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Nautical But Nice

The sun is out, the wind is up, the sky is clear and spring is almost here! It’s time to take to the water and get your nautical look on.

Get The Look: From the high end to the high street, Christine Karan helps you to get the look. Follow Christine on Instagram @Hearmyshoestory


Easy, breezy and classy is what this pale, blue-striped crop-top is all about. It’s a great little number for a day out with friends on the ocean waves. Buy it from New Look from RO12.

If you get a chance to sail, and to bellow “anchors aweigh!” then this funky sweater from Next is just the ticket for your away day on the high seas. From RO9.5.

If you’re looking for something that will keep you warm and comfortable on deck, this black, padded gilet is just what you need. Buy it from F&F from RO22.

Fashion is about you so let your style do the talking. These black jersey leggings from H&M are not only comfortable but also tell everyone you mean business. From RO5.

You’ve got the hats, caps and berets so why not try this timeless fedora from Next? It will add some edginess to your ensemble. From RO10.5.

Resembling the double sail knot, this chic, golden bangle from H&M is a fashion accessory that will complete your nautical outfit. Simple and sweet, this is a must-have. From RO4.5.

These levelled-up black bluchers from ZARA are bold, beautiful and emblazoned with colourful badges. From RO26.