Many designer brands have recently launched their spring/summer collection for 2022 and they are here just in time for the Songkran festival in Thailand.
From a leopard scrunchie to a shocking pink jacket, here we bring you the most vibrant fashion essentials for summer. Whether you choose to participate in the splash or not, these items will bring you the runway and will most likely stay in your closet long into the summer.
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8 must-have fashion items for Songkran
Raspberry Lambskin DiorAct Sandal
For something sparkly to complete your look, the Dior sandals in raspberry are the unique model that can go with almost any summer outfit. Designed with comfort and style in mind, this pair of shoes is crafted from super lightweight leather that’s easy to wear. The gold-tone metal ‘DIOR’ print on the strap adds an elegant finishing touch.
Chanel pilot sunglasses
A good pair of sunglasses is essential during the summer, and Chanel’s pilot sunglasses could be the ones this season. Part of the Spring/Summer 2022 Ready-to-Wear collection, these features take on a 1990s-inspired masculine/feminine design with wide temples and quilting. With 100% UVA and UVB protection and gray gradient lenses, this acetate piece is where fashion meets form. The model is available in four colors: black, green and blue, white and black and pink and blue.
Valentino Faille Quilted Bomber Jacket
Valentino’s Faille Bomber Jacket is made from 100% silk that’s shiny, soft and cool to the touch. The detail of the puff sleeves, the front pockets and its bright pink color give off a young and energetic energy. Pair it with a slim camisole or tube top and you’ll look straight out of Valentino’s summer runway. After all, Songkran is all about those bright, fun colors.
Louis Vuitton Comfortable Pool Pillow mules
Inspired by Louis Vuitton’s Spring ’22 runway, these Pool Pillow Comfort mules feature a black and white polka dot pattern on a satin strap. With an anatomical insole and a micro lugged outsole, these mules are very comfortable and practical to wear in warm weather, and will easily take you from event to event this summer.
Celine Scrunchy Celine Leopard Bracelet in Golden Brass and Beige Silk
For those craving something fierce and fiery, Celine’s scrunchie in a leopard print adds a fabulously feline and feminine feel to any look you wear. The scrunchie is made of soft silk, while the brass cuff is engraved with the Celine logo. This versatile item can be worn either as a hair accessory, to keep your hair in place during the hot season, or as a bracelet.
White Shoulder Bag Burrow-22
For a vibrant summer, you can never go wrong with Off-White’s new classic design, the Burrow-22 shoulder bag. Playful concepts are brilliantly played throughout the design of the leather bag. As a shoulder bag that can complement both casual and formal outfits, the Burrow-22 is available in five colors: light blue, light pink, beige, white and blue.
Hermès Davis H Primavera Cap
If you love going out in the sun, one of your must-haves should be a cap or a hat. Available in three adorable colours, the Davis H Primavera cap from Hermès is wrapped in double stretch cotton and adorned with ‘H Primavera’ embroidery on the front. The cap is lined with silk and cotton and has an adjustment tab at the back. The model is available in Khaki for a boyish look, White Cream for a youthful pastel look and Rose Boisé for those who prefer a touch of color.
Prada Stainless Steel Water Bottle
A stylish water bottle is a crucial part of staying hydrated in any season, especially in Thailand. This bold red stainless steel water bottle from Prada has a minimal metallic finish and can be held as an accessory to complete your Songkran outfit and give it that final summery touch.