In living colour: bold and bright for summer

Words by
Sphere Life
Photography by
Kate Martin

15th March 2013

Strike a vivid pose in summer’s brilliant hues and angular shapes. Bold colours in floaty fabrics make a statement against sun-drenched vistas and modern marble architecture

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Red chiffon dress with metal yoke and cuffs by Diane von Furstenberg. Black-and-white leather wedge sandals by Bally

Red chiffon dress with metal yoke and cuffs by Diane von Furstenberg. Black-and-white leather wedge sandals by Bally

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Brown satin coat and satin shorts both Burberry Prorsum. Lime-green swimsuit by Hervé Léger. Sunglasses by Bulgari. Black, white and lime-green wedge sandals by Bally

Brown satin coat and satin shorts both Burberry Prorsum. Lime-green swimsuit by Hervé Léger. Sunglasses by Bulgari. Black, white and lime-green wedge sandals by Bally

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Yellow and orange swimsuit by Hervé Léger. Orange sateen wide-leg trousers by Roksanda Ilincic. Brown leather sandals by Bally

Yellow and orange swimsuit by Hervé Léger. Orange sateen wide-leg trousers by Roksanda Ilincic. Brown leather sandals by Bally

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Red shredded chiffon high-neck dress by Gareth Pugh. Black strappy leather sandals by Roberto Cavalli

Red shredded chiffon high-neck dress by Gareth Pugh. Black strappy leather sandals by Roberto Cavalli

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Blue satin embellished trousers by Fyodor Golan. Yellow neoprene bikini top by Lisa Marie Fernandez. Sateen oversized coat by Roksanda Ilincic. White leather strappy heels with jewelled toe by Casadei

Blue satin embellished trousers by Fyodor Golan. Yellow neoprene bikini top by Lisa Marie Fernandez. Sateen oversized coat by Roksanda Ilincic. White leather strappy heels with jewelled toe by Casadei

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Pink crepe ruffled tunic and trousers, both Gucci. Strappy leather sandals by Roberto Cavalli. Sunglasses by Cartier. Black bangle by Bulgari

Pink crepe ruffled tunic and trousers, both Gucci. Strappy leather sandals by Roberto Cavalli. Sunglasses by Cartier. Black bangle by Bulgari

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Green satin dress by Safiyaa. Chunky metal and multicoloured stone necklace by Mawi

Green satin dress by Safiyaa. Chunky metal and multicoloured stone necklace by Mawi

Stockists: 
Bally: www.bally.com
Bulgari: www.bulgari.com
Burberry Prorsum: www.burberry.com
Cartier: www.cartier.com
Casadei: www.casadei.com
Diane von Furstenberg: www.dvf.com
Fyodor Golan: www.harveynichols.com
Gareth Pugh: www.garethpugh.net
Gucci: www.gucci.com
Hervé Léger: www.herveleger.com
Lisa Marie Fernandez: www.net-a-porter.com
Mawi: www.mawi.co.uk
Roberto Cavalli: www.robertocavalli.com
Roksanda Ilincic: www.roksandailincic.com
Safiyaa: www.safiyaa.com

Photography
Photographer:
 Kate Martin at A&R Photographic; 
Photographer’s assistant: Barnaby Newton; 
Stylist: Clare Lazaro at Angeli & Co.; 
Make-up and hair: Lica Fensome at SOHO Management using Bobbi Brown and Bumble & Bumble; 
Model: Georgia Frost at Select Management.
Location: Shot on location and with thanks to Villa Roca and Villa Rica, Ibiza, Spain. www.villarocaibiza.com; www.villarica.biz.