So Coachella is officially over for another year after the second weekend at the beautiful Palm Springs came to an end this Easter weekend. However, on the plus side we can now take note of some of the most fashionable and desirable fashion pieces straight from the festival forefront. Celebrities like Millie Macintosh and Kendal Jenner set the bar high for festival style but let’s not for forget the more ordinary music lovers who rocked some of the best street style pieces setting the festival fashion barrier even higher.
Here are some more lust after trends from Coachella take two...
Maxi Skirts: For some, maxi skirts are a no no as a festival style staple with distressed denim shorts being the first choice for so many festival goers, but let’s just remember how good a maxi skirt can look, anyway change is good right? I think a floral maxi especially if it’s sheer or with a couple of side slides it can still be both cool and feminine and provide that bit of sex appeal just like your denim short shorts- it’s all about how you wear it. Some of the best images from Coachella’s street style proved that a maxi if not already, should be one of your festival essentials. Team your maxi skirt with a crop top and some huge sunnies and you’re set! With floral maxi designs galore let the hippieness in you free... you know you want to.
Kimonos: Everyone knows when the sun starts to set, or if you’re at a festival in England (from the beginning) when it gets a starts to get a bit cold you need a cover up, but no one really wants to hide their successfully planned style with a baggy hoody. So a Kimono is the perfect choice. The Kimono provides a tad more warmth and your perfect festival attire remains to be still on show. There are plenty of Kimono’s available on the high street right now try New Look or H&M for some purse friendly options, or if you’ve got a bit more to spend Topshop, provides some of the most beautifully detailed cover ups perfect for any upcoming festival, both abroad or in the UK. Coachella street style has shown us that tasselled kimono’s are the fashionista’s favourite, the tassels add a bit of edge to a feminine floral design but just keep hold of who your attached too as the tassels tend to have a mind of their own...
By Rachel Parkes