The British summer is almost here! That means it’s time to breathe in the fresh air and take long walks, enjoy some fun in the sunshine or embark on some exciting travels. Whatever you choose to do with your summer, investing in some stylish wardrobe staples will ensure you’re looking fabulous no matter what. We have pulled together this high-street style guide featuring some great finds to freshen up your style.

Jungle Fever

This flamboyant jumpsuit can be dressed up for a night out on holiday with some heels or dressed down with a casual jacket and trainers. Great for all climates, this jumpsuit is set to be a summer staple this year.

Palm Print Jumpsuit, £39.00 from Topshop

Feeling Floral

Are you heading off on holiday this summer? This fabulously fashionable floral shirt is a must-have. It’s perfect for a night out or for a day at the beach.

Jack & Jones “Tacoma” casual white floral shirt, £15.00 from Slaters


Hippie Hats

A great hat can make an outfit and will go equally as well with your beach wear as it will with jeans and a tassel top - which are all the rage this summer season. Easy to wear and a great way to spruce up your summer wardrobe, this hat is a summer necessity - not to mention it will hide a bad hair day.

Hole-patterned straw hat, £12.99 from H&M


Keep it Cool

Sunglasses are essential for the summer months and even in the UK you need to protect those peepers. Keep your cool with a great pair of sunglasses like this pair from Burton.

Brown Flatbrow Sunglasses, £12.00 from Burton


Staple Sandals

Need some functional fashion for the summer? If you want footwear that is stylish, versatile and comfortable and can be worn all summer long, then these sandals from River Island could be just what you’re looking for. They’re sure to liven up any outfit this summer season.

Black lace-up chunky mid heel sandals, £38.00 from River Island


Let us know your favourite summer wardrobe staples, or share your own with us on Facebook and Twitter using the hashtag #SummerFashion