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Wear it right: Stripes are back for summer 2018

Show Your Stripes! Whether it’s florals or symmetric patterns, prints take any ensemble from basic to bold. Christine Karan celebrates the quintessential stripe with her top picks of versatile lines from our fave high street labels!



We’re smitten with this frilled, striped shirt from Zara that offsets the sweltering heat of the Muscat summer with its distinctly cool vibe. Make it yours for RO20.

Who says sky-high is the only way to be stylish? This summer, mules and flat sandals are very much on-trend – and we’re loving this chic pair from ZARA. Classy meets comfort for RO20.

Every fashionista from the Jenners, to Priyanka Chopra, and Karlie Kloss have been donning this ultimate accessory for their red-carpet look. Now it’s your turn to rock it. Grab these stylish shades from Accessorize for RO6.

Make a statement from the waist down with these bold, striped trousers from Monsoon. Pair it with a solid, colour-block tee for a breezy, pulled-together look. Buy it for RO25.

This top is the perfect summer staple and can be paired with just about anything – think a bright white boyfriend jean, this blush-pink top, and a classy white-strap heel and you’re ready to rock the high street! Grab from M&S for RO13.

Are you a fan of the ‘paper bag’ trouser trend? If not, then this pair from F&F just might convert you. With their grey and white stripes and waist-tie detail, they’re the perfect summer statement piece. Shop it for RO8.