Channel Summer's Hot Metal Trend With Our Top 20 Buys: Shopping Fix

24 June 2014 by

1. Zara

Crackled Leather Shopper, WAS £109 NOW £89.99, [a target="_blank" href="http://www.zara.com/uk/en/sale/woman/handbags/crackled-leather-shopper-c542065p1669369.html">Zara [/a]

2. Gucci

Wrap- Around Metallic Triangle Bikini, WAS £290 NOW £203, Gucci at [a target="_blank" href="http://www.net-a-porter.com/product/429763/Gucci/wrap-around-metallic-triangle-bikini">Net A Porter [/a]

3. Marks and Spencer

Limited Edition Metallic Mini Skirt, £39.50, [a target="_blank" href="http://www.marksandspencer.com/metallic-mini-skirt/p/p60060305">Marks and Spencer[/a]

4. Stella McCartney

Fold Heel Metallic Faux Leather Mules, WAS £455 NOW £318, Stella McCartney at [a target="_blank" href="http://www.matchesfashion.com/product/183732">Matches [/a]

5. Phillip Lim

Metallic Shirt, £410, Phillip Lim at [a target="_blank" href="http://www.farfetch.com/shopping/women/31-phillip-lim-metallic-shirt-item-10584477.aspx?storeid=9214&ffref=lp_19_">Farfetch[/a]

6. Prism

Capri Cat Eye Metallic Sunglasses, £265, Prism at [a target="_blank" href="http://www.net-a-porter.com/product/423129/Prism/capri-cat-eye-metal-and-acetate-mirrored-sunglasses">Net a Porter [/a]

7. Zara

Flounce Top Silver Jumpsuit, £49.99, [a target="_blank" href="http://www.zara.com/uk/en/collection-aw14/woman/dresses/flounce-top-jumpsuit-c269185p2028065.html">Zara [/a]

8. Joseph

New Queen Metallic Twill Pants, £215, [a target="_blank" href="http://www.joseph-fashion.com/en/ecomuk/cropped/cotton-silver-crown-trouser/invt/s4127264072">Joseph[/a]

9. Topshop

Metallic Hair Scrunchie, £6.50, [a target="_blank" href="http://www.topshop.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?searchTerm=metalic+&storeId=12556&productId=15670097&urlRequestType=Base&categoryId=&langId=-1&productIdentifier=product&catalogId=33057">Topshop[/a]

10. Nine West

Gold Flat Sandals, £55, [a target="_blank" href="http://www.kurtgeiger.com/women/shoes/sandals/barnacle3-gold-synthetic-37-nine-west-shoe.html">Nine West[/a]

11. Jack Wills

Mini Leather Duffle Bag, WAS £59.50 NOW £30, Jack Wills at [a target="_blank" href="http://www.asos.com/jack-wills/jack-wills-mini-leather-duffle-bag/prod/pgeproduct.aspx?iid=3967556&clr=Metallicgold&SearchQuery=metalic">ASOS[/a]

12. New Look

Brave Soul Gold Sleeveless Metallic Playsuit, £22.99, [a target="_blank" href="http://www.newlook.com/shop/womens/playsuits-and-jumpsuits/brave-soul-gold-sleeveless-v-neck-metallic-playsuit-_313715393">New Look[/a]

13. American Apparel

Large Metallic Carry All Clutch, £45, [a target="_blank" href="http://store.americanapparel.net/large-metallic-carry-all-pouch_rsalh500hl?c=Dark%20Pewter%20Foil%20Lambskin">American Apparel[/a]

14. Drome

Metallic Bolero, £754, Drome at [a target="_blank" href="http://www.farfetch.com/shopping/women/drome-metallic-bolero-item-10349473.aspx?storeid=9331&ffref=lp_23_">Farfetch[/a]

15. River Island

Gold Pacha Metallic Mesh Panel Swimsuit, £40, [a target="_blank" href="http://www.riverisland.com/women/swimwear--beachwear/pacha/Gold-Pacha-metallic-mesh-panel-swimsuit-649854?sem=1&cmpid=PLA&istCompanyId=28d3cba5-6749-43eb-904c-61b8cc01cf80&istItemId=wtawqtlrq&istBid=tzwt&gclid=CI3G9Zi1kr8CFYTLtAodLQkAoA">River Island [/a]

16. ASOS

Premium Pleated Midi Skirt with Metallic Inserts, £75, [a target="_blank" href="http://www.asos.com/asos/asos-premium-pleated-midi-skirt-with-metallic-inserts/prod/pgeproduct.aspx?iid=3840658&clr=Grey&SearchQuery=metallic+skirt">ASOS[/a]

17. Casadei

Metallic Espadrilles, £200, Casadei at [a target="_blank" href="http://www.farfetch.com/shopping/women/casadei-metallic-espadrilles-item-10711028.aspx?storeid=9274&ffref=lp_2_">Farfetch[/a]

18. Whistles

Foil Patchwork Vest, £115, [a target="_blank" href="http://www.whistles.com/women/clothing/tops/foil-patchwork-vest.html?dwvar_foil-patchwork-vest_color=Silver#q=metalic&start=1">Whistles [/a]

19. Lanvin

Metallic Skirt, £548, Lanvin at [a target="_blank" href="http://www.farfetch.com/shopping/women/lanvin-metallic-skirt-item-10697924.aspx?storeid=9636&ffref=lp_13_">Farfetch[/a]

20. Sun, Sand & Honey

Gold Fringe Swimsuit, £250, [a target="_blank" href="http://www.sunsandandhoney.com/product/alessandra">Sun, Sand & Honey[/a]

Summer's finally in full swing and therefore, without the excess baggage of winter's layers, now is the time to bring out the most dazzling stand-out pieces you own. This season the best way to boost and upgrade every hot weather wardrobe – from city picnic to beachside bathing - is by adding a molten metallic. Whether you choose a single gold scrunch (yes, really, they're back) or floor length dress, anything with a sparkle or sheen will play a key part this Spring Summer 2014.

We've seen the likes of Altuzarra and Lanvin send rays of silver and gold down the catwalk in soft midi skirts and bolero’s, whilst celebs like Rihanna frolic around on the beach in shiny two piece bikinis. To avoid looking like the tin man – or a homage to the unreachable world cup - we wanted to find you the very best 20 high-shine pieces to ensure you ace this summer trend.  

Click through the gallery above to view our favourite metallic pieces...


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