Summer’s Calling: Style Inspiration

Step into sunshine with fashion’s hottest trendsetters — take summer style inspiration from friends of CHARLES & KEITH and recreate effortlessly chic vacation outfits for your next holiday destination.

Women’s knitted sculptural tote bag, as seen on Han So Hee - CHARLES & KEITH

Han So Hee


Go big or go home this summer. Take a cue from our global brand ambassador by pairing the knitted sculptural tote, which effortlessly transitions from day to night, with a denim mini dress. Enhance the tropical charm with black platform sandals.



Nothing embodies the essence of summer like a woven bag and espadrille thong sandals. Blogger Sasha Fuks pairs them with a flowing fringe skirt and matching white top to create a timeless resort-chic aesthetic that would be particularly stunning against the backdrop of blue sea and skies.



As seen on Rosalie Alexandra, timeless black accessories are the perfect complement to your light and bright vacation outfits. To embrace the summer vibes, the content creator opts for braided slides and the Charlot chain strap bag, which will remain stylish long after the summer ends.



Embrace understated elegance during the summer season with an all-black ensemble. Stay cool and effortlessly chic in an off-shoulder short jumpsuit like content creator Shelley. She maintains a simple yet sophisticated look by accessorising with summer-friendly items, such as the knitted sculptural tote bag and espadrille thong sandals.



You can never go wrong with a beautiful, flowy white dress for a day at the beach. Content creator Arina Orlova embraces the resort aesthetic with chic woven accessories. She completes her look with a knitted sculptural tote bag and espadrille thong sandals, while adding an extra touch of flair with a stylish straw hat.



Cristina creates a stunning contrast in her outfit by elegantly combining a classic black dress with vibrant white accessories. The model and content creator opts for the popular Charlot chain strap bag, which provides hands-free convenience while adding a stylish touch. To complete her look, she slips on the chic and comfortable ankle-strap espadrille flats.



Take inspiration from content creator Carmen and accessorise with matching bags and shoes to create a refined and polished ensemble. By keeping the rest of her outfit simple and neutral, she achieves an elegant and understated aesthetic that will remain timeless. This is an outfit she can confidently wear on repeat without ever tiring of its charm.



The knitted sculptural tote bag is at the top of every style-savvy woman's summer wish list, including content creator Sophie Sunde Sylte's. This supersized bag is perfect for carrying all your beach essentials including a change of clothes. With its stylish knitted texture and distinctive sculptural silhouette, it will add a unique and fashionable touch to any outfit.



A light and bright outfit is perfect for the sunny season. Content creator Jessica Goh showcases an all-white outfit, tastefully incorporating black accessories such as a sleek skinny belt and the stylish Charlot chain strap bag. To infuse a tropical flair into her ensemble, she completes the look with espadrille thong sandals.



Achieve a sleek and modern city look that is still summer-friendly with a cut-out white top and a matching mini skirt. Content creator Juwei Teoh elevates her sleek outfit by adding a raffia curved handle bag in bright pink. The bag adds a touch of rustic charm while creating a vibrant, eye-catching contrast.



For a stunning and carefree summer aesthetic, a flowy white dress is always a winning choice. The combination of black and white never fails to impress, and Natasha is a fan of keeping things classic and simple. The content creator enhances her ensemble with the Charlot chain strap bag in black, creating a timeless summer look. This failproof outfit formula can serve as your go-to inspiration for summers to come.



Take inspiration from the ever-stylish Safira Novta and create a stylish visual contrast by accessorising your dark ensemble with ankle-strap espadrille flats in crisp white. For a fashionable and practical finish, reach for the sculptural curved tote bag — it is a perfect style companion that will accommodate all your essentials and more.



Dreaming of a summer escape? Dress the part with chic woven accessories that exude vacation vibes. Follow the lead of content creator Valentine Barabuffi, who effortlessly pairs the striped handles raffia tote bag and ankle-strap espadrille flats with a sophisticated neutral-toned dress, creating an Instagram-worthy aesthetic.



It is always a good idea to embrace linen and raffia during summer as these textures will keep you feeling cool and looking chic. Take style inspiration from Hanna Roslan, who completes a neutral-toned outfit with a raffia tote and espadrille thong sandals – a perfect combination. These accessories will effortlessly elevate any outfit, giving it an instant vacation-ready appeal.



Celebrate the beach and its natural beauty by adorning earthy neutral tones. Take style cues from Alicia, who opts for a cropped top and linen shorts as her sartorial choice. To create a chic monochromatic look, the content creator pairs the ensemble with a raffia tote bag and espadrille thong sandals that complement the theme.



Vera Van Erp proves that less is more with an exquisite brown dress that gracefully accentuates her curves, accompanied by tastefully minimal accessories. Her ensemble effortlessly combines a straw hat, a practical raffia tote bag, and comfortable espadrille wedge sandals, which can be easily recreated and packed into your luggage.



Lucy adds a touch of elegance to her beach outfit with the Charlot chain strap bag. The content creator appreciates both the style and practicality that the Charlot bag offers – with its ideal size, it effortlessly accommodates all of her daily essentials while maintaining a fashionable allure.



Fiona effortlessly embodies the essence of summer fashion with a timeless combination of a classic white t-shirt and denim shorts. The content creator elevates her ensemble with the Charlot bag, which exudes an air of sophistication and refinement. Complementing her polished look are the matching espadrille flats. With their thick and sturdy soles, they are versatile enough to conquer any terrain.



Inject a vibrant and refreshing burst of colour into your ensemble like Dheviana Bena with the Ashby raffia curved handle bag. This eye-catching bag boasts mint green trimming that serves as a captivating detail against its neutral-toned raffia texture, resulting in a striking visual contrast.



