FOR COLOUR TRY: Find pretty purple thong sandals
at Next; green thong sandals
from J by Jasper Conran at Debenhams, or a whole array of cute coloured thong sandals
TRY: Next purple thong sandals
, pounds 18; J by Jasper Conran green thong sandals
, pounds 25 at Debenhams; Warehouse coloured thong sandals
, from pounds 15.
50, Per Una at Marks & Spencer; Multi-colour kaftan pounds 149, Jaeger, 0845 521 0495; Studded thong sandals
pounds 30, Faith, 0845 880 1195
Statement shoes and accessories, including satin bow courts, raffia espadrille wedges which are ideal for holidays and flat thong sandals
together with colourful patent day bags provide the essential finishing touches to any summer outfit.
99, from River Island' T-shirt, pounds 90, from Ed Hardy at Brownns' denim thong sandals
, pounds 45, from Replay at USC' bag, pounds 19, from Zara' ON THE BEACH.
Picture: JOE BAILEY FLORAL PRINT: Shirley Thompson wears summer dress (pounds 15), gold thong sandals
(pounds 10), necklace (pounds 5) and bag (pounds 12).
Black bustier, pounds 80, Catwalk Collection, top, pounds 15, Kiah, green skirt, pounds 85, Amelia Ayewan, bracelet, pounds 15, all from Ad Hoc (020 7376 8829); black thong sandals
, pounds 19.
Black jet stretch bracelets from Crissy Galleries; wax flower halo from Yellow Bird Antiques; leather thong sandals
from Foxy Lady; leopard print collar and leash and "bone" bag from Wet Noses.
Nine West has pink diamante thong sandals
for pounds 60 and an open toe sandal for pounds 60.
Gold and leather beaded thong sandals
, pounds 60, Office.
pick up this season's nautical style with the Cherokee range at Tesco where this navy and white top is pounds 10, white capri trousers are pounds 1 5 and thong sandals
are pounds 12.
Early in the season wear with tan boots and in the summer swap for jewelled thong sandals