Loving Rio this summer-A A +A
Friday, March 7, 2014
DRAWING inspiration from Brazil’s favela culture, British fashion brand F&F presents its Spring/Summer 2014 line with vibrant colors and touches of luxury. The collection includes updated pieces for men, women, boys and girls.
Menswear includes striped T-shirts and washed cotton chinos in fresh colors like aqua and pink. Blue chambray is paired with fl orals and prints for laidback confi dence in smart casual wear, while colors like khaki, rust and yellow give a more lived-in appeal to printed jersey tees and utilitarian shorts.
The street art of Santa Marta inspires the rainbow of colors in women’s wear, celebrating originality and style in everyday life. Artful embroidery and dramatic patterns adorn luxe swimwear, printed jumpsuits, shorts and maxi dresses. Aztec prints and crocheted details get an urban cool touch with bleached and embossed denim.
Younger girls will love pretty lace dresses, skirts and patchwork smock tops in botanical and butterfl y prints in an array of pretty spring/summer colors, from lemon to mint green. For boys, darker fl oral and foliage prints add style kudos to camos, while casual jersey pieces get a nautical twist with stripes and blues.
For more high-end looks in practical price ranges, visit F&F boutique. Found in 22 countries worldwide, the brand just arrived in Cebu at the new wing of Ayala Center. (JVC/PR)
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on March 07, 2014.