacket features 4 functional pockets, button fastenings, and long sleeves. Layer with your favourite summer dress and sandals for an outfit you can wear on repeat.

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Contrary to popular belief, certain synthetics can handle the heat, one being viscose. A similar lightweight feel to cotton, you can find it in a variety of breathable blends.

Refresh your summer dress collection with this trend-led floral maxi dress. Ideal for date night or an evening out, this stunning floral maxi dress is a must-have during the summer months.

Featuring short sleeves, a super flattering square neckline, and shirred upper fabric to accentuate your silhouette, simply partner with sandals and a denim jacket for a summer outfit you can wear with confidence.

Look to this ditsy print maxi dress for the ultimate lightweight summer outfit. This stunning dress features a ditsy print, button fastenings, and frill detailing.

Floating at maxi length, there’s no falling short here as our dresses are made for taller women with longer torsos.

Shop even more must-have tall summer clothing in UK sizes 8-28.

We’d love to see the fabrics you’re wearing this summer! Show us your warmer weather outfits over on social using the hashtag #ImWearingLTS on Instagram, Facebook & Twitter – you might even get featured.