The swinging fifties are back, and gingham is making an appearance for a stylish and feminine look. With an array of ever cherished tartan and knitted delights, we are sure to flaunt these incredibly cool vintage fashions! What's more, the cuts are simple and easy to make. The perfect collection for an easy-breezy summer and impromptu jaunts along the coast. Smocking, large buttons, and charming details further this fun vintage design while ensuring utmost comfort. Attire fit for the beach!  


Breezy Gingham!

Les vichys aériens !  - burda style


Embrace the totally retro look with these easy to wear and incredibly alluring gingham pattern pieces. To the left, the side-button summer dress in gingham waffle weave is ideal for any summer day. Oh-so-nostalgic with its thick straps, high inlaid waist, and placket adorning delightfully oversize buttons. To the right, splotches of yellow weave between black and white checkerboard—how funky! This viscose frock ties together a high-waist skirt and deep V-neck bust for a laid-back look. Slip on some white tennis to add a bit of spirit to this lovely summer style!


Trendy Tartan

Les carreaux     - burda style


Light, flowy, and casual are synonymous with these tartan models. The champion of patterns, tartan adds structure and easy prestige to even the most simple of pieces thanks to a dash of colour and gorgeous design. Don the elastic-neckline blouse with pretty balloon sleeves found at the left for an impeccable impromptu look. The dusty pink tartan is so classic and feminine! The seersucker slacks to the right are also to die for. Simple and efficient with fun pockets, wear these for a long stroll along the beach or for an afternoon of sipping fresh fruit juice with friends. The elastic waist ensures utmost comfort.


Trendy Patterns

Les imprimés tendances  - burda style


This gingham skirt is a variation on the fifties style thanks to the modern touch of embellished yellow flowers. Buttons along the front ornament this darling midi-length model with matching sash. Pair with the incredibly elegant ballerina top for a truly graceful look. The wide V-cut back is decorated with two simple bows. Catch the retro wave with this Hawaiian-inspired blouse with exotic print to the right. This buttoned top with dainty breast pocket and delicately frilled sleeves make it easy to throw over your swimsuit for a pleasant beach look.


Laic-back Chic

Décontraction chic - burda style


Easy-going chic is the word for these irresistibly comfortable cuts. Femininity is not negotiated with this relaxed and stylish look! The navy blue pencil skirt to the left is a perfect example of low-key sophistication. The adjustable zipper running along the tri-coloured bands give a sporty feel to this classic cut. Wear as a high-waist wonder or adopt this creative combo with tied white shirtwaist! The pastel jacquard box jacket to the right is this summer’s must-have. Pair it with any attire for elegance guaranteed. The large rounded collar, front pockets, and slit sleeves are superb additions to this incredibly handsome jacket.


Knitted delights!

Top en tricot ! - burda style


Knitwear enters the scene for the summer season. This top is bright and fresh as a result of its jovial yellow cotton yarn. We love its crochet-inspired hemstitch embellishment! Flaunt it with a totally trendy gingham pattern for a great summertime look!