Karen Beh embraces a chic beach-ready look with an all-white ensemble accompanied by raffia-themed accessories. Among her carefully chosen items are the striped handle tote bag – its spacious design ensures you have everything you need at hand. To complete her stylish beach outfit, the content creator opts for ankle-strap espadrille flats. Allowing you to traverse any destination with ease, they are the perfect footwear choice for your summer adventures.



Looking to replicate Sienna's flawless beach-ready style? Enhance your bikini and beach dress ensemble with woven accessories, including a knitted sculptural tote bag and espadrille thong sandals. These chic pieces not only exude style but also offer practical functionality.



Valentina Marzullo knows how to add a vibrant touch to her all-white outfit by incorporating the knitted sculptural tote bag in a striking green hue. Complemented by her halter neck dress and espadrille thong sandals, this summer-friendly ensemble radiates an aura of readiness for any seaside or beach adventures that come her way.



White is a popular colour choice when it comes to beach or seaside fashion, as it creates a stunning visual contrast with the deep blue sea. In this instance, Wen Yi Teong exudes confidence in a cut-out toga dress that beautifully accentuates her curves. The content creator completes her elegant ensemble with the perfect finishing touches—the knitted sculptural tote bag and espadrille thong sandals.



Mattie Gouman showcases the versatility of the knitted sculptural tote bag, proving it to be the ultimate beach companion. Its spacious design allows you to effortlessly fit all your essentials, such as towels and a change of clothes. What's more, the bag is equipped with both top handles and shoulder straps, granting you the freedom to switch up your style and carry it according to your preference.



Embrace the timeless elegance of a beautiful white co-ord during the summer, just like the ruffled halter top and fringe detail dress that Vira is sporting here. To infuse additional texture and create a visually striking look, the content creator incorporates woven accessories into her outfit with the knitted sculptural tote bag and espadrille thong sandals.



Maria achieves a timeless summer look for the city by combining a white lightweight cotton blouse with a black miniskirt. The Charlot chain strap bag adds a sleek and elegant edge to her outfit. To elevate the ensemble further and introduce a resort-chic element, the content creator completes her look with the ankle-strap espadrille flats in matching black.



To beat the heat in the city, Phoebe opts for a sleeveless crop top paired with a diaphanous white skirt, creating a striking contrast against the city sidewalks. She complements her outfit with the Ashby raffia tote bag and raffia slide sandals, infusing a touch of summertime charm into her ensemble and epitomising effortless elegance.

Women’s Ashby raffia curved handle bag and espadrille thong sandals, as seen on Kezia Cook - CHARLES & KEITH

Mia Croft


Linen clothing and woven accessories are a popular choice among fashion-forward trendsetters, particularly for creating chic summertime outfits. Mia Croft is no exception, as she embraces this trend with her own unique twist. She completes her strapless linen co-ord with the Ida knitted tote bag in black to create a striking visual contrast.



Embracing the timeless allure of the classic black and white combination, content creator Knott exudes elegance in her ensemble. She dons a sleeveless black dress, accessorising it with the chic Ashby raffia tote bag and stylish espadrille thong sandals to infuse a touch of summer charm into her look.



Melody Tan pays homage to the beauty of the natural world with a flowy zebra print maxi dress, which not only keeps her cool but also exudes chic sophistication. To complement her look with an organic resort touch, the content creator pairs the outfit with a knitted sculptural tote bag and espadrille thong sandals.



The strapless jumpsuit stands as a true summer style staple, exclusively reserved for those sunny days. Lolita Masagutova brightens up her ensemble with the stylish raffia tote bag and espadrille wedges. The combination creates a refined and polished look, elevating her outfit to a whole new level of chic.



With its sleek rectangular silhouette and minimal detailing, the Charlot chain strap bag is the perfect accessory for everyday wear, imparting stylish structure to your overall look. Drawing inspiration from this modern piece, content creator Gabriella Smith elevates her style with a short suit, creating a polished outfit that transitions seamlessly from desk to dinner.

Women’s striped handles raffia tote bag and espadrille wedges, as seen on Ceci - CHARLES & KEITH



As seen on content creator Ceci, the white dress is a timeless summer favourite. The addition of woven accessories to her ensemble further enhances her look, exuding an air of effortless elegance and ease. If you, like Ceci, want a height boost without sacrificing comfort, reach for the stylish espadrille wedges from our Summer 2023 collection.



Putri looks undeniably chic in a linen white dress, perfectly capturing the essence of summer. She pairs the dress with espadrille wedges in a matching colour to elevate her overall look. To add a bold and vibrant touch, the content creator completes her outfit with the Ashby raffia tote bag in a striking yellow hue, reminiscent of the blazing sun in the summer heat.

Women’s striped handles raffia tote bag and espadrille wedges, as seen on Dayna - CHARLES & KEITH



For effortless elegance, Dayna pairs an off-shoulder dress with a sophisticated dark brown finish with matching espadrilles. She puts the perfect finishing touch on her ensemble with the raffia tote bag. Not only does this bag exude style, but it also proves to be highly practical with its capacity to hold her everyday essentials and more.

Women’s Ashby raffia curved handle bag and Tali leather braided slides, as seen on Sabina De La Cruz - CHARLES & KEITH



Content creator Sabina De La Cruz dons a chic tube top and matching skirt co-ord to stay cool in the summer heat. She adds a delightful pop of colour to her outfit with the Ashby raffia curved handle bag in pink, allowing the eye-catching design to shine and making her warm-weather ensemble truly captivating.