No longer reserved for Wednesday's and nostalgic Insta-captions. Hot pink is having a hot moment RN and these are the pieces to invest in.
Ask our Editors and they’ll all tell you that if there was ever an optimum time to wear hot pink. It would be now. Hot pink is having a joyous moment. Playfully balancing out the neutral aesthetic we’ve all grown quite fond of whilst also providing a fuss-free way to punch up monochrome looks and instantly warm up your wardrobe.
After what feels like a lifetime in loungewear through the various lockdowns a hot pop of punchy, bold and vibrant colour is exactly what we need to zhuzh things up. Brighter and richer than the beloved soft millennial colour, think of a gum wheel of Hubba Bubba and that’s the exact shade you’re after.
As the season and our wardrobes begin to change it’s a tone that neither we, the designers or the high street can quite get away from. The Spring/Summer 2021 collections were awash with rich shades of pink, from barely-there blush rose to shocking cerise. the hot hue isn’t set to disappear anytime soon.
With Carey Mulligan stepping out in a hot pink ‘Revenge Barbie‘ gown by Valentino at The Met Gala last week, referencing the pop icon of Barbie with the Met’s In America theme. The exuberant and playful aesthetic is set to stay.
From voluminous mini dresses to tonal lingerie and floral midis here’s how our Marie Claire Edit ambassadors and Editors have been styling the trend. Keep scrolling to see our Edit of the best hot pink bubblegum pieces to shop now.
An elevated wardrobe staple, the tailoring and cut-out detail on this dress give it such an edge. Wear yours to brunch with the girls.
Ideal for transitioning out of top-to-toe loungewear and easing into partial loungewear. Pair with an oversized shirt for running errands.
Our Editors can't get enough of Bea Bongiasca's pieces. These asymmetric pair are crafted to resemble tropical flowers and hand painted in two different shades of glossy pink enamel.
We might very well have found the perfect summer dress just in time for the next heatwave...fingers crossed!
Nothing encapsulates effortless quite like an asymmetric cropped cardigan. Style solo or layer over a tonal rollneck.
If you saw these on your friend you'd never believe they were under £50 from Zara. A true gem.
Flowing and fashion forward a pleated skirt adds great texture to a look. Go one step further and pair with a tonal Intarsia knit.
The ultimate transitional piece. Ideal for styling with sleeves rolled up and paired with sandals in summer. Or, with a rollneck layered under and chunky boots as the temperature cools.
Treat yourself to this gloriously flattering body. Too pretty to reserve for nighttime, wear yours to underpin a blazer of silk shirt.
The most universally flattering silhouette in the most universally appealing hue. Move quickly these sunnies are sure to sell-out.
We recommend sizing up for an even more oversized fit. Temper its volume with tailored trousers.
Perfect for pairing with tailoring and pyjamas alike. We challenge you to find a more perfect shoe.
Some tops are simply better than others. This is one of them.
Sustainable, tick. Cosy, tick. It's all anyone asks from a jumper and Pangaia always deliver.
The (literally) elevated trainer, pair yours with leggings for winter walks and vintage straight leg jeans for that coveted 90s aesthetic.
Noone does cashmere quite like Marks & Spencer. We'll take one in every colour, please.
An easy way to incorporate colour into your look without committing too heavily to your wardrobe.
The easiest way to add joy to your workout? Bold leggings.
It's all in the details, so make them count.
Size up for a more relaxed oversized fit and pair with denim on the weekends.
The perfect conversational knit for your return to the office. Layer yours over a shirt and pair with minimal gold hoops.
Top off your look with a pop of pink. Ideal for pairing with a cosy camel Borg coat as the temperature cools.
Fluid, playful and practical. Wear yours to the beach with a bikini or to brunch with an oversized shirt and muted trench.
Step out in style this season in Chlöe's brand new Betty boots. The chunky sole tempers their pretty hue.
Every well edited wardrobe contains at least one piece of Uniqlo's cult HeatTech. The technology (and hue) is phenomenal - you're never too hot or too cold. Genius.
Update your go-to denim with a pair of pink jeans. Perfect for pairing with camisoles and Breton's now and chunky knits later.
We're undecided whether it's the pairing of the chain or the colour but we're obsessed with JW Anderson's latest offering. Sized for just the essentials, carry yours to brunch.
Frills, tick. Open back, tick. We might have found the prettiest party dress